Traci has been a Licensed Social Worker since 1994 and a Licensed Professional Counselor since 2009. She has worked as a school counselor since 1999. Traci is trained in EMDR Therapy (Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing) and in Attachment Therapy. She is a Love and Logic Parent Education Facilitator as well as a Love and Logic School Wide Discipline Facilitator. Traci loves helping children face their critical issues and as a result seeing them grow and become more confident. She received the Friend of the School Psychologist award in 2007 from the Idaho School Psychologist Association and the Elementary School Counselor of the Year award in 2010 from the Boise School District. In her free time Traci loves to be with friends and family. She also enjoys shopping and dancing.
Children who have been adopted often don't have clear memories of their lives with their birth parents because they were too little. This book is a way to help children explore those emotions and feelings about what happened to them prior to their adoption and help lead to healing.
Many children come from places of hurt, pain and trauma where their emotional and physical needs may not have been met. Adults and children will gain a better understanding and empathy for themselves or for others who have come from intense hurt and pain that impacts their behavior, emotions and relationships. We believe that through this understanding healing can begin to occur