MAYA DENOLA, LCSW (she/her), is a lifelong social-change advocate, who was raised on an intentional community in Northern Israel. She has lived on three continents and multiple cities and considers herself a world citizen. Her own experiences of trauma, loss and recovery have informed her career path and therapeutic orientation. Maya views trauma and recovery as an empowering individual process, one experienced and accomplished through multi-faceted holistic practices.She has served in many different capacities from grassroots anti-violence organizing to high-level criminal mitigation and back to individual recovery-focused counseling. Maya is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and currently serves as the Clinical Director at ManifestWorks, a workforce development program. She provides Criminal Mitigation services, Immigration evaluations and individual therapeutic and coaching services, through her private practice.Maya is a lifelong friend to animals and volunteers with local and country-wide rescue organizations. She is excited to share her experiences and promote a trauma informed LA.