Rissa Mohabir – Founder
” My passion for listening to others never ceases, especially the remarkable lived experiences of those whose lives have been shaken to the core, when conflict and violence erupts leaving unspeakable memories and how deeply this affects survivors , mentally emotionally and physically.
Trauma Awareness Training
Rissa has over 28 years experience as a trainer for medical doctors and homeopaths in the UK and internationally, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Germany, Japan and notably in post conflict Serbia and Croatia (2000-2007). She pursued post-graduate studies at Somatic Experiencing Trauma Institute in New York, returning to Bristol (UK) to launch her training program for trauma-related service providers. The training continues to be viewed as a valuable resource for those attending the seminars.
Barnardos South Gloucs and Bristol NHS Helpline successfully piloted her training program in 2014 and 2015.
Trauma Awareness Community Interest Company-Humanitarian Advocacy- Speaking with and Speaking for Refugees and Asylum Seekers.
Company Number: 11165912
Rissa is listed by Bristol Women’s Voice as one of the fifty inspirational women of Bristol to mark International Women’s Day 2017.