Resilience First Aid with Lisa Cherry, International Trauma & Resilience Trainer
Thursday, February 14, 2019
9:00AM – 4:00PM CST
Location: Mount Mercy International Graduate Center
1650 Matterhorn Drive NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Seating is limited, register today!
Meet your trainer
Lisa Cherry, MA ED, an author and Doctoral Researcher from Oxford Brookes University, is a leading international trainer and consultant who equips community helpers and crisis responders to work in the area of human resilience with deep purpose, connectedness, strength, and joy.
Teaching from lived experience and nearly three decades of working within social care and education, Lisa shares real life stories and lessons learned from various settings. Her training provides an overview of how trauma impacts human development and facilitates personal resilience development, including self-awareness and vulnerability practices, and shares strategies to strengthen collaborative community resilience building.
This training is brought to you by the National Resilience Institute, as part of a Resilience First Aid project funded by a Linn County Iowa mental health grant. Seating is limited so register early – and please email us if your plans change so that we may offer your spot to another person. Note that onsite boxed lunch option is available if you would like to add to your ticket.