Deanna Friedland

Deanna Friedland joined Columbia Health in February of 2018. In her current role as Senior Coordinator at Disability Services, Deanna:

  • Serves on Student Case-Management team
  • Serves as Coordinator/Case-Manager for cohort of students with disabilities providing ongoing support, specialized services, and coordination of accommodations
  • Evaluates medical, psychological, and psycho-educational documentation to identify reasonable disability accommodations
  • Provides guidance to faculty, administrators and students regarding disability and accommodation issues;¬† works with instructors and academic departments to implement students' approved academic adjustments and accommodations

In her free time, Deanna enjoys going to the beach, traveling, and running. She is an avid reader and likes spending time with her family and friends.


  • M.S.W., Clinical Concentration, Rutgers University
  • B.S., Human Development & Family Studies, Minor in Psychology & Sociology,¬† Pennsylvania State University

Certifications and Licensure

  • Licensed Social Worker
  • School Social Work Certification