Dr. Bridget Glass is a licensed Mental Health Counselor who specializes in the treatment of traumatic experiences, intimate partner violence (IPV), and toxic stress in the workplace. Dr. Glass earned a Master of Science from Palm Beach Atlantic University where she received dual training in both mental health counseling and marriage and family therapy. Her theoretical practice is founded on trauma-informed and person-centered interventions such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and Play Therapy. Dr. Glass has maintained several co-located positions at PBC schools and programs for survivors of domestic abuse. She has unique clinical experience within the scope of infant mental health and helping young children and their parents heal from the impact of traumatic events. In addition, Dr. Glass has served the community of Palm Beach County as a consultant and trainer on topics such as family and domestic violence, trauma-informed classroom management, the effect of adverse childhood experiences across the developmental landscape, and secondary traumatic stress in the helping professions. She has provided several workshops at the state and national levels to aid in the emotional support of victims of violent crimes and to provide interventions for the supervision of counselors in training. She is a contributing author to the book, Non-Suicidal Self-Injury Throughout the Lifespan: A Clinician’s Guide to Treatment Considerations, by Dr. Kelly Emelianchik-Key and articles that expand on the literature for Counselor Education. Dr. Glass completed her doctoral studies at Florida Atlantic University, focusing on the study of burnout and secondary traumatic stress in professional educators in relation to social-emotional competency. Dr. Glass is privileged to be named a Post-Doctoral Teaching Fellow for Florida Atlantic University’s Counselor Education program for the 2022-2023 school year.