Women holding training certificates

Three Women Volunteers Train-the-Trainers
November 2018

Marciana Popescu, MSW, Ph.D., Zoe Reyes, MSW, and Dana Alonzo, MSW, Ph.D., were awarded stipends by ISWS to travel to Guatemala City and Peronia, Guatemala to lead a train-the-trainer program for teachers, mental health providers, social workers, school administrators, and nurses. Topics chosen by the participants, included adolescent development, signs and symptoms of anxiety and depression, leadership skills, suicide awareness, and promoting resilience in youth and adults.