DMH + UCLA Prevention Center of Excellence
Casey Estorque received a BA in Psychology from the University of Texas and an EdM & MA from Teachers College, Columbia University. She is deeply committed to delivering culturally-responsive and trauma-informed education that supports community wellbeing. In particular, Casey is passionate about leveraging education to elevate social justice and support the mental health of youth in marginalized populations.
Before joining the COE team, Casey developed and facilitated family and community programming for low-income families at a mental health nonprofit organization, counseled at-risk youth in Harlem, NY, created social-emotional interventions for school-based digital learning programs, and conducted research in a variety of labs. She is excited to expand trauma and resilience-informed practices through her role at UCLA’s Prevention Center of Excellence.