Caring Steps

About Cheyenne McCarter, LICSW

Cheyenne McCarter (she/her/hers) has been a practicing Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) for over twenty years. She has worked in public and private agencies in the Boston-Cambridge area and runs her own private practice, Caring Steps.

She is dedicated to helping her clients, their families, and others work together to achieve the best possible quality of life under the ever-changing conditions associated with aging and living with chronic medical and psychological challenges.



Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker since 1989

Certificates and Credentials

  • MAOA Mental Health & Aging Program Certificate, Institute for Geriatric Social Work, Boston University School of Social Work
  • Certified Advanced Social Work Case Manager, National Association of Social Workers
  • Member of the Aging Life Care Association (formally known as the National Association for Professional Geriatric Care managers )
  • Member of National Association of Social Workers


1984: B. A., The Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA.

1987: M.S.W., Smith College School for Social Work, Northampton, MA.

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Spin a Yarn Weave a Life

An award-winning program where art and healthcare overlap, created by Cheyenne and fellow artist, Catherine Tutter.