Natalie Brooks Wilson, LCSW-R, PhD(c) is the Director of Mental Health Services at Sheltering Arms Children & Family Services. Serving as one of the original leaders of their Seen & Heard Program treating young children and their caregivers who have experienced or witnessed violence, she has served as a mentor, trainer and program developer in multiple settings within several human service organizations. Furthermore, she is passionate in her goal to break down institutional silos to foster integration and open communication while working to confront social injustices. Brooks Wilson is a clinical social worker by training who has actively worked in the field for over 20 years. She is currently a PhD candidate and adjunct professor at Adelphi University.