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Building Individual and Organizational Resilience

10:00am - May 18, 2021 thru 12:00pm - May 18, 2021 | Timezone: US/Central
Great Lakes MHTTC
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The Great Lakes MHTTC offers this training for behavioral health professionals in HHS Region 5:IL,IN, MI,MN, OH, and WI. This training is offered in response to a need identified by Region 5 stakeholders.

Individuals and organizations thrive when they have healthy and strong connections, but to build strong and healthy connections, we must be okay ourselves. This training will provide perspective on ways to thrive, despite the circumstances, and build resiliency to help offset effects of long term stress exposure on the brain and body. 


Gain a deeper understanding of:

  • Individual and organizational resilience
  • The parallel process of individual wellbeing and organizational health. 
  • Ideas that promote fortitude and resilience.

Intended AudienceMental health clinicians, community outreach workers, SUD counselors, leaders, supervisors, or anyone working in the Behavioral Health field.


Ameila Franck MeyerDr. Amelia Franck Meyer is the founder and CEO of the national non-profit, Alia: innovations for people and systems impacted by childhood trauma. Amelia and Team Alia are leading a national movement to keep children safe with, not from, their families. Alia works with child welfare leaders who are innovators and early adapters in jurisdictions around the country and the globe to create transformational change child welfare. Amelia has a widely viewed TEDx Talk on the Human Need for Belonging. Along with many awards from her alma maters, Amelia has also been honored was a Bush Fellow and an Ashoka Fellow.

Read Dr.Franck Meyer’s complete bio here.


Certificates of attendance will be available to all who attend the session in full.