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Thuy Tran, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Thuy Tran

Thuy came to Children’s Health Council with over 10 years of experience working with children, youth, and families in various capacities. She has a passion to promote the integration of individual, family, and community healing. Before coming to CHC, Thuy was a Social Worker and Foster Family Agency Administrator working with minors who are Refugees, Asylees, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS) recipients or Victims of Human Trafficking. She provided case management services, which included but not limited to, meeting the medical, educational, and mental health needs of her clients. As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Thuy hopes to offer mental and behavioral health services to those facing unprecedented challenges with transitions or individuals coping with trauma, depression, ADHD, anxiety and/or learning differences.


  • MSW, Emphasis on Interpersonal Practice and Children and Youth in Families and Society, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • BA, Business Management Economics with a minor in Education, University of California, Santa Cruz


  • California Board of Behavioral Sciences – Licensed Clinical Social Worker #LCSW 65199

Professional Affiliations

  • Member of the South Bay Coalition to End Human Trafficking


  • Vietnamese

Recent Presentations

  • “People Places Parenting Skills Training – ABC Model”, San Jose, May 2015
  • “The Impact of Trauma on Brain Development”, San Jose, January 2015
  • “New Placement Under Assembly Bill 12”, San Jose, January 2015
  • “Challenges and Best Practices for Working with Unaccompanied Minors,” The 12th Annual Freedom Network Anti-Trafficking Conference, San Francisco, April 2014