Jamie Newell, MSW, LCSW is an oncology social worker and helps lead the program development of Compass palliative care services. The program’s goal is to help patients and their loved ones live well with cancer through additional symptom management and support. Dealing with the upheaval and uncertainty of cancer is no easy task. Jamie is committed to walking with her patients every step of the way. Offering counseling to address the emotional and spiritual health of patients, family members, and caregivers. She tries to bring clarity to issues and connect patients with critical resources. Jamie has particular expertise in helping parents navigate the complexities of parenting while dealing with their cancer diagnosis.Jamie says, “I am so moved by the grace and strength, as well as the vulnerability, that people have in dealing with this foreign world of cancer treatment. It’s an honor to be able to support them through this time.” Jamie loves spending her leisure time with her family and enjoying the outdoors.