Trauma Informed Task Force Statement on Charlottesville Violence


Dear Community, Though over a week has passed since the violence in Charlottesville on August 12th, the trauma and pain are still fresh. This politically and racially motivated attack is, sadly, only the most recent act of domestic terrorism in a long history of hate violence perpetrated by sympathizers of extremist organizations that advocate for … Continue reading Trauma Informed Task Force Statement on Charlottesville Violence

TI Task Force in Cuba


Susie Hess, LCSW-IL, Danielle, Brown, LCSW, and Vanessa Peña, MSW, presented in Havana, Cuba at the conference for “Development and Perspectives of Social Work in Today’s World” from June 5-10, 2017. The conference was hosted by the 8th International Congress, 10th, National Congress of Social Work, and 4th National and International Congress of Socio-Occupational Therapy. … Continue reading TI Task Force in Cuba

2nd Community Roundtable


The Trauma Informed Task Force of Greater Los Angeles (TICTFGLA) held our 2nd Community Roundtable on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at Hillsides, in Pasadena. Over 80 community members, service providers, and other interested professionals were in attendance. The theme of this roundtable was Community Trauma and Community Healing, and the goals included: Learn about the … Continue reading 2nd Community Roundtable

1st Community Roundtable


On July 14, 2015, the Trauma Informed Care Task Force of Greater Los Angeles (TICTFGLA) held our first ever Community Roundtable at City Council Member Mike Bonin’s office in Westchester. Over 100 community members and professionals attended this event, which was hosted by the TICTFGLA Steering Committee. We were very fortunate to have Norma Cumpian … Continue reading 1st Community Roundtable