Getting to Know Our Panelists and How They’ve Become Mental Health Experts (Live Recording) [IEP 047]
Our 4th Annual Panel Discussion and Silent Auction was a huge success! We’re so thankful for all the attendees, panelists, volunteers, sponsors, and supporters! The topic of our panel discussion was Building the Bridge Between Mental Health, School, and Learning, and we featured 4 amazing speakers who joined us to share their insight and expertise on this topic.
In this episode, we’re spending some time getting to know our 4 panelists a bit more and hearing about their journeys to their current positions as mental health experts.
Be sure to tune in for next week’s episode where we’re airing panel discussion in its entirety.
Our featured panelists:
Dr. Jeanette Morgan
Jeanette Morgan, L.E.P. is a Licensed Educational Psychologist with 15 years of special education experience, first as a Special Education Teacher and then as a School Psychologist. She has experience working with children with autism, developmental disabilities, emotional disturbances, hearing impairments, and learning disabilities. A B.A in Communicative Sciences and Disorders and her M.S. as an Education Specialist, along with her work experiences have provided a solid foundation for her assessment practices as an educational psychologist.
Dr. Koury is the Founder and Director of the Mind Health Institute, Newport Beach. He is a Board certified Child, Adolescent, and Adult Psychiatrist that seamlessly merges his impressive academic credentials with a warm and engaging demeanor. Dr. Koury is committed to educating his clients and families about their treatment in order to assist them in making the best decision regarding their ongoing care.
Grace holds a BA in Literature and Writing from UCSD, an MA in Marital and Family Therapy from USD, and an EdD from USC in Educational Leadership with an emphasis in Educational Psychology. She began her career with Fusion Academy when it was still in its humble beginnings. Grace has worked with diverse populations of students in various settings for over 20 years. Most recently, Grace opened the first replication of Fusion Academy in West Los Angeles and served as Head of School for four fantastic years. She is now focused on supporting Fusionites across the country in their quest to engage students in an excellent education.
Dr. Shuck is a faculty member in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of California at Irvine and the Executive Director, Child Development Center, Pediatrics
School of Medicine.
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