Meet Past Scholars

Loan Nguyen

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Class of 2002

Job Title: Psychotherapist
CT Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services

Captain, CT Army National Guard, Behavioral Health Team

Hometown: West Hartford

Community Service: Mentor with Nutmeg Big Brother Big Sisters and the Asian Mental Health Collective, American Savings Foundation Board of Directors and Scholarship Committee.

Fun Fact: I am cross-dominant. I write and shoot with my right hand but kick and throw with my left.

Hobby: Crossfit and baking


Bachelors of Arts, Psychology, University of Connecticut

Masters of Social Work, University of Connecticut

I serve as a CPT/Behavioral Health Officer within the CT Army National Guard and promote all aspects of mental health. In my leisure, I am committed to community involvement and participate in various volunteer programs as a mentor. Also, as a proud two-time UConn alumna, I was newly elected to join the UConn School of Social Work Alumni Board of Champions.

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