TRACY KESSLER, LCSW-C
Certified Presenter


BIOGRAPHY

 

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Tracy Kessler, LCSW-C, has been a presenter for The Upside Down Organization for the past 7 years and currently works as a clinician for Baltimore City Public Schools.

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She earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree from McDaniel College majoring in Social Work with a minor in both Sociology and Cross Cultural Studies. Tracy obtained her Master’s Degree from the University of Maryland, Baltimore School of Social Work majoring in Clinical Social Work and specializing in work with children and families.

She has been practicing in the field of social work for the past thirteen years working with various populations. Her experiences include working with children and adolescences in the school setting, therapeutic foster care and residential treatment centers. She has served children with special needs, and worked with the elderly. Outside of her work, Tracy’s real passion is for traveling and volunteering, and spending time with her family. Tracy and her son reside in Maryland.

          

WORKSHOPS PRESENTED BY TRACY include:

  • Beyond Poverty
  • Brain Matters
  • Change Your Language, Change Their Lives
  • Child Abuse and the Brain
  • Giving a Fish a Bath
  • Jack's Brain, Jill's Brain
  • The New IQ?
  • Rethinking ADHD
  • Right From the Start
  • Trouble Letting Go

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 The “Buzz” About Tracy...

 

"Thank you for being interactive and conducting activities. I have never learned and understood the brain until today. Examples and providing simple explanations were extremely helpful. You are very knowledgeable and entertaining. There was nothing that I didn't enjoy about this seminar and would highly recommend."
-Participant at Brook Lane

"Really makes the material come to life. It's clear that she is passionate about the wellbeing of the children."
-Participant at Arlington County DHS/Child Family Services

"Tracy was very informative and passionate about the information."
-Participant at the Baltimore City Resource Center 

I enjoyed the interactive activities and the presenter was a phenomenal she kept everyone engaged!”
-Participant at Judy Center of Baltimore Count

“Thank you being interactive and conducting activities. I have never learned and understood the brain until today. Examples and providing simple explanations were extremely helpful. You are knowledgeable and entertaining. There was nothing I didn't enjoy about this workshop - would highly recommend.”
-Participant at Brook Lane