Professional Writing & Speaking History

2013-2015 Creator and educator of Trauma Certificate Program at NNU, Department of Social Work.  Course 1: Safety & Stabilization in Clinical Practice; Course 2: The Practice of Trauma Informed Care; Course 3: Attachment in Clinical Practice

October, 2014: Resistant or Resilient?  How hidden traumas impact child behavior. Workshop given at the Youth Issues Today Conference.

April, 2015: Trauma Informed Education Key Note Speaker at Council For Children with Behavior Disorders Conference

May 2015: Trauma Informed Education  Training Given to Weiser School District Professional Development

October 2015: Trauma Informed Teaching: Workshop Given at CCBD and CEC Conference

October 2015: Professional Self Care: Workship Given at CCBD and CEC Conference

October 2015: Trauma Informed Education: Keynote at CCBD Conference

November 2015: Attachment Based Parenting Training Given to Idaho Parents Unlimited Webinar

February 2016: Yoga for Grief, Anxiety, & Depression.  Co Facilitated workshop at Yoga 430

April, 2016: Understanding Grief & Loss in Foster Care. Co Facilitated with Shannon Foust at Foster Parent Conference Nampa, Idaho

April 2016: Trauma and Attachment in Foster Care.  Foster Parent Conference in Nampa Idaho

September 2016: Holding Space: Implications from Attachment Theory and Trauma Informed Practices. Idaho Society for Clinical Social Workers.

October 2016: Affect Regulation for School Success and Academic Achievement.  Youth Issues Today Conference

September 2017-May 2018.  Trauma Informed Education Training.  West Ada School District

January 2018: Self Compassion as a Pathway to Change.  Yoga 430 facilitated Workshop

February 2018: Nurturing Self Kindness Within.  Yoga 430 facilitated Workshop

March 2018: Discovering our Shared Humanity.  Yoga 430 facilitated Workshop

April 2018: Mindfulness.  Yoga 430 facilitated Workshop

August 2018: What makes a “Good Enough” Teacher.  Nampa School District Professional Education Training

August 2018: Self Care for the Helper: Teacher Self Care.  Nampa School District Professional Education Training

September 2018: Trauma Informed Education.  Kuna School District

October 2018: Holding Space as a Helper.  Northwest Nazarene University guest speaker

February 2019: Trauma Informed Education Part 2. Kuna School District

March 2019: Attachment & Health.  St Lukes of Idaho, Elevate Social Work Day training

March 2019: The Nurturance Factor: How Attachment & Culture Collide. PResentation at Strengthening Families Training Institute Conference.

May 2019: The Complete Trauma Informed Toolkit.  Training for Professionals at Northwest Nazarene University.

August, 2019: Trauma Informed Education. Chief Joseph Elementary, West Ada School District