For Your Consideration

Trauma From the Inside Out

Margaret Vasquez, LPC, CTT, CITTI
Debbra Ward, MSW, CTT

Trauma from the Inside Out is a 6 hour training designed to explain the neurobiology of trauma and its effects on the individual,society and the reason trauma can be so difficult to treat effectively. The evidence-based method of treatment known as the ITR (Instinctual Trauma Response) model of treatment is explained as an effective modality that has shown to benefit those suffering from trauma and dissociative disorders.

About the Presenters:
Margaret Vasquez is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified Trauma Therapist, and Certified Intensive Trauma Therapy Instructor. Margaret is the Founder and Director of Freedom's Calling Trauma Therapy Institute, Inc. located in Brunswick, Ga. A native of Brunswick, GA, she earned her Master of Arts in Counseling from Franciscan University of Steubenville in Steubenville, OH.
She was recognized by Stark County Mental Health Board for outstanding work in the field of trauma. She also serves as a crisis Support Consultant for Supportive Solutions. She received her training in the field of trauma from Louis Tinnin, M.D. and Linda Gantt, Ph.D., ATR- BC,developers of the Instinctual Trauma Response model. She treats clients of all ages, from preverbal through adult.


Deb Ward holds a Master of Science in Social Work earned from the Ohio State University. She has 23 years of experience in the field of social work, with 20 years of service in the foster care and adoption field. She received her training as a Certified Trauma Therapist from Louis Tinnin, M.D. and Linda Gantt, Ph.D., ATR-BC, developers of the Instinctual Trauma Response model of treatment.

Please contact Janis Ellington at 912-682-4230 or email at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you are interested.

It will be held Friday, Oct 26, 2012 at 8:30-4:00, location: Willingway Hospital

Registration Fee:
$50 - Early Registration by Oct 12, 2012
$65 - After Oct 12, 2012
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