Cathy Lounsbury, chair of the Applied Psychology Department at Antioch University New England (AUNE) has been selected to be a trainer for the 2015 Haiti Trauma Project (December 13–21). The Trauma Project is a collaboration between Global Trauma Research, Inc. and the National Board of Certified Counselors International (NBCC-I). Facilitated at the Haitian American Caucus Compound in Croix-Des-Bouquets, Haiti, Lounsbury will be working with a team utilizing the NBCC Mental Health Facilitator Training curriculum to provide a culturally competent trauma assessment and intervention training for professionals in Haiti. In addition, the team will also work with children in Croix-Des-Bouquets utilizing trauma-informed activities.
Monadnock Family Services (MFS) has entered into an Option to Purchase Agreement with Antioch University for its building located at 40 Avon St. in Keene, NH.