Anne Tapia, MSW, LISW, serves as the Coordinator for the Regional Autism Advisory Council (RAAC) for Southwest Ohio.  In this role sheAnne Tapia Bio Pic, Hispanic female with long dark hairconnects stakeholders in the autism community to consider the needs, gaps, and opportunities  across the lifespan.  RAAC offers and promotes training opportunities to build capacity and expertise.

Anne also teaches as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Cincinnati in the School of Social Work.

Prior to these roles, Anne’s experience includes working with children and families within the child welfare, juvenile justice, developmental disability and mental health systems.  Her work has included developing, implementing and administering services within the home and school environments for children and young adults with intense needs, including individuals with dual diagnoses.  Anne has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from The Ohio State University and Masters in Social Work from the University of Cincinnati.  She is a licensed independent social worker in the state of Ohio.  She is proud to serve as a board member of the Autism Society Greater Cincinnati and the Wesley Foundation at the University of Cincinnati.

Contact Anne at anne.tapia@cchmc.org.