Dawn Kidder has been a Trainer Consultant with the Safe Management Group (SMG) since August 2015. Prior to joining the SMG team, Dawn worked in various capacities for 25 years in both residential and community based social services. Throughout her work and experiences, she has had the privilege to meet and support many families; as well as individual children, youth and adults who were struggling with Additions, Mental Health and Homelessness / Street Involvement. Throughout this time Dawn also supported staff teams and community agencies by providing education and training in many areas; including Crisis Management and Compassion Fatigue, Vicarious Trauma and Burn Out. As a Safe Management Trainer Consultant, Dawn provides consultation and education to individuals, staff teams, and agencies in order to promote and increase personal and client safety through the understanding and development of effective prevention and management strategies.