Company/Organization/Educational Entity: Children's Institute, Inc. (CII)
Bio: Dr. Sosna is Chief Program Officer for the Children’s Institute, Inc., one of the largest organizations of its kind in Los Angeles, using a two-generation model to address the needs of families who have experienced significant trauma. Previously, he has held executive management roles with large private non-profit agencies in Los Angeles. Prior to his work with non-profit agencies he was Assistant Director for Santa Barbara County Alcohol, Drug and Mental Health Services. In addition, he was a Senior Training, Policy and Research Associate, and later Deputy Director, at the California Institute for Mental Health, a California-based training center.