Children's Books (Financial Literacy)
In addition to the books above, Dr. Rose also wrote and illustrated a series (3) children's books. These books, in vibrant color, focus on financial literacy, travel and more for young children as they enjoy the imagination, dreams and excitement of a girl named Himalia and her friends.
About the Author
Dr. Patti Rose acquired her Master’s Degree (MPH) from Yale University, followed by her Doctorate (Ed.D) from Teachers College, Columbia University. She has served as a Faculty member (from Adjunct Professor, Instructor, to the Associate Professor Level) at the University of Miami, Florida International University, Springfield College, Worcester State College, Nova Southeastern University, Barry University and Florida Atlantic University. She is the Director and Founder (her current role) of her own firm, Rose Consulting. She has also served as President and CEO of Plainfield Health Center in Plainfield, NJ and as Vice President of Behavioral Health Services at The Jessie Trice Center for Community Health, one of the largest community health centers in the nation, in Miami, Florida. She is the author of several books, including, Health, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion:Contexts, Controversies and Solutions, 2nd Edition, all published by Jones and Bartlett Learning in 2011 and Cultural Competency for the Health Professional, published in 2013 by the same publisher. Her newest book, released in 2022, is entitled A Return To Black Love: The Joys of Black Fatherhood, Motherhood and Marriage Revealed, via her publishing Imprint, Rose Consulting, through Amazon. She has also taught at International Universities from 2016 to 2020, for six weeks during summer months, serving as a Visiting Professor. Dr. Rose has studied and has language skills in both Spanish and Mandarin, based on her travels and intense study and speaking practice in both languages. She has been married for 36+ years and has two adult children. She enjoys traveling throughout the U.S. and has visited, for work and vacations, over 50 countries. Throughout her extensive career, she knows that what brings her the most joy, in terms of work, is writing books and is proud to be an author.