Student Support Services
Areas of Specialization & Professional Interests
Bisrat is a licensed independent clinical social worker, who has spent his career providing crisis intervention and support to individuals and families in communities, behavioral health clinics, and hospital emergency room settings. Most recently Bisrat was the Area Program Manager for the Massachusetts Department of Children and Families in Springfield, MA. Prior to his work in child welfare, he served as Director of Young Adult Programs for Massachusetts Department of Mental Health and Director of Mental Health Program at Suffolk County House of Corrections. Bisrat is passionate about supporting the emotional and intellectual development of young adults; in addition to his clinical work he teaches social work courses at Bridgewater State University and Elms College in Chicopee, MA.
Boston College, MSW in Clinical Social Work
Boston College, MA in Pastoral Ministry
He loves sports and being outside with his two children, Hannah and Jacob.