Dr. Rousseau’s courses bridge the mental health and criminal justice systems. She encourages her students to engage in critical assessment and to actively question as they learn. She considers herself to be a feminist, activist and social justice scholar. Dr. Rousseau is a strong advocate of self-care in her students, particularly as related to the impacts of vicarious trauma.
Dr. Rousseau offers a range of trainings and curricula. She works extensively with diverse groups including law enforcement and first responders, yoga and mindfulness practitioners, educators, and entrepreneurs.
Trauma-informed and Universally Inclusive Practices
Trauma and the Work of Care/Vicarious Trauma
Yoga and Recovery
Yoga 4 Change
Open Spirit Center
Nourishing Teachers, Strengthening Classrooms
Yoga Service Council
Forensic Behavior Analysis
Trauma and Crisis Intervention
Gender and Justice