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Trainings and Presentations

Trainings Offered

Child Welfare Social Work

  • Trauma-Informed Care (TIC) 

  • Resource Family Approval (RFA)

  • Child and Family Team Meeting (CFTM) Facilitation

  • Family Time

  • Cultural Humility in Practice

  • Fatherhood Engagement (series)

  • Mitigating Burnout and Managing Stress: Self-Regulation Strategies*

           All topics in the series

          All topics in the series

California Probation

*Available in in-person and virtual formats

^STC/BSCC Certified

Keynote Presentations

The Power of Putting People First - 2024


Trauma-Informed Care (TIC) Implementation's Impact on Job Retention in Child Welfare Agencies - 2021

Claremont Graduate University


Trauma-Informed Care (TIC) in Child Welfare Practice - 2021

Claremont Graduate University

Flipping the Shame Script: How the Use of Validation Helps UnShame Stories to Heal Trauma

San Bernardino County Child Welfare Response to Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) - June 2019, November 2020

Morongo Tribal Band of Mission Indians and California State University, San Bernardino

Open Adoption in Ohio: Evaluating Best Practice - 2016

Case Western Reserve University, Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences

What Makes a Good Leader - February 2016
Case Western Reserve University


The Making of a Slave - January 2016 
Hiram College


Ukraine Orphan Care Through the Lens of Attachment Theory - December 2015
On behalf of Sweet Abandon Inc., to Rotary Club


Play Therapy: The Therapeutic Power of Play - November 2015 
Case Western Reserve University

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