14th November 2018
Jo Sharpen has worked for AVA - Against Violence and Abuse for 12 years, managing the children and young people’s project and then as policy manager. Prior to this she worked for the Institute of Psychiatry as a researcher and then at Eaves Women’s Aid for several years, in a refuge. As well as working for AVA she is also a freelance consultant, researcher and online counsellor.
“Some people think that a trauma-informed environment is putting a plant in a room!”