The Tennessee Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (TNAMFT) and the Tennessee Licensed Professional Counselor Association (TLPCA) will join together to host the 2nd Annual Counseling and Therapy Summit. The city is Murfreesboro and the Conference will attract hundreds of mental health professionals for quality education and networking opportunities.
Dr. Rita Nakashima Brock, Rel. M., M.A
Dr. Brock is Senior Vice President for Moral Injury Programs at Volunteers of America. A native of Fukuoka, Japan, Brock was six years old when she and her mother were brought to the U.S. by her stepfather from Amory, Mississippi. She was raised in a military family and currently resides in San Pedro, CA. From 2001-2002, she was a fellow at the Harvard Divinity School Center for Values in Public Life and is an internationally distinguished lecturer and award-winning author. A pioneer in the study of moral injury, in 2012 she co-founded the Soul Repair Center, Brite Divinity School at TCU, with Col. (Chaplain) Herman Keizer Jr., U.S. Army veteran, and directed it until May 2017. Her most recent book is Soul Repair: Recovering from Moral Injury After War, co-authored with Gabriella Lettini.
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