Emily has a B.A. in Sociology and Women Studies and a Master’s of Education in School Counseling from the University of Delaware. She also holds a MBA in Organizational and Environmental Sustainability from Antioch University New England. She is a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC) through the NBCC (National Board of Certified Counselors) and is in her second year of a three year certificate program in Somatic Experiencing.™ She’s trained in SMART (Sensory-Motor Arousal Therapy) and has trained with Dr. Tina Champagne in Trauma-Informed Sensory Modulation. She’s a trained Reiki practitioner and completed a certificate in the Penn Program for Mindfulness. She is author of The Regulated Classroom: “Bottom-Up” Trauma-Informed Teaching and is a nationally recognized trauma specialist in the trauma-informed movement.