Gilroy, California, United States
Melissa is passionate about breaking the stigmas that surround mental health, addiction and domestic violence. She seeks opportunities to bridge the gaps between communities and cultures and build empathy, understanding and resilience through the common experiences and trauma that bind us.
Ms. Santos is the Senior Director of Professional Development and Organizational Initiatives at Community Solutions overseeing internal clinical training, leadership development, corporate training and strategic initiatives. She also provides consultation services to nonprofits and foundations in strategic planning ,organizational development and trauma-informed transformation. She has over 22 years of experience in the behavioral health field and is a national trainer and CA Lead of the Celebrating Families! program for families impacted by addiction. Melissa facilitates trainings, conference workshops and webinars on trauma-informed care, mindfulness, recovery and organizational leadership throughout the country. She also hosts a podcast, Pathways to Resilience, that features guests from the corporate sector getting vulnerable and sharing their resiliency playbooks. It is availabe on Apply, Stitcher and Spotify.
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Friday, June 3, 2022
5:05 PM – 6:35 PM