- MSW, LICSW, Boston College School of Social Work
- B.A., Rutgers University
Katherine Germak, MSW, LICSW, is a social worker at the Wellesley Centers for Women, where she works with Tracy R.G. Gladstone, Ph.D., on the Depression Prevention Research Initiative. Katherine assists with a multi-site, federally funded trial comparing an internet-based depression prevention intervention and a group intervention for at-risk adolescents by enrolling and assessing participants in English and Spanish. She also conducts educational sessions and clinical assessments with middle and high school students as part of a depression screening program.
Prior to joining WCW, Katherine worked as a clinical social worker at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. She has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Rutgers University and a master of social work from Boston College School of Social Work. She is also fluent in Spanish and Italian.