Sonja Shute and Christina DeSantis are participating in the Caregiver Smile Summit
Sonja and Christina are participating in the Caregiver Smile Summit.
Sonja is Senior Director of Presbyterian Senior Services’ Circle of Care program in New York City. Originally from Canada, Sonja received her Master of Social Work degree from Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty of Social Work, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Alberta. She joined the PSS Circle of Care team in 2017, and recently became the program’s Senior Director.
Christina is Co-Director. She received her Master of Social Work degree from Fordham University and a Bachelor of Social Work degree from Adelphi University. Upon graduating from Fordham Christina joined PSS Circle of Care as a Care Consultant and recently became the Co-Director of the program.
Their topic is: “Start with YES: Using the Techniques of Improvisational Comedy and Empathy to Improve Caregiver Communications”