Nadia La Rosa is a trainer and facilitator at the Manitoba Trauma Information and Education Centre at Klinic Community Health. She has been with Klinic for over 25 years, the majority of which were spent working in the Sexual Assault Crisis Program. Her background includes delivering direct services to and advocating on behalf of individuals and families affected by sexualized violence, coordinating special projects and raising awareness to promote effective responses to sexual assault in communities throughout Manitoba. Nadia has a Masters of Social Work from the University of Manitoba where she explored the development of effective sexual assault service delivery in both rural and urban areas of Manitoba from a trauma informed lens.
Nadia is especially interested in the neurobiology of trauma, the significance of awareness and contemplative practices in recovery and the power of connection in cultivating a more holistic understanding of and approach to healing.