Member Spotlight – Mary Beck
Mary Beck, LSW, C-ASWCM joined the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers (NAPGCM) in September 2014. She immediately became an active member of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter; attended their conference in September and joined the Public Relations committee. Mary holds an MSW degree from Millersville University and is a Licensed Social Worker (LSW). She holds certifications as a Certified Advanced Social Work Case Manager (C-ASWCM) from the National Association of Social Work and as a Certified Geriatric Care Manager from the NAPGCM.
Mary is President of Beck Care Managers LLC located in Harrisburg, PA. Over many years, Mary worked as a social worker at all levels of care for the geriatric population: in a home health agency, in a skilled nursing home and at a hospice agency. She brings with her the skills of art therapy, discharge planning, coordinating family meetings, crisis intervention, family education, and patient advocacy using a strengths-based perspective. Mary is respected in the health care community as being reliable, dependable and knowledgeable in the geriatric field.
Mary lives in Harrisburg with her husband of 15 years and their Bernese mountain dog. In her spare time she enjoys being with her children and grandchildren, traveling, running, knitting and anything artsy. It has been enjoyable working with elders and their families as they transition into the next step in their journey.