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Thursday, August 27, 2020
Providing Mental Health, De-escalation and Resiliency Training to teachers, police and community stakeholders with Lynn Shaw
Lynette Shaw, is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Lynn Shaw Group (Shaw Training Solutions LLC). Lynette has developed workshops and programs that have transformed the lives of countless men, women and children in the field of mental health services and awareness. Her background in psychology along with various trainings and certifications in Crisis Interventions and Mental Health First Aid has made her a go to and sought after authority across the country. Lynette has over 25 years of experience in law enforcement ranging from fugitive investigator to police sergeant. For the last 14 years she has served as Coordinator for the Passaic County Crisis Intervention Team where she develops curriculum, works with mental health professionals, and trains community employees. Drawn to community engagement and innovation, she has created patrol programs, implemented a bicycle squad, developed programming such as DWI simulations, Rape Aggression Defense Classes, Domestic Violence Seminars and various Safety Precaution Programs. Lynette has also worked extensively with veterans returning from Afghanistan and Iraq as they transitioned into college and their communities. In this role she fully designed, developed and implemented a “one stop shop” Office of Veteran and Military Affairs at William Paterson University in Wayne, NJ. In 2018 The Lynn Shaw Group was established to provide Mental Health, De-escalation and Resiliency Training to teachers, police and community stakeholders. This company was conceptualized from her own experiences with PTSD and her mental health journey. She felt the need to tell her story so those who suffer in silence would know that they are not alone and together we can erase the stigma associated with mental health. To date Lynette has trained over 5,000 professionals across the country and has addressed audiences in excess of 8,000 people. She has also appeared on the nationally syndicated talk show Women on the Move. Website: https://www.lynnshawgroup.com If you love this show, please leave us a review. Go to:- https://ratethispodcast.com/rate and follow the simple instructions.