Dr. Gladys González-Ramos, MSW '77, PhD '85
Dr. Gladys González-Ramos is an associate professor at the New York University Silver School of Social Work and adjunct associate professor of neurology at the New York University School of Medicine. She received her master's and doctoral degrees in social work from NYU. She holds a certificate in psychoanalytic psychotherapy with adults from The Institute for Mental Health Education and a certificate in psychoanalytic psychotherapy with children and families from The Postgraduate Center for Mental Health.
Dr. González-Ramos is a consultant to the National Parkinson Foundation (NPF) on national educational and outreach initiatives. Along with Ruth Hagestuen (RN, MA), she serves a co-director of Community Partners for Parkinson Care (CPP), a national community outreach program that seeks to form national and community-based partnerships to raise awareness and help medically underserved families to access specialty medical care. She has received awards for her work from the NYC chapter of the NASW/Latino Social Work Task Force, the Florida Movement Disorder Society and the Puerto Rican Family Institute.