Dr. Leatha M. Bennett completed her psychology training at Washington State University and The Ohio State University. She has taught primarily graduate psychology and counseling courses at Alabama A&M University. Dr. Leatha M. Bennett has authored peer reviewed publications on racial microaggressions, the effects of harsh parental punishment, and contributed test reviews to two volumes of Test Critiques. Dr. Leatha M. Bennett has also written texts on the importance of parental involvement in the education of children with special needs. Dr. Leatha M. Bennett is a member of the American Psychological Association and an Associate Professor in the Psychology & Counseling Program at Alabama A&M University.
Racial microaggressions, early language development, school readiness