Pia Escudero

Pia Escudero, LCSW

As director of the Los Angeles Unified School District School Mental Health, Ms. Escudero oversees more than 300 professionals, including psychiatric social workers, psychiatrists, and clinical psychologists. She provides local and national leadership to assist in the development, implementation, evaluation, and dissemination of trauma-informed and trauma-specific services for children and families under the LAUSD Treatment and Services Adaptation (TSA) Center for Resiliency, Hope, and Wellness in Schools. Ms. Escudero has also participated in the development of the California Mental Health Services Act and represented LAUSD, students, and school stakeholders in several local and state workgroups.



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