Humanizing the Badge through Education

Heather is a Peace Officer Standards & Training (POST) and STC certified instructor. Heather speaks at conferences throughout the State and in the Western Region to all populations in public safety and the criminal justice system on "The Impact of Trauma," and "Building Resiliency" to change the culture and reduce the stigma in asking for help. Heather’s motto is, “It's OK, to NOT be OK” and it takes enormous strength to ask for help.

Personalized training topics include, but are not limited to:

Compassion fatigue
Vicarious trauma
Mental health issues (depression, anxiety)
Impact of Trauma
Post-traumatic stress injury prevention
Suicide prevention and intervention
Healthy coping strategies
Active Shooter Response and Recovery
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Heather is a trainer/consultant through Embassy Consulting Services and has travelled throughout the State to many Departments and business organizations

Anaheim PD
Bakersfield PD
Carlsbad PD
City of Long Beach – Parks and Recreation
El Segundo PD
Fresno PD and Probation
Fullerton PD
Kern County Probation
Long Beach PD
Las Vegas Public Safety Department
Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office
LA and OC Chapter of Women Leaders in Law Enforcement
Monterey County DA's Office
Newport Beach PD
Ontario PD
Oxnard PD
Pacific Asian Counseling Services
Yolo County District Attorney's Office