Cassie Hensley, MSW
- Police Social Worker | Alexandria Police Department, Kentucky
Cassie Hensley, MSW is a Police Social Worker at the Alexandria Police Department in Northern Kentucky. She earned her MSW in 2019 from Northern Kentucky University and worked as a mental health therapist before joining the police department in 2019. She has worked with multiple law enforcement agencies within Northern Kentucky, completing practicums with police social workers throughout her educational career.
Law Enforcement Track: Merging Operations
The group will elaborate on the internal collaboration between PSWs and LEOs. The panelists will discuss the referral process and on-scene collaboration, utilization of PSWs on negotiations, officers’ experiences with integrating PSWs into the department and how PSWs can ease the transition into the department.