BiographyHeather Riley, L.I.C.S.W, is a social worker at the UW Neighborhood Ravenna Clinic.
Riley strives to provide a comfortable and safe place for people to share their struggles and to celebrate the big and small successes along the way. She believes it is important for people to have a place to feel heard and validated.She enjoys meeting new people, hearing their stories, and helping them make sense out of issues they are facing. She believes in meeting people where they are at and helping them develop meaningful and achievable goals to get them on their way towards a better future.
Riley received her medical education at the UW.
Personal InterestsMs. Riley enjoys playing soccer, cooking, eating, camping, traveling, hanging out at coffee shops, and spending time with her husband and two kids. She looks forward to the day when her kids are old enough that she will get a chance to watch a non-animated movie.
Acute illness and injury, Behavioral healthcare, Children's care, Chronic disease management
University of Washington
Medical Education, 2007, Social Work