Shawn Pham

Shawn Pham, MSW, LSWAIC

Alumni & Family Liaison, Maryland

Shawn Pham graduated with his Bachelor of Social Work at George Mason University and Advanced Standing Master of Social Work at University of Washington. His experience ranges from working as a college readiness social worker for second-generation immigrants living in subsidized housing to working at culturally specific social work agencies as a counselor who specialized in racial identity, immigration, and cultural barriers. Shawn has training in the Expressive Arts Therapies, where he specializes in ceramic and visual arts. He takes pride in working with immigrant communities of color and incorporating the expressive arts therapies as an integral part of their healing. Shawn enjoys connecting the arts and teaching people the joy of play as he connects with different nonprofits to create various community workshops.