Interfaith outreach to the wider community in the wake of a shared trauma expands a church’s healing ministry. Join us for a look at how a local town came together to offer a trauma-informed response after a tragedy and how one church participated. An introduction to trauma-Informed practices and the Wellness Sciences that support growth in the face of adversity will frame the discussion.Kathleen Zagata is the Health Minister at First Congregational Church, Winchester, MA. For 12 years during the Iraq War, she facilitated a group for families of deployed soldiers and veterans. Currently, she provides wellness counseling for those facing health and lifestyle challenges.