December 2Ongoing consultations for various governmental and non-governmental organizations in the wake of the San Bernardino Shootings.
November 14-16Ongoing consultations for the national Wildland Firefighter’s Foundation
October 6Invited presenter: Exposure to traumatic incidents: impact and recovery for the Crisis Response Team of the Los Angeles Mayor’s Office, Department of Homeland Security and Safety
September 28CISM orientations for emerging leadership at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
September 22Crisis Response Education and Resource Committee meeting for CAMFT
September 21Crisis Response meeting with LA CAMFT
September 12 to 15Ongoing consultations with multiples entities involved in relief efforts for survivors of the Valley Fire and Butte Fire in Northern California, impacting Napa, Sonoma, and Calistoga counties. LINK to Wildfire Q&A with CAMFT.ORG
August 18 and 21Consultations regarding crisis intervention related to Western Wildfires with the National Interagency Fire Center in Boise, Idaho
June 19 and July 17On-site consultations for Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center: Support and guidance for new CISM Team development including strategic planning, activation, and organization.
June 12Co-Lead CSHS CISM Team quarterly meeting. Clinical Topic: Secondary Traumatization of Healthcare Providers and the Importance of Self-Care.
April 24Participated in Community Resource Education and Response Committee for CAMFT
April 17 & 18
Lead Instructor, two-day Basic Group Interventions for Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Co-Lead CSHS CISM Team
quarterly meeting. Topic: Stressors In The Healthcare Environment: Impact and Recovery
Invited speaker: Exposure To Traumatic Events: Self Care - How To Avoid Secondary Traumatization Los Angeles Mayor's Office, Department of Homeland Security and Safety, and the Mayor's Crisis Response Team
Provided critical incident response for Santa Barbara City Fire Department
in the wake of an active duty death
March 6Delivered Crisis Intervention orientation for the Emergency Department at CSHS
February 20Attended Disaster Preparedness meeting at Cedars-Sinai Healthcare System
February 18Invited presenter and consultant for the new internal Crisis Response Team for Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center
February 6Participated in Community Resource Education and Response Committee for CAMFT