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My presentations, workshops, training sessions have taken place in: 

  • National Symposiums/conferences on Child Sexual Abuse, Family Violence, Child Victimization, Associations for Play Therapy, State and Governor’s Conferences on Child Abuse
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation training sessions,
  • FBI National Academy lectures and training sessions,
  • State and local law enforcement agencies, education event for crisis & emergency workers and Indian Nations
  • Educational and School Psychologist Conferences/seminars
  • Social service agencies, victim conferences
  • The Institute of Trauma Treatment & Training, Dublin, Ireland
  • Seminars in Oslo, Haugesund, Trondheim, Norway and London, for a grant focused on teaching professionals to assess and treat sexually abused children:

A SELECTION OF PREVIOUS PRESENTATIONS:

Therapeutic Stories

  • Understanding and Creating Therapeutic Stories Stories that Heal and Empower
  • The Use of Therapeutic Storytelling in Play Therapy to Treat Traumatized Children

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) & Treatment

  • Introduction to Multi-Sensory Trauma Processing (MTP)
  • Understanding and treating PTSD in:
    • Children, adolescents and/or adults
    • Law enforcement officers, firefighters, EMT’s paramedics
    • Victims of rape and child abuse
  • The Influence of Post-Traumatic Stress and Grief on the Emotional, Social and Academic Functioning of Children
  • The Role of Post-Traumatic Stress in Suicide

Grief

  • Understanding the Impact of Trauma, Sudden Loss and Grief on Children
  • Understanding How Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Interferes with the Grief Process When Loss is Sudden or Unexpected
  • The Influence of Post-Traumatic Stress and Grief on the Emotional, Social and Academic Functioning of Children and/or Adolescents

Sexual Abuse

  • Understanding and Treating the Trauma of Sexual Abuse
  • Using Therapeutic Stories in the Treatment of Sexually Abused Children

Domestic Violence/Sexual Sadism

  • Why Don’t They Just Leave? Understanding Victims of Domestic Violence
  • Sexual Sadism: The Ultimate in Domestic Violence/ Compliant Victims of Sexual Sadists

Job-Related Trauma

  • Recognizing & Treating Post Traumatic Stress/ Job-Related Trauma in Law Enforcement
    Officers/ Emergency Services personnel, Rescue Workers.
  • Healing the Healers
  • Police Suicide: An unnecessary Means to an End