Jessica Teperow

With more than two decades of experience working with organizations that address sexual and domestic violence, Jessica Teperow has extensive experience in the development and execution of prevention programs and trauma-informed practices within nonprofit, healthcare, corporate, and academic settings. She has provided guidance and consultation to all levels of professionals seeking information, resources, and options for care and reporting related to experiences of violence. She has worked with colleges and universities to develop policies and procedures to foster trauma-informed classrooms and enable faculty and staff to recognize, respond to, and prevent gender-based violence. Over the last ten years she has developed trainings and workshops to help organizations and individuals identify and mitigate burnout and vicarious trauma, and has partnered with a number of institutions to adopt an approach of collective care and to create trauma-informed workplaces where employees and students can thrive.