Elissa Brown (SHS 1986)

PSYCHOLOGIST, TREATING TRAUMATIZED CHILDREN

Dr. Brown is a psychology professor and licensed clinical psychologist who currently teaches at St. John's College of Arts and Sciences. Previously she was on the faculty of Mount Sinai School of Medicine and New York University School of Medicine. Outside of the classroom, she has studied the treatment of traumatized children and published widely on that subject. Elissa is the founder of the Bereavement Project, which she created following the tragic attack on the United States on 9/11.

Nicole’s list of exhibitions within the U.S. is so extensive that reading it would swallow the rest of this morning’s program.