By creating art in Windows workshops, participants are provided a safe environment to express themselves and tell their stories, build resilience, identify and name emotions, self-regulate, gain a stronger sense of self-worth and much more.

AWBW trains staff at partnering human service providers to facilitate these trauma-informed hands-on workshops. We support Windows Facilitators in a variety of ways, including access to over 700 workshops in our ever-evolving curriculum and ongoing consultations.

Facilitators share back successes, challenges and innovations in relation to the workshops they hold. This feedback contributes to the greater expertise of AWBW’s community of partner agencies and facilitators across the country.

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Community of Practice

The key to AWBW's impact lies in our collaboration with a strong network of 1,000+ Windows Facilitators at partner organizations nationwide. Our facilitators, staff, and trauma-informed consultants — our Community of Practice — share a common concern for the well-being of trauma survivors, along with the passion to see survivors thrive through... [Read More]

Windows Facilitator Trainings

Use Art to Support Healing NEXT TRAINING: MARCH 21-22, 2024 9AM-4:30PM PT Click here to learn about obtaining Continuing Education Hours. Registration closes Tuesday, March 19th, 9am PT. Can’t make March? Sign up here to be notified when registration opens for our next training. Join us for two days of trauma-informed, experiential... [Read More]