David Grant

David Grant

David Grant is a registered social worker working in private practice who has developed specialized knowledge in mental health and illness as well as the child welfare system, particularly for Black people of the African Diaspora.

David is a current PhD student in the School of Public Health Sciences at the University of Waterloo where he is focusing his research on treatment, assessment and conceptualization of mental health and illness among Black people of African ancestry. 

David also works as a social worker for the Sentencing and Parole Project where he writes Enhanced Pre-Sentencing Reports for Black inmates, a comprehensive report that explores, among other areas, their experiences with racism, and psychosocial and employment histories in order to assist with more equitable sentencing outcomes.

Follow David on IG @globalmindemancipation 

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