Walkiria “Walki” Raposo, LCSW
Senior Social Worker, Musculoskeletal Institute
Social Worker, Integrated Behavioral Health
New York University Silver School of Social Work, MSW
Chestnut Hill College, BS, Criminal Justice and Sociology
Biography and Education
Walkiria “Walki” Raposo, LCSW, is a licensed clinical social worker in UT Health Austin’s Musculoskeletal Institute. She is also a part of UT Health Austin’s Integrated Behavioral Health team. With more than 10 years of experience, she specializes in trauma-informed care, cognitive behavioral therapy for chronic pain, solution-focused brief therapy, crisis intervention, and cognitive behavioral practices.
Walki Raposo earned her master’s in social work from New York University Silver School of Social Work and her bachelor’s in criminal justice and sociology from Chestnut Hill College. She has provided mental health services in a variety of settings, including school-based services, child welfare, community services, programs for survivors of intimate partner violence, sexual assault, stalking, legal advocacy, and health settings.
Walki Raposo’s clinical interests involves working with culturally and ethnically diverse populations. She is also a member of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) Texas Chapter.
- Adjustment to chronic illness and other health conditions
- Chronic Pain
- Culturally/ethnically diverse populations
- Crisis Intervention
- Individual and group therapy
- Life transitions
- Survivors of intimate partner violence
- Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Awards & Honors
- Phi Alpha Honor Society