Welcome to Day 3, Resilience and Gratitude
Dr Allison Jackson, PhD
CEO of Intergration Solutions
Dr. Jackson aims to bring trauma-and-resilience-informed practices to professionals who serve at-promise youth, families, and adults in their communities. She lives out her mission by providing educational opportunities directly to community members as well as to people in the direct care and leadership levels of an organization.
Her clinical practice and research focus on advancing effective trauma-informed treatment practices for persons who experience behavioral problems. She offered outpatient therapeutic services for military service men and women and their families. Also, she provided crisis therapy services to youth and adults who were diagnosed mental health problems.
Listen to Allison’s Ted Talk: A Call to Connection: Making Childhood Personal
Gustav Moen, Trauma Informed Psychotherapist
Gustav Moen is a philosopher and private-practice psychotherapist who harbors a natural curiosity for the relationship between empathy, relational connections, and healing. He is an engaging and knowledgeable presence who uses a narrative style to connect with his audience in order to nurture understanding through experiential discussions.
Founder of Heal for Life
Liz Mullinar is a survivor of childhood trauma and the founder of Heal For Life Foundation. Heal For Life centers in Australia, UK and the Philippines have helped over 8,500 adults and children heal from their childhood trauma through an affordable five day, residential program for trauma recovery.
Liz is an internationally renowned speaker and has delivered many papers at international conferences on the Heal for Life Model of healing. She is the author of two books published by Hodder Headline: Breaking the Silence and The Liz Mullinar Story. She is a member of the Order of Australia for services to the Arts and survivors of trauma, and in 2000 was awarded inaugural Australian Humanitarian of the Year Award.
Listen to Liz’s TedTalk: Treating the Core Problem of Childhood Trauma
PhD & Author
I am a clinical psychologist and researcher by trade; I am a kindness warrior and agent of change by mission.
I believe kindness is the cure for so much of what ails us. Whether it’s managing life’s day-to-day demands or wrestling the inner critic that prevents us all from becoming our best selves, my work is centered in delivering simple, yet life changing ways to increase kindness, mindfulness, and self-compassion.
Strategic Intervention Coach
Lee Pycroft is a highly regarded make up artist .She has painted the faces of many A-list celebrities such as Joely Richardson, Anne Hathaway, Elle Macpherson and Laura Linney and has collaborated with several global cosmetic houses to present and deliver trends, information and looks to beauty press and key opinion formers.
Her TV work has extended to slots on QVC through to heading the make up team for Britain’s Next Top Model and creating a variety of ‘Get the Look’ videos.
Realising that beauty and makeup had a role to play in self-care and emotional wellbeing, Lee trained as as a Human Givens psychotherapist HG Dip and is a registered member of the Human Givens Institute (MHGI).