Monica Chinlund

Place Category: Council Trainers

  • Profile

    Monica has been a Council Facilitator, Trainer and Program Specialist for The Ojai Foundation since 1995, facilitating council in public and private school classrooms, including Palms Middle School from 1995-2005.  She co-founded Council in Schools (CIS) in 2006 with Joe Provisor and served as Program Advisor for the CIS office in the Los Angeles Unified School District’s (LAUSD) from 2006-13.  She has received training in Restorative Justice and worked as a dialogue facilitator for The National Conference for Community and Justice, a human relations organization dedicated to promoting social justice.  She holds a Masters degree in School-Based Family Counseling from California State University, LA and is a credentialed Child Welfare and Attendance counselor in the State of California.   She currently serves as an Attendance Improvement Counselor at several schools in the LAUSD.