Betty J. Mizek, LICSW, LCSW-C
Betty J. Mizek, LICSW, LCSW-C is a licensed clinical medical social worker and founder and President of the Care Management Group, LLC an organization serving the greater Washington, D.C. area, Maryland and Virginia since 2008. Care Management Group is dedicated to providing quality care management services to seniors and their families. Ms. Mizek has over 20 years of experience in providing health care and aging care management services. Her specialties include crisis management, oversight of complex medical cases, managing caregivers, and providing successful interventions for clients with behavioral health issues. She also has expertise in working with the unique dynamics of older couples. The management and monitoring of challenging cases and advocacy on behalf of these clients is an integral part of her aging practice.
We are the agency to call when you can no longer manage on your own and when your interventions or those on behalf a family member are not successful. No case is too difficult for us to take on and we believe that even the most challenging circumstances can improve. We have a proven track record of assisting and changing the situation for the better when other providers have given up. We have strong relationships with medical providers and local hospitals in the area and with these established relationships can move quickly to provide appropriate interventions. Our core belief is no case is hopeless. and if given the opportunity with time and the appropriate living situation and support all lives can stabilize and improve.
Chris Crabill, LICSW, LCSW-C
Chris Crabill is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Maryland and Washington D.C. with over twenty five years of experience. .Prior to joining Care Management Group she worked in a long term care and rehabilitation facility which often involved issues of loss, depression, anxiety and dementia. She also worked with seniors with substance abuse issues residing at the long term care facility providing evaluations and developing treatment plans.. She has extensive experience with available community resources. She has also worked with provided case management and counseling to young adults and their families in an early intervention prevention program for at risk youth. She has a BSW from University of Maryland in Baltimore County and a MSW from University of Maryland in Baltimore.
Alison Shields, LGSW
Alison Shields joined Care Management Group, LLC in 2019 as an Eldercare Consultant, bringing extensive knowledge of local aging resources to the team. She previously served as Information and Referral/Intake Specialist for Iona Senior Services and Community Case Manager for Seabury Resources for Aging. Prior to pursuing her graduate degree, Alison was a Senior Analyst with the congressionally chartered National Academy of Public Administration. In that role, she participated in congressionally mandated studies of government agencies, including the Corporation for National and Community Service and U.S. Department of Energy.
Alison holds a master’s of Social Work degree from The Catholic University of America and a bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Loyola University New Orleans. In her spare time, she enjoys exploring her home of Washington, DC with her daughter and husband.