Shelley is an educator, organizational consultant, and Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She has over four decades of experience in education, organizational development, and mental health. Over the years, she has designed and implemented therapeutic and psycho-educational programming for both clinical and non-clinical settings, and has consulted with grassroots organizations on strategic planning for organizational development and change. Shelley is committed to long-standing studies in developmental psychology, dynamic impacts of loss and trauma, and effects on learning, restorative process, and social structures. She maintains a deep interest in trans-species relationships and in understanding and healing the disconnections between our species and the natural world.