Michaeleen (Micki) Burns, Ph.D., is the Chief Clinical Officer at Judi's House and JAG Institute (JH/JAG). She is a Licensed Psychologist with 17 years of experience providing assessment and therapeutic support to families facing adversity. In her work, she has witnessed the lasting, negative impact of unaddressed grief. She is dedicated to ensuring that appropriate services are available for all and to raising childhood bereavement to a level of critical public health importance. She oversees JH/JAG's core initiatives: ”Direct Service, Evaluation and Research, and Training and Education” that work towards the JH/JAG vision that no child should be alone in grief.
Mental Health America understands that racism undermines mental health. Therefore, we are committed to anti-racism in all that we do. This means that we pledge to work against individual racism, interpersonal racism, and institutional racism in all their forms.