Sangeeta Prasad is a psychologist at the Lourie Center for Children’s Social and Emotional Wellness and an adjunct Professor at George Washington University’s Human Services and Social Justice program. She works part-time for Kindred as a senior advisor and parent dialogue facilitator. Her areas of experience include early intervention to prevent the continuation of transgenerational trauma in families and cultural training focused on adapting psychological practice to better meet the needs of minority communities. Dr. Prasad’s experience in cultural training stems from training at the National Asian American Mental Health Institute and direct service work with members of disenfranchised communities over the past fifteen years, including as a clinician and bilingual pre-kindergarten teacher. She holds an undergraduate degree in Spanish and international studies from Washington University in St. Louis, a Masters in Risk and Prevention Counseling from Harvard’s Graduate School of Education, and a Doctorate in clinical psychology from George Washington University. The daughter of Indian immigrants, Sangeeta grew up in a Telugu-English speaking household with her parents, grandmother and brother in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She currently resides in Washington DC with her husband and two daughters.