Doctor R.C. in the news

Doctor RC has made newsworthy positive impacts for the social worker community within the state of Georgia. Below is a collection of what people are saying about Doctor RC:

National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc.Dr. RC named as Unsung Heroines Award recipient
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[Dr. RC's] service and positive impact in the community exemplify the qualities that our Chapter seeks to recognize in our Honorees[...].
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Vorhees CollegeDr. RC is inducted into the Hall of Fame
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Vorhees College is pleased to announce the induction of Doctor Terriyln Rivers-Cannon into their Hall of Fame.
 
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The GRIND Spotlight [VIDEO]Dr. Terrilyn Rivers-Cannon is in the GRIND Entrepreneur Network Spotlight
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"Terriyln has had a spotlight - Press Release for CUTV News Radio in 2017 that was followed by a featured interview on – December 1st that provided her with an opportunity to discuss her nonprofit organization K.A.T.I.E...."

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Marc MedleyThe reading Circle
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Dr. Terriyln C. Rivers-Cannon Appears on The Reading Circle with Marc Medley [VIDEO]

Georgia District 43Dr. RC Congressionally Recognized
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"As a social worker, Terriyln Rivers-Cannon has spent nearly 20 years providing a voice for those who need it most. In April the Savannah native made history becoming the first Georgian and African American to be recognized as the National School Social Worker of the Year by the School Social Workers Association of America....."

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Savannah Morning News
Savannah Morning NewsSavannah native honored for social work
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"As a social worker, Terriyln Rivers-Cannon has spent nearly 20 years providing a voice for those who need it most. In April the Savannah native made history becoming the first Georgian and African American to be recognized as the National School Social Worker of the Year by the School Social Workers Association of America....."

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GAE KNOW magazine - Summer 2019 edition
GAE KNOW magazine - Summer 2019 editionFirst Georgian, GAE Member named National School Social Worker of the Year
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"As a social worker, Terriyln Rivers-Cannon has spent nearly 20 years providing a voice for those who need it most. In April the Savannah native made history becoming the first Georgian and African American to be recognized as the National School Social Worker of the Year by the School Social Workers Association of America....."

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Women of Honor LIVE - Hosted by Beverly BlackEpisode Date: June 10, 2019
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"[Dr. Rivers-Cannon's] role is that of a child advocate, providing appropriate interventions and services that help an average of 2,500 children and families per year who are at risk for educational failure."

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Women of Distinction Magazine
Women of Distinction MagazineAtlanta Public Schools social worker best in her class
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"[Terriyln] ensures that the appropriate interventions as well as services are provided in order to guide those at risk for educational failure. Additionally Terriyln works as a change agent. By developing relationships with her students she encourages the necessity for change while recognizing and embracing the fact that each child transcends from various cultures and socio-economic backgrounds...."

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GPB Atlanta - NPR
GPB Atlanta - NPRTerrilyn Rivers-Cannon Is 2019 National School Social Worker Of The Year
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" Rivers-Cannon is the 2019 National School Social Worker of the Year. She's the first Georgian and African American to earn the national award, which she received for her work with kids at Booker T. Washington High School and Fickett Elementary School in Atlanta in addition to her leadership as president of the School Social Workers Association of Georgia..."

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Florida State University College of Social Work
Florida State University College of Social WorkAlumna Terrilyn Rivers-Cannon Named 2019 National School Social Worker of the Year
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"[Terriyln] is not only the first school social worker from Georgia, but is the first African American and African-American woman to receive this national recognition..."

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AJC
AJCAtlanta Public Schools social worker best in her class
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" [Terriyln Rivers-Cannon] is not only the first Georgian to hold [the title of National School Social Worker of the Year], she is also the first African American awarded the title from the School Social Workers Association of America..."

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Atlanta Public Schools
Atlanta Public SchoolsDr. Terriyln Rivers-Cannon Named 2019 National School Social Worker of the Year
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"Atlanta Public Schools is proud to announce that Dr. Terriyln Rivers-Cannon has been named the 2019 National School Social Worker of the Year by the School Social Workers Association of America (SSWAA) for her outstanding contributions to the profession of school social work...."

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4th Congressional DistrictApril 5 is Dr. Terriyln Rivers-Cannon Day
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United States Representatives Proclamation from U.S. Representative Henry “Hank” Johnson Jr. of the 4th Congressional District designates April 5th as Dr. Terriyln Rivers-Cannon Day. Read more
91.9 WCLK
91.9 WCLKThe Local Take Talks National Professional Social Work Month
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"Ms. Rivers-Cannon shares what a "day in the life" of a school social worker looks like, she explains that it will vary depending on the needs of your clients..."

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Georgia Department of Education
Georgia Department of EducationCelebrating School Social Workers
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"Georgia's own Dr. Terriyln Rivers-Cannon has been named National School Social Worker of the Year, by the School Social Work Association of America. Dr. Rivers-Cannon is a School Social Worker in the Atlanta Public School System..."

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Georgia State CapitolMarch 2019 - 2nd annual Legislative Day
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Doctor RC speaks before the Georgia House Senate Committee [VIDEO]