Meet the WOR Facilitator Team

The Role of Women Facilitators at the Day and Weekend of Recovery

One of the valuable resources at a Weekend of Recovery or Day of Recovery is the presence of women facilitators who bring a wealth of therapeutic experience with men who have had a history of sexual abuse. Women facilitators can offer the benefit of witness and exchange that may differ from what men have experienced. During the weekends, they share fully in the responsibilities and work of the team. The inclusion of women on the team offers men an opportunity to examine their reactions to women in a safe setting.

Meet the Team

The Day and Weekend of Recovery events are facilitated by highly-skilled trauma clinicians, utilizing the current ethical and best practice evidence-based standards of trauma treatment. The current 15-member facilitator team is multi-disciplinary, consisting of clinicians who have a range of trauma training and professional certifications: Psychology, Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, Mental Health Counseling, and Somatic Education. Jim Struve, LCSW, with over 40 years of experience working with male survivors of sexual trauma, is the Manager for the facilitator team.

Oluwatosin (Tosin) Akindele, LMSW

Lee Beckstead, Ph.D.

Bill Burmester, M.A., M.F.T.

Chad Corbley, Ph.D.

Uma Dorn, Ph.D., PC

Sandi Forti, Ph.D.

Jessica Gusberg, LCSW

Margaret Hunter, LMFT, ATR

Sharon Imperato, LMHC

Lisa Jameson, LMFT

Kerby Killingham, M.A., LPC, NCC

Kenton Kirby, LCSW

Ernesto Mujica, Ph.D.

Richard Sims, Somatic Educator

Matt Stella, LICSW, Dipl.PW.

Jim Struve, LCSW
Executive Director

Diana Thomas, M.Ed., CMHC

Howard Fradkin, Ph.D., LICDC-CS,
WOR Leadership Team Emeritus

Lynne MacDonell, B.A
WOR Leadership Team Emeritus

Paul Linden, Ph.D.
WOR Leadership Team Emeritus

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