Explore ways a trauma-informed mindset will guide you as you cultivate a cohesive, connected classroom learning environment.
Develop an understanding of the prevalence and impact of childhood trauma in students lives and the need for a trauma informed practice as universal precautions. Apply a trauma-informed framework to support your students who have experienced various forms of trauma, and while guiding students in developing resilience.
- American Montessori Society Credentialed Teacher, Texas School Directors Certificate, 15+ years in the classroom and 5+ years as a school administrator
- Consultant and Teacher Educator who specializes in trauma informed discipline practice, Facilitator of support groups for adoptive families
- Colleen's goal is to support teachers as they develop a trauma informed mindset and feel empowered to support students.
- Colleen's personal interests are volunteer work in her local school district, disability rights advocacy, travel and spending time with her family.