ABOUT THE AUTHOR

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Laura van Dernoot Lipsky is the founding director of The Trauma Stewardship Institute and author of the best-selling book Trauma Stewardship. Widely recognized as a pioneer in the field of trauma exposure, she has worked with individuals, systems, and communities around the world for more than three decades.

Laura became one of the first to speak publicly on the connection between environmental science and trauma and the toll exacted on individuals and organizations as they witness mass extinctions, irreversible ecological losses, or other forms of human encroachment. Simultaneously, she has long been an ...

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