Ms. Linda Embry directs mental health services for the Educational Alliance, an agency that serves young children through older adults in lower Manhattan. Her clinical practice and supervision have focused on children and families in outpatient treatment, child welfare, and residential treatment. At Educational Alliance, Ms. Embry developed and restructured outpatient mental health and child welfare programs, and co-founded a citywide roundtable on the treatment of adolescents and families dealing with trauma and sexual abuse. Partnering with state agencies, as well as hospital and university researchers, she has brought evidenced-based programming to parent engagement, parent-child attachment, child disruptive behavior, and childhood sexual abuse and trauma. Ms. Embry earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of California at Los Angeles, and her master’s degree from the University of Southern California.