Joselyn Sanchez ‘16 (Santa Barbara, MA in Clinical Psychology) has been promoted to the adolescent treatment manager at the Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse’s Daniel Bryant Youth and Family Center locations in Santa Barbara and Santa Maria. In her new position, she will oversee a variety of services for clients ages 12 to 18, including supervising the drug and alcohol counselors, client assessment, and client treatment plans and medical necessities. Sanchez will also be providing direct client counseling. She is a licensed marriage and family therapist who worked as a school-based therapist for Franklin Elementary school. She also served as a therapist in Carpinteria Middle and High schools. Read more here.
PhD in Leadership and Change student Alicia Wargo recently participated in the National Summit for Courageous Conversations on Race, held in Washington, DC. Her session, “Abolishing Whiteness in Educational Spaces,” highlighted her expertise in equity-focused education, which supports school leaders and teams to serve young people through an anti-racist lens. Wargo is the Program Director of Leadership Development for the School Empowerment Network, where she brings her decades of experience in the field of education to create thriving schools and caring communities.