“Until we address how kids feel, we will never impact how they learn”Dr. Holt
Dr. Holt currently works for Metropolitan State University of Denver Western Educational Equity Assistance Center (WEEAC) as a National Trauma Expert. Dr. Holt is a Certified Traumatologist through Traumatology Institute, and a Certified Mental Health Specialist, Bullying Prevention Specialist, Trauma Crisis Specialist through the American School Counselor’s Association, and a Licensed Restorative Practice Trainer through IIRP. He is a Certified in Nutrition and Integrative Medicine for Mental Health and Trauma & PTSD Hypnotherapist. His work and research are an asset-based approach to trauma that has a strong focus on resilience above trauma instead of a deficit-based approach. Chronic Stress, Complex Trauma, PTSD, and Long-Term Grief can have neurological and psychological effects that can impair brain development in children.
This presentation will be discussing the danger of leading and bleeding and helping and hemorrhaging. We will have brave discussions about how Secondary Trauma and Burnout impact God's Pastors and Ministers.
In part 2 of this presentation, we will discuss strategies to create healing from trauma and best practices to guard the leader's mental health. Finally, we will close out on the 8 Dimensions of Wellness.