Phone: (610) 363-6580, Ext. 24503

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science in Psychology (Temple University) Master of Social Work (Widener University) Home and School Visitor Certification- PK-12 (PA Department of Education) Specialization of Social Work and Trauma Practice Certification (Widener University) Licensed Social Worker (PA)

Cierra Martinez

Cierra Martinez is the Home and School Visitor, working with students in grades K-6 as well as the DCA (Downingtown Cyber Academy). She provides students and families with services regarding academic support, truancy prevention and proceedings, social, emotional, and behavioral support, homelessness, foster care, residency concerns, and exchange student coordination. She completed her Master in Social Work and Specialization in Social Work and Trauma Practice Certification at Widener University and has obtained her Home and School Visitor Certification from the PA Department of Education. Additionally, Cierra is a licensed social worker in the state of PA. 

Cierra has professional experience working in both outpatient mental health and educational settings with children, youth, and adults. As a Home and School Visitor, she sees how easily children are impacted by the situations they experience at the home, school, and community levels and believes that every child deserves the passion and compassion of a social worker. 

Prior to joining Pupil Services at DASD, Cierra worked as an Outpatient Therapist at Merakey of Sharon Hill (formerly NHS). Additionally, Cierra has provided individual therapy and emotional support group therapy at Southeast Delco School District specializing in the application of CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy).