A Home Within Profiles

AHW Volunteer Spotlight: Elizabeth Earnshaw, Philadelphia, PA Chapter

“It’s an amazing experience. It gives therapists the opportunity to truly use their skills to help those who have experienced trauma, who wouldn’t usually have access to this type of assistance. You get this support network, the consultation groups, and continued education.” Several years ago, when Elizabeth Earnshaw and her husband were getting married, instead…

AHW Volunteer Spotlight: Mary Haake, Alameda County, CA Chapter

by Emma Mears “You have a chance to offer your professional expertise, which is of high value. You get to contribute your time and make an impact in your community and repair inequalities that we are becoming more aware of in terms of privilege, class, and race. You get to learn and connect to somebody…

Vanessa Hernandez

AHW Volunteer Spotlight: Vanessa Hernandez, Alameda County, CA Chapter

“It is common for A Home Within clients to be unsure if we are going to be there for them long-term because they have made connections and lost them in the past. So just the idea that we are offering to be their therapists for as long as they want—that it’s in their control, not…

Sarah Campbell

AHW Volunteer Spotlight: Sarah Campbell, Alameda County, CA Chapter

by Emma Mears “My work with A Home Within is one of the most important parts of my private practice.” Sarah Campbell didn’t always know she wanted to work with adolescents. Following the birth of her second child, Sarah began exploring a career change, preferring not to return to her previous job in marketing. While…