Margaret Johnson, LMSW, is a Think:Kids Clinical Consultant and Trainer who specializes in applying and implementing CPS in child welfare settings. A west coast native, Margaret has been working with at-risk families and children since 2000. She earned her social work degree from the University of Southern California.
Margaret is passionate about addressing the impact of social trauma on behaviors and is committed to helping marginalized communities integrate the Collaborative Problem Solving model. She has completed in-depth study and application of trauma-informed care under the tutelage of the National Council on Behavioral Health and has participated in child trauma assessment and case management training with Dr. Bruce Perry. As a writer, artist, and musician, Margaret approaches all aspects of her work and life with creative energy. She is based in Portland, OR.