David McGinness, LCSW, OSW-C

Oncology Clinical Therapist

David is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 20 years’ experience in health and mental health. He joined the Life with Cancer staff as Hispanic Program Coordinator in January of 2011. He facilitates Spanish-language cancer support groups at the Life with Cancer center and at a site in Arlington, as well as several disease-specific cancer support groups, and a weekly series for men facing cancer. David also provides individual and family oncology counseling in English and Spanish in both inpatient and outpatient settings. He has interests in cultural aspects of the cancer experience, mind-body tools for wellness, and the effects of life-threatening illness on relationships. David received his BA in psychology in 1995 and MSW in 2001, both from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.