Jen Alexander

Jen Alexander
Jen Alexander
Elementary School Counselor & Lead Trainer for ATN’s Creating Trauma Sensitive Schools Program

As a blogger, lead trainer with the Attachment & Trauma Network’s Trauma-Sensitive Schools Task Force, practicing school counselor, and adoptive parent of a traumatized child, Jen Alexander is passionate about being a leader in the movement to create trauma-sensitive schools. Jen has over 15 years of experience as a practicing school counselor, play therapist, and former special education teacher, all in Iowa, as well as nearly a decade of experience parenting a severely traumatized child whom she adopted. Jen speaks both locally and across the country on the topic of creating trauma-sensitive schools and is also writing a book for educators on the topic.