Attendees will leave with a foundational understanding of trauma and Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). Through experiential learning, participants grasp trauma's impact, exploring neurobiology, effects on behavior, and trauma-informed care principles. This engaging session fosters dialogue, practical skills, and supportive environments, empowering participants to make a positive impact personally and professionally.
In this session we look at the outcomes of traditional exclusionary disciplinary practices, which include out of school suspension. Attendees learn how these practices affect students and learn alternatives to use in their schools.
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A dynamic training that explores essential topics for enhancing self-care. Participants gain insights into dimensions of self-care, including physical, emotional, and social well-being. They learn diverse strategies to incorporate into daily life and emphasize the significance of community care. The session includes creating a personalized self-care plan to address unique needs. This training provides a solid foundation, alternative perspectives, and a practical plan for ongoing well-being.
Join our transformative in-person workshop, "Introduction to Restorative Practices," exploring healing, accountability, and community. Learn principles, theory, and research behind Restorative Practices. Engage in interactive sessions, create restorative circles, experience listening circles, and develop facilitation skills. Gain practical tools to implement Restorative Practices and create empathetic spaces for growth and healing.
During this engaging session, we delve into proven strategies for fostering resilience not only in children and families but also within ourselves. With a thoughtful mix of lecture-style information and experiential activities, we provide you with the tools and insights necessary to empower others and cultivate resilience in every aspect of life.
We offer a comprehensive approach to resilience-building that can be applied across various personal and professional settings.
A workshop designed to equip teams with the knowledge and tools necessary to create a culture of understanding and support within their organization. This course explores the principles and practices of trauma-informed care, emphasizing the recognition and response to the impact of trauma on individuals and communities.
Through engaging lectures, case studies, and interactive discussions, participants will gain an understanding of trauma and strategies for creating trauma-informed organizations.
A 4-week facilitated book study of "What Happened to You?" by Bruce D. Perry and Oprah Winfrey.
This insightful exploration delves into the effects of trauma and the power of understanding and resilience. Through engaging discussions and reflective activities, participants will delve into the book's themes of trauma's impact on the brain, relationships, and personal growth. This experience will deepen understanding and foster dialogue around creating trauma-informed communities.
A 4-week book study of "Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools" by Monique Morris.
Explore racial and gender inequities, disciplinary practices, and their impact on education. Engage in discussions, activities, and dialogue to deepen understanding, inspire action, and create equitable environments. Let's collectively address profound issues and strive for meaningful change.
I offer coaching in areas mentioned below. These can be utilized after one of my workshops, but that is not a requirement.
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You don't see prices on purpose. Most important to me is providing you value, and to do that we first need to have a conversation about what you or your organization/school actually needs. Once we do that I can give you the best value for your budget.
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