Melanie Johnson, Sac and Fox Nation, M.Ed.,
CPS, is the Director of the Whole Child Initiative for the National
Indian Education Association. Melanie has worked with tribal
communities and organizations for over 20 years.
Melanie is a Certified Prevention Specialist and has worked in
the field of substance use and...
In this series, we explore how childhood trauma and its many consequences impact students' well-being, cognition, and academic learning. We’ll hear educators, psychologists, and thought leaders describe current research and state-of-the-art approaches, including practical tips for schools on how to lessen or alleviate trauma’s impact.