Clinical Director and Co-founder
Healing Springs Ranch
Melissa Caldwell Engle, LPC, ATR
Co-founder and Clinical Director of Healing Springs Ranch LLC
Melissa Caldwell Engle is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a Registered Art Therapist (ATR). She has over 30 years of experience treating trauma, mental health diagnoses and addictions. She was the past Executive Director of the Colin A Ross Institute for Psychological Trauma for 24 years.
She is a co-founder of the Trauma Recovery Associates (2002) a program created in response to the Catholic Church’s sex abuse scandal. TRA has since grown with its focus being to educate and foster the development of organizational leaders, human service providers, and trauma survivors themselves to respond more effectively to the impact of childhood trauma on individuals and on society.
In addition, Mrs. Caldwell Engle has also worked in private practice for 18 years. She has treated all mental health symptoms and diagnoses.
With her extensive years of experience in the behavioral health arena and her specialization in trauma, Mrs. Caldwell Engle created the Integrated Addiction Model which is used at Healing Springs Ranch today. She is an internationally recognized educator and speaker, on the effects of trauma, addiction and the comorbid client.
Mrs. Caldwell Engle has a unique way of combining theory with treatment techniques emphasizing experiential treatment modalities. This combination allows her to reach a broad audience of clinicians, clients and lay people. Her humor and case examples create a highly entertaining presentation style that makes her a recognized and sought after international speaker.
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Friday, May 15, 2020
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM US EDT