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Social Workers

Being diagnosed with cancer can be a very stressful time for you and your family. We are here to support you during this difficult time.

Kelly B. Huey, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C
Director of Integrative Services & Social Work


Kelly is a licensed clinical social worker. She graduated from Arizona State University with a Masters Degree in Social Work and also received her Bachelors of Social Work from ASU. She has over 27 years of health care experience. She has worked as a medical social worker assisting patients in oncology, palliative care and hospice. She is credentialed with many insurance companies to provide counseling services. She has her certificate as an oncology social worker from the Association of Oncology Social Workers. “I am privileged and honored to work and be involved in people’s lives during their difficult times.”

Jessica Wells, LMSW
Social Worker for East Valley Offices

Jessica is a Licensed Master Social Worker who graduated from Arizona State University with a Masters Degree in Social Work in 2011.  Jessica also received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, as well as a Bachelor of Science in Justice Studies from Arizona State University.  She has 12 years experience in the following sectors: child welfare, general pediatrics, pediatric intensive care, pediatric hematology/oncology, and the acute mental health/behavioral healthcare setting.  Jessica’s passion for working with patients and families whose lives have been affected by cancer is fueled by her own personal cancer journey.  She is a firm believer in “meeting the patient where they are at while providing patient-centered care.”

Nicole McCallister, MSW

Social Worker for West Valley Offices

Nicole McCallister is a Master Social Worker.  Nicole received her Master’s in Social Work from Arizona State University in August 2017.  She received her Bachelor’s in Criminal Justice Studies in April 2003 from Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids, MI.  Nicole has spent the last 15 years working with children and families in the child welfare system of Arizona.  She completed a social work internship with Ironwood under the supervision of Kelly Huey from August 2016 through May 2017.  Nicole has volunteered with Ironwood’s breast cancer support group in Scottsdale after her internship was complete.  Nicole is looking forward to working with cancer patients and their families in hopes of supporting positive change to those in need.

Services offered:

Coping with your Diagnosis

Caregiver Support

Community Resource Referrals

Individual and Family Counseling

Advance Directives

Support Groups

Assistance in Resolving Barriers to your Treatment


If you would like to meet with one of our Social Workers

please e-mail 

or call Integrative Services at 480-314-6660.

Our support groups and services are available to our patients and we encourage you to attend.

Here’s a list of our upcoming events.

Please Note: Social Work Services are for Ironwood patients and caregivers only.