Kati GarnerSchool Safety Regional Training Consultant, Northwest Region Colorado School Safety Resource Center

Kati Garner attended the University of Wyoming and obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Secondary Education Social Studies. She taught high school history for 3 years in Southwest Kansas before obtaining her Masters of Education in School Counseling and Licensed Professional Counseling from Southwestern Oklahoma State University. After working as a School Counselor in Southwest Kansas for 6 years, Kati returned to Colorado in 2016 and joined the counseling staff at Grand Junction High School.
She most recently worked as the Mental Health and Crisis Coordinator for Mesa County Valley School District 51 in Grand Junction where she oversaw threat assessments, bullying, suicide risk assessments, crisis response and acted as the districts Safe2Tell representative. Kati is a National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) Prepared Certified Trainer and a Mental Health First Aid Certified Trainer.

Hot Topic: Secondary Traumatic Stress for Educators and Law Enforcement

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