Marissa Block

Director of Geriatric Care Management

Marissa Block has been our Director of Geriatric Care Management since 2015. Since joining the Neighborhood House, Marissa has also served as the Assistant Director of Social Services at the Center @ Lenox Hill Neighborhood House and as a Supervising Social Worker in our Geriatric Care Management program. Previously Marissa worked as the Associate Manhattan Regional Director at the Institute for Family Health. Marissa is a graduate of Clark University and received her MSW from Columbia University School of Social Work. Marissa was trained in Cognitive Behavior Therapy at the Beck Institute in Philadelphia and is certified in Problem Solving Treatment, Motivational Interviewing and as a Suicide Prevention Trainer through LivingWorks.

Photo: Philip Mauro