Program Design Team
Ana holds an MA degree in Psychology from Boston College, and an MSW degree from Portland State University.
As the training coordinator for Trauma Informed Oregon, Ana specializes in providing programming and consultation to organizations and providers on topics related to implementing trauma informed care. Ana has years of direct service experience working with children, teens, and families in special education, acute residential care, therapeutic wilderness camps, foster care & adoption, and outpatient behavioral health. Most recently, as the Behavioral Health Quality Improvement Coordinator for Clackamas County Health Centers, Ana worked on introducing and implementing Trauma Informed Care across several programs.
With a background in Social Psychology and Social Work, and a personal interest in contemplative practice, Ana enjoys facilitating dialogue that promotes collaboration and healing, while also confronts the impacts of systemic oppression, burnout and secondary stress.