Celina Sooksatan is the Grants Associate at the Dana Foundation. She performs administrative oversight of current grants, and handles part of the processes for potential grantee applications. Ms. Sooksatan also takes on occasional graphic design projects and writing assignments for the Foundation’s Communications team.
Working Through Trauma and PTSD
A recent Brainwave event welcomed Oscar-nominated actress Rosie Perez to speak with a psychotherapist about the ways in which trauma can be unraveled and reckoned with.
A Lot on the Mind: Autism
The second event of a three-part series called, “A Lot on the Mind,” focused on autism spectrum disorder, which currently affects 1 in 59 people.
Mindfulness for the Developing Brain
In her work with children, NYU's Meriah DeJoseph uses simple techniques to teach them about mindfulness and their brains.