The Works Cards
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About The Works Cards
The Works Cards are cards that will help to not only heal, but educate others in areas in which they are not experts. The decks will range from young black professionals, hospice, grief, self esteem and more. These cards are to help heal the population, relieving stress one card at a time.
Kenshara Cravens, LMSW, CCM, LCDC, (CI), Ph.D(C)
Kenshara Cravens born and raised in La Marque, Texas is a social worker who works at United Healthcare as a service coordinator. With 5 years of experience Kenshara has worked in nursing homes, hospice, home health, and hospitals. Kenshara is also an adjunct professor with University of Texas at Arlington for 2 years. Kenshara takes interest in working with those who are need.
Kenshara being a first-generation college student has created a special place in her heart for the unknowns of the workplace. Over the years Kenshara has experienced different work issues that helped her to gain experience in handing those issue. Kenshara is currently working on her clinical license so that she can provide therapy independently.
Kenshara is currently is working on her Ph.D in social work at Walden University with a specialization in medical social work. Kenshara currently hold a Master’s and Bachelor’s degree in social work that was obtained at Stephen F Austin State University. Kenshara also holds her LCDC (CI) certification and is a notary public. Kenshara specializes in discharge planning, Medicaid, Medicare, minority issues, adjustment issues, and substance use disorders.
Ja’Quavia Demus, Med-CMHC, CDP, LBSW, LCDC, Ph.D (c)
Ja’Quavia Demus is a Houston native. Mrs. Demus started her collegiate career at Texas Southern University where she obtained a Bachelors of Liberal Arts degree in Social Work due to a passion for providing assistance to the community. Following this degree she obtained her license in the field. She continued her collegiate career at Lamar University with a Masters of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Mrs. Demus saw her love for helping those who struggled to help themselves. Ja’Quavia is currently pursuing a doctorate in Psychology, and has just completed a second masters degree in Psychology, with the goal of establishing a private counseling practice.
Ja’Quavia has a deep love for assisting the elderly community and has obtained her Certified Dementia Practitioner certification. Mrs. Demus is the cofounder of The Works Cards, which consist of a multitude of specialized card decks that assist in navigating life from a plethora of aspects. Mrs. Demus is the founder and CEO of Rescuing the Rainbow INC. a non profit organization geared towards assisting troubled LGBTQ youth. Ja’Quavia hopes to continue to provide tools that help others navigate their worlds more effectively through education and resources.
Ja’Quavia continues to have a strong passion in assisting the community and developing more programs to aid in positive change. Mrs. Demus hopes to continue expand her career in a way that will continue to educate and assist by way of hands on work with others.