Dr. Carolina Meza Perez will discuss how children and adolescents are affected when parents are exposed to their own traumatic experiences. She will review changes in behavior and age-appropriate behavior. There will also be some tips on increasing protective factors in children, adolescents, and young adults.
Dr. Meza Perez is the founder of Resilient Communities, a Las Vegas-based clinic focused on empowering and supporting communities to grow in adversity by providing quality, evidence-based mental health services, training, and workshops that are trauma-informed. She holds a doctorate in psychology from Alliant International University with an emphasis in multicultural and community psychology.