Rose Gousse

Rose joined the The Guardianship Project (TGP) in February 2018. Rose received her bachelors degree in social work from York College-NY where she completed her field work in the Substance Abuse Intervention Division at Riker’s Island Correctional Facility. After graduation, she worked for Community Mediation Services, providing preventive social services to families at risk of relinquishing custody of their children to foster care and Georgia’s Place (a supportive housing program for the mentally ill and/or substance abusers). These experiences motivated her to augment her education by earning her master’s degree in social work at Columbia University with a concentration in Contemporary Social Issues in order to better serve the client’s in her care.