Presented By Melinda Paige, Ph.D, LPC, CPCS, NCC
Dr. Paige is a licensed professional counselor, a certified professional counselor supervisor and a National Certified Counselor who specializes in resilience and trauma.
Dr. Paige earned a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and an Ed.S in Professional Counseling and has spent the last twenty-five years serving survivors as a trauma-competent clinician.
Dr. Paige is also a clinical mental health counseling professor and subject matter expert for trauma impact and counseling curricula. She is the founder of the Institute for Trauma Competency and developed her Trauma Competent Clinician® model based on her own qualitative research. She is the recipient of the American Counseling Association Professional Development Award, the Chi Sigma Iota International Outstanding Practitioner Award, and the Chi Sigma Iota International Outstanding Faculty Award. Dr. Paige has published and presented nationally on resilience and trauma competency.