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Penny DeCou, LCSW

Penny DeCou, LCSW

Provider Type: Social Worker

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    General Summary

    Penny Decou is a licensed clinical social worker with a focus on medical social work. She has specialized in oncology for the last six years through her work with the American Cancer Society, Cancer Connection and Texas Oncology.  Penny participates in speaking engagements with local colleges and LIVESTRONG, is a regular contributer to Cancer Connection's publication "The Inspirer" and is on the professional board of advisors for the Cancer Support Community of Central Texas.


    Penny received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Melbourne in Australia and her Master of Social Work degree from the University of Illinois-Chicago.

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    Accolades & Memberships

    She is a member of the Association of Oncology Social Workers and National Association of Social Workers.

    Community Service