Beyond Household Trauma: Understanding the Impact of Community Trauma on Families
June 8, 2022
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday, June 8th from 1:00p.m. – 2:30p.m.
About the Presenter: Lisa Cushatt, LMSW
Lisa Cushatt, LMSW, is the Executive Director for Iowa ACEs 360. ACEs 360 seeks to improve the health and well-being of all by empowering communities, organizations and people to take informed actions to prevent and mitigate the lifelong effects of childhood adversity. Lisa is responsible for the management of Iowa ACEs 360, including training, advocacy, and partner collaboration.
In addition to leading systems change efforts, Lisa serves an adjunct instructor in the field of social work. She has her Master’s in Social Work with an emphasis in Policy, Planning and Administration from University of Missouri-Columbia, and her Bachelor’s in Sociology from Truman State University.
About the Training:
- Increase knowledge of expanded framework of childhood adversity and its prevalence in Iowa.
- Enhance understanding of how community and environmental trauma impact child development and family systems.
- Learn about opportunities to drive community level change.
This training is sponsored by Quad County Decategorization and will occur over Zoom. A link will be emailed to you after registration.
Please contact Nicole Mann, Eastern Iowa Decategorization Director, with any questions. Nicole can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 563-326-8221.