Darlene Brace LCSW, has worked with Alternative Horizons a non-profit Domestic Violence victim’s advocacy organization in Durango for 10 years. Currently she works as a Substance Abuse Counselor for the Southern Colorado Aids Project. She is skilled in trauma, EMDR and Synergetic Play Therapy and is working toward her CAC III. She provides training and education to her community around dynamics of violence, effects of violence on children, and trauma. She is passionate about working in the field, teaching, self-care and healing.