School Social Worker
Grant Wood Area Education Agency
Katy’s involvement and training in CISM began in 1997 as part of a hospital crisis management team in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. She has been a member of the Grant Wood Area Education CISM Team since its inception in 1999 serving on the leadership team, as the Clinical Consultant (2007-08) and as a Team Coordinator (2008 to present). The Grant Wood AEA CISM Team serves schools in 32 school districts in East Central Iowa. Katy became an ICISF Approved Instructor in 2006 for two courses; Assisting Individuals in Crisis and Group Crisis Intervention.