In partnership with the Center for Connection, Melanie Dosen serves as our Social Emotional Development Specialist. Melanie Dosen, MSW is a clinical social worker in California who specializes in working with children, youth, and adults. Ms. Dosen completed her Master of Social Work from California State University, Long Beach with an emphasis in children, youth, and families. With five years of clinical experience and nearly ten years of experience supporting individuals with developmental issues of all ages, Ms. Dosen offers a unique approach to addressing the physical, emotional, and sensory regulation challenges that are often a part of a child’s life.