Social Work Internship Program Coordinator
Glenn is CancerCare’s Social Work Internship Program Coordinator, and he provides counseling to people coping with cancer and people who have experienced the loss of a loved one. Glen has been a field work instructor since 1999. He is a mentor in the Zelda Foster Mentorship Program in Palliative and End of Life Care at New York University (NYU) School of Social Work, an adjunct associate professor at NYU School of Social Work, and a clinical instructor for the Post-Masters End-of-Life Care Certificate Program at Smith College School of Social Work.
Meuche, G. (2017). An Uninvited Guest: Addressing Students’ Death Anxiety in Oncology Social Work Field Placement. Field Educator: Simmons School of Social Work, Volume 7(1), 1-7.
Meuche, G. (2016). Re-Imagining God: A Meditation on Existential Suffering at the End of Life. Journal of Social Work in End-of-Life and Palliative Care, 12(3), 236-238.
Meuche, G. (2015). Embracing the Oneness of All Things: A Personal Reflection on the Implications of Shamanism for Social Work Practice in End of Life and Palliative Care. Journal of Social Work in End-of-Life and Palliative Care, 11(1), 3-5.
Meuche, G., and Chi, M. When Death Comes Knocking at the Door: Honoring End-of-Life Work in a Social Work Field Placement. Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service, New York, New York, October 2016.
Meuche, G. Finding Meaning Amidst Meaninglessness: Addressing Existential Angst at the End of Life. Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service, New York, New York, April 2016.
Meuche, G. Loss and the Landscape of Grief and the Healing Process. Passaic County Community College, School of Nursing, Paterson, New Jersey, March 2012.
Meuche, G. Finding Meaning in the Meaninglessness: A Social Work Perspective on the Implications of Spirituality for Pain Management. Third Annual Conference of the New Jersey End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium, Rutgers University School of Nursing and Center for Professional Development, Atlantic City, New Jersey, March 2008.
Meuche, G. Spirituality as a Tool in Effective Pain Management. Association of Oncology Social Work, 22nd Annual Conference, Minneapolis, Minnesota, May 2006.
Meuche, G. The Social Worker as Shaman: A Voice of Hope and Healing. Association of Oncology Social Work, 20th Annual Conference, Washington, DC, May 2004.
Meuche, G. Traversing through Troubled Waters: A Cancer Survivor’s Journey through the Dark Night of the Soul. Bergen Community College, Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, Paramus, New Jersey, October 2002.
Glenn shares, “I try to simply be and do my best in the present moment knowing one day, the wheel will turn for me…”