Symposium Presenters

Jules Alvarado
Alvarado Consulting and Treatment Group
Ms. Alvarado has provided treatment foster care for severely wounded children for 25 years. She is a therapist and consultant well known internationally as an expert in trauma, loss, attachment and organizational effectiveness. Jules has served on the boards of and as the executive director for several child welfare agencies and is the founder and Sr. Clinical Consultant of Alvarado Consulting and Treatment Group, an organizational consulting business in Denver, Colorado.

Ana do Valle
Founder, Clinical Director and Supervisor
Soma Healing Center
Ana is the founder, clinical director and supervisor for the Soma Healing Center in Boulder, CO. She has developed her studies in the areas of Anthroposophical Counseling, Sensory Processing and Somatic Experiencing. Ana specializes in working with the social nervous system. Ms. do Valle is a body centered therapist, certified in Sensory Integration and Neuro Developmental Approach. Fluent in Spanish, English and Portuguese, she has experience working with posttraumatic stress disorder with adults and children and trauma resulting from cultural fragmentation.