How Coaches Can Build More Resilient Teams

In athletics it’s often the off-season that really makes the difference for in-season success. Getting stronger. Building skill. Making adjustments. Updating strategy. Reinforcing culture. Team culture is the x-factor Most coaches will tell you that a resilient and positive team culture is often the X-factor that makes a difference between winning and losing. It inspires […]

School Mental Health Initiatives Don’t Deliver

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Talking about Schools and Mental Health In early March of this year one of my favorite education websites – the74million.org – published an opinion piece, Schools and Educators Are Uniquely Positioned to Support Students’ Mental Health. Here Are 7 Things They Can Do.  For those who find themselves immersed in the current discussion about schools […]

What Kind of Tired Are You? And 7 kinds of rest.

It’s January and, if you’re like me, you’re still polishing up your goals and figuring out how you can give a few areas in your life a reboot this year. At the same time, my newsfeed over the past few months keeps telling me how many of us are languishing, experiencing anxiety, or feeling constantly […]

What We Don’t Talk Out, We Act Out

I work with Trauma Free World and frequently get to see how trauma-informed care training  changes lives and helps people find hope and healing for themselves and others. I’m a trainer myself, but my primary role is to support our Affiliate Trainers who train people and organizations around the world. This is a story from […]

A new partnership: Adoption-Share

Adoption-Share Integrates Trauma Free World’s Overview Course Into Its Family-Match Program to Better Prepare Prospective Foster and Adoptive Parents Online The platform that brings reform, efficiency and innovation to the private and public domestic adoption arena integrates Trauma Free World’s 60-Minute Trauma Informed Care Overview course as a requirement for Family-Match’s pre-screening process. Once the […]

New Partner—The Care Center of Loveland

Trauma Free World Provides Its World-Class On-Demand Virtual Trauma Training to Staff and Volunteers at The Care Center of Loveland in Ohio The faith based, community services organization purchases Trauma Free World’s All Access Pass for staff and an initial 100 licenses for volunteers to help them better support its guests who may have been […]

Partnering with CESA to Train Educators

Trauma Free World Creates Custom Podcast Series to Train Faculty and Staff at The Council on Educational Standards and Accountability (CESA) Schools The four-part podcast series was created specifically to enable CESA’s 72-member Christian schools to provide better support to their students during the unprecedented trauma of the 2020 school year. The partnership aims to […]

A New Grant from the Starbucks Foundation

Actor John Krasinski’s Some Good News Network Selects Trauma Free World to Receive Donations from Some Good Merch and Starbucks Foundation The online news show, created by actor and filmmaker John Krasinski, is dedicated to delivering good news stories, while also making good things happen through its Some Good News (SGN) Store partnership with cause […]

A New Partnership—Taylor University

Trauma Free World Enhances Taylor University’s Orphans and Vulnerable Children Major with Its World-Class Childhood Trauma Training The oldest non-denominational school in Council for Christian Colleges and Universities, ranking second among Indiana schools, partnered with Trauma Free World to introduce its on-demand childhood trauma course in its Orphans & Vulnerable Children major. Cincinnati, OH – […]

Community Building Institute of Middletown

Community Building Institute of Middletown Provides Trauma Free World’s On-Demand Curriculum to Staff to Better Support Local Vulnerable Children and Families The asset-based community development organization, created in 2009 after Forbes Magazine noted Middletown, Ohio as one of America’s 10 fastest dying cities, implements Trauma Free World’s All Access Pass training for 20 members of […]

A New Partnership—Boys and Girls Club of Greater Cincinnati

With the Third Highest Poverty Rate of All U.S. Cities, Boys and Girls Club of Greater Cincinnati Partners with Trauma Free World to Break the Cycle of Childhood Trauma The Boys and Girls Club of Greater Cincinnati (BGCGC), currently serving more than 7,000 youth throughout 12 Clubs in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky, implements Trauma […]