Cassandra Plascencia, MSWAbout

Cassandra is a social worker at Ohana. Although she has lived in many parts of California, her ohana is Monterey County. She has experience working in mental health, adoption and permanency, and services with at-risk youth, including mentorship, wraparound services, therapeutic behavioral services, and short-term residential therapeutic programs. Cassandra received her bachelor’s degree in psychology from Humboldt State University and her master’s degree in social work from California State University, Monterey Bay. She has a strong interest in social justice that permeates her personal and professional life. In her free time, Cassandra enjoys nurturing her relationships and spending quality time with her pets and loved ones.


  • MA, Social Work, California State University, Monterey Bay
  • BA, Psychology, Humboldt State University