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Bree Cook



Bree Cook

VP, Academic Affairs

Pacific Oaks College
Pacific Oaks College
Address Map of 45 W Eureka Street Pasadena CA 91103
45 W Eureka Street
Pasadena, CA 91103
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Bree E. Davis, PsyD, has over 13 years of experience training and managing in the fields of mental health substance abuse, co-occurring disorders, child welfare, juvenile justice and in providing social services to children and families. A member of the American Psychological Association Dr. Davis currently works as Assistant Professor and faculty coordinator for the African American Family Studies Specialization in the School of Cultural & Family Psychology at Pacific Oaks College's (POC). Previously at POC she served as the Clinical Training Coordinator and African American Family Studies program Affiliate Faculty Advisor. Her past professional experiences include multiple non-profit and research agencies. She served as Program Coordinator, Acting Director and Residential Counselor at WATTS Health Foundation in South Los Angeles, one of the first, largest and most prominent non-profit community clinics in the United States. She has also worked as Program Manager and Research Analyst at SHIELDS for Families, Inc., which is a non-profit community-based organization employing comprehensive service models for families affected by substance and child abuse. Dr. Davis served as a Staff Psychologist for the US Department of Justice Federal Bureau of Prisons (Lompoc and Terminal Island) and more recently as the Family-based Services Director for the highly regarded social service agency St. Anne's.

Education History
Degree Institution
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology University of California, San Diego
Master’s in Clinical Psychology California School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles
Doctorate in Clinical Psychology California School of Professional Psychology, Los Angeles
License-eligible as a Clinical Psychologist in the State of California.
Community Involvement
Role Organization
Library Aide Volunteer Baldwin Hills Elementary, Gifted/High Ability Magnet Center
School Site Council (SSC) Chair Baldwin Hills School
Compensatory Education Advisory Committee (CEAC) Baldwin Hills School
Co-President Friends of Baldwin Hills School Booster Club
Chair Community/Outreach Committee at The City Charter School
Title Location Date
Race, Ethnicity and Place Conference: The NGUZO SABA principals and the African American Family Studies Marriage and Family Therapy Program at Pacific Oaks College. San Juan, Puerto Rico 10/2012
The African American Family Studies Program: Living the Principles of Nguzo Saba Los Angeles, California 7/2012
Academic Publishing & Grant Writing, Summer Writing Retreat, Los Angeles Chapter of the Association of Black Women in Higher Education Los Angeles, California 8/2009
Field Safety & Workplace Violence Seminar St. Anne's Staff In-service 2008, 2009