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Esther Calzada

Dr. Esther Calzada is a clinical child psychologist, an associate professor of social work at The University of Texas at Austin and a fellow in the OpEd Project. Her program of research, focused on family and intergenerational processes and interventions, aims to reduce racial/ethnic disparities in mental health problems and academic achievement.

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OPINION: We must stop the criminalization of mental illness in schools

‘Our society is failing to effectively address the tremendous need for mental health supports for our children, my son included’