Gabriela Fischer, LCSW received her undergraduate degree from University of California at Berkeley with a double major in Psychology and Latin American Studies, and her Masters of Social Work from the University of California at Berkeley. Ms.Fischer was a Title IV-E child welfare training program participant, and worked as a Child Welfare worker in Contra Costa County for many years. Ms.Fischer transitioned from Child Welfare into Child and Adolescent Mental Health, providing therapy to children, adolescents and their families. During this time, Ms. Fischer obtained her license as a Clinical Social Worker. Ms. Fischer has been a lecturer and the Title IV-E Project Coordinator at San Francisco State for five years. She has taught the Field Seminar and has been the Field Liaison for the 2nd year Title IV-E Masters students.