Dr. Shanita Brown
Dr. Shanita Brown is a board-certified licensed professional counselor, speaker, adjunct professor, and trainer that fosters transformative and empowering dialogue about various forms of intimate partner violence (particularly, Black teens and women) and mental health wellness. She is a trauma specialist with over 20 years of experience in the mental health field, serving various populations, including community mental health agencies, schools, and colleges.
Dr. Brown’s extensive work in intimate partner violence includes service with the NC Domestic Violence Taskforce and Board of Directors for the NC Coalition Against Sexual Assault. She has authored scholarly articles, received numerous awards, and been featured in media outlets and guests on podcasts.
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