Lauren Strickland

Training Director
Whole Child Initiative

Lauren has served foster and adoptive families in the South Alabama and Mississippi areas, with over 13 years of social work experience. She obtained a Master of Social Work Degree from Tulane University, with a concentration in clinical work with families and children and has a background in counseling, primarily serving children with complex trauma, partnering with the families who love and care for them. Lauren is trained in the Trust-Based Relational Intervention model and enjoys working with children who struggle to connect.