Teri was invited to share her story with the National Crime Victims’ Rights Week Luncheon, hosted by the YWCA of Greater Cincinnati, on April 5, 2017. This would be Teri’s first time standing before an audience, sharing her story of triumph over trauma. The attendees were moved to a standing ovation by Teri’s ability to shine her light into dark spaces, and her gift of radiating joy while traveling the healing journey.
Teri’s inaugural Story of Hope speech April 5, 2017, at the YWCA of Greater Cincinnati’s National Crime Victims’ Rights Week Luncheon
Teri was invited to speak at the National Crime Victims' Rights Week luncheon at the YWCA Greater Cincinnati on April 5, 2017. This was her inaugural speech about her complex trauma history and story of hope!
Teri’s October 30, 2017 Story of Hope speech at Tristate Trauma Network Fall Conference
Teri was honored to speak at the Tristate Trauma Network Fall Conference in October 2017 (soon after she returned from her journey to Orlando, FL to the Hay House Writers’ Workshop) with an audience of over 250 mental health professionals. Her presentation was recorded via a phone as documentation for her writing needs. However, the message is an important one to share.
Teri’s February 27, 2018 Story of Hope speech at the University of Cincinnati Clermont College
Teri has since spoken at the University of Cincinnati Clermont College, addressing students, faculty, and staff. The following article was written for The Lantern, UC Clermont College Student News, about her informative presentation on the importance of utilizing a trauma-informed care approach when responding to trauma survivors, adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), and her own healing journey from the darkness of complex trauma into the light of a peaceful and joyous existence. http://www.thelantern.media/campus-news/childrens-author-and-trauma-survivor-teri-wellbrock-speaks-on-campus/