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Massachusetts Children's Alliance hires first Executive Director
tom king photoTom King, Executive Director
Tom King, MSW, a native of Springfield and a graduate of the College of the Holy Cross and the Smith College School of Social Work, was recently the Assistant Director of Forensic Services for the Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS), overseeing statewide programming for individuals with psychiatric disabilities involved in the criminal justice system. Prior to this position, Tom was the Child Forensic Interviewer and the Multidisciplinary Team Coordinator for the Hampden County District Attorney's Office in Springfield, MA where he coordinated the efforts and services of law enforcement, the Department of Social Services, the DA's office and the Family Advocacy Center at Baystate Medical Center. During his tenure there, Tom distinguished himself as a statewide leader in the network of Children's Advocacy Centers in Massachusetts. He has over fifteen years in the mental health field working with children in a variety of settings. He is also an Adjunct Faculty at the University of Connecticut School of Social Work.

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