Penn State Hershey ALS Clinic and Research Center - Our Team

Barbara Brunk Gascho, R.N., C.P.N.

Barbara Brunk Gascho, R.N., C.P.N.

Pastoral Care Counselor


  • Neurology

Contact Information:

  • Office Location: 30 Hope Drive

Biographical Information:

Barbara is a Registered Nurse, Certified Parish Nurse and Chaplain. She is a graduate of Rockingham Memorial School of Nursing, received Parish Nurse Certification from Messiah College, and trained in Clinical Pastoral Education at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. She had served in the ALS Clinic since 2001. Her focus is to offer spiritual care counseling to patients and families living with life threatening illness. She facilitates a monthly ALS resource support group and a monthly bereavement group.

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