Verónica Quiñónez Trainings, LLC
Wednesday, June 15
10:00 am – 11:15 am – Navigating Crisis and Suicide-Related Calls
Verónica (she/her/hers) has nearly 15 years of victim services and violence prevention experience in the field. She currently consults through her business Verónica Quiñónez Trainings, LLC and serves as adjunct faculty for Georgetown University. She previously managed the statewide violence CDC ‘DELTA’ Impact grant where she oversaw violence prevention initiatives for the entire state of Tennessee including economic empowerment and adverse childhood experience prevention programs. In addition, she previously provided victim services and violence prevention at Vanderbilt and Georgetown Universities. Veronica has also provided crisis counseling to the DOD community and served as a Safe Helpline Manager for the Rape Abuse Incest National Network (RAINN) in Washington, D.C. She holds a Masters of Arts degree in Conflict Resolution from Georgetown University and a Bachelors in Psychology and International Relations from Virginia Commonwealth University. Her areas of expertise are de-colonizing and anti-oppression approaches to power based violence and diversity, equity, and inclusion to improve workplaces for marginalized staff.