Prasad

Sangeeta Prasad

Address: Phillips Hall
801 22nd St. NW
Washington , District Of Columbia
20052
Email:
prasadsa@gwu.edu

Sangeeta Prasad is a practiving psychologist who is Senior Adviser and Facilitator at Kindred, a nonprofit dedicated to closing the opportunity gap through forging parent relationships across lines of class, race and language. Her areas of experience include early intervention to prevent the continuation of transgenerational trauma in families and cultural training focused on adapting psychological practive to better meet the needs of minority communitities for the past fifteen years. She has also supported the development of a domestic violence project in rural India through the non profit BREDS that utilizes a participatory action in model of community engagement since 2006. Dr. Prasad 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 The George Washington University. The daughter of Indian immigrants, Dr. Prasad grew up in a Telugu-English speaking household with her parents, grandmother and brother in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She currently resides in Washington D.C. with her husband and two daughters and is privileged to be part of the faculty of Human Services and Social Justice.

Education

B.A. Washington University in St. Louis

M.A. Harvard's Graduate School of Education

PhD George Washington University