Experience

A specialist in child abuse and bullying, Dr. Kraizer has more than 35 years of experience working with children, educators and administrators in educational and institutional settings. She played a leading role in the development of the child abuse prevention field in the early 1980s, working with the Kempe National Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect. Dr. Kraizer has extensive knowledge in the standard of care, policies, procedures, training, and supervision consistent with protecting children. As the founder and director of the Coalition for Children, Dr. Kraizer provides consulting on child abuse, bullying, special education, and institutional safety issues. She works with school districts, community organizations, and NGOs worldwide to help prevent and develop a response to child abuse and bullying, including a 20-year collaboration with the Women’s World Summit Foundation in Switzerland. She has authored numerous articles, books and curricula on recognizing, preventing and reporting bullying and child abuse, including sexual, physical, emotional, and neglect. Dr. Kraizer provides commentary for TV, radio and print media. She has served as a consultant and expert witness for plaintiffs and defendants since 1992.

Credentials

  • Works with school districts, community organizations and NGOs worldwide, United States,Canada, Mongolia, Nigeria, Turkey, Australia, Papua New Guinea, Mozambique, Indonesia,Brazil, Zimbabwe, United Kingdom, Switzerland, Ireland, Scotland, Cayman Islands
  • Principal Licensure Program, University of Phoenix, 2010
  • PhD Education, Union Institute and University, 1991
  • Postgraduate, 20 hours Learning Disabilities, University of Minnesota, 1971
  • MS, Psychology, Emporia State University, 1970
  • BS, Special Education, Emporia State University, 1969

Affiliations/Awards

  • P.S.1 Charter School, Past Board of Directors
  • Denver Academy, Past Education and Curriculum Committee, Board of Directors
  • Humanex Academy, Past Board of Director
  • International Journal on Child Abuse and Neglect, Peer Reviewer
  • International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect, Member
  • Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD), Member
  • National Association for Education of Young Children (NAEYC), Member

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