Mrs. Lauren Brown is New Way Academy’s Director of Support Services and is a Nationally Certified School Psychologist. Mrs. Brown received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Rutgers University and her Master’s degree in Education from Teacher’s College, Columbia University. Mrs. Brown has worked as a School Psychologist both in Arizona and New York. She has worked in a public school’s alternative education program, a therapeutic support program, and in the private day school of a residential treatment center. Mrs. Brown trains graduate students, educators and individuals in the education and behavioral health fields in topics including positive behavioral interventions and supports, teaching students with emotional disabilities, and suicide prevention and assessment. Outside of New Way, Mrs. Brown spends time with her husband and her two young boys (3 and 5).