Dr. Brenda Ingram is a licensed clinical social worker who has over 30 years of working in the mental health and education fields specializing in trauma and cultural competence. She is the Director of Relationship and Sexual Violence Prevention and Services at the Student Counseling Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, USC Keck School of Medicine, where she is also a Clinical Assistant Professor.
She was formerly the Director of Clinical Services for Peace Over Violence, a non-profit that provides prevention and intervention for survivors of interpersonal violence and the Clinical Consultant/Coordinator for the YWCA Sexual Assault Crisis Services Program. She received her BA in psychology from UCLA, her Master of Social Work from California State University, Sacramento and Doctorate of Education from the University of Phoenix. She has been a consultant and trainer for various social service, mental health, criminal justice, law enforcement, and public health organizations on traumatic stress.