Shelly Graf, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, received her Masters degree in Social Work from the University of Minnesota in 2003. For the past ten years, Shelly has been privileged to work with children and teens, primarily in schools. Shelly is the founder and co-owner of Edify Youth, a small business that provides contract social work services to Minneapolis charter schools. Shelly is a trained Circle keeper in the tradition of restorative justice and conflict resolution, and has kept Circles in schools and in the broader community for the past 10 years. Shelly is a grateful practitioner and community leader at Common Ground, and works to bring the practice to teens and young adults. She has completed training in mindfulness based stress reduction for teenagers (MBSR-T) with Gina Biegel.
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