Trauma is REAL.

Together, we can HEAL.


Soul Bird Consulting supports people and organizations in understanding how complex childhood trauma affects the brain and body and how we can join others on their healing journey.

With our diverse backgrounds and skill sets, we’re able to support your organization in shifting its culture.

All training opportunities are tailored match our experience with your needs. Whether that is learning and incorporating trauma- responsive care, or building a more inclusive workforce, the Soul Bird team can support your growth with a wide range of modalities and trainings.

Topics include:

Understanding Trauma

Building Resilience

Anti-Bias Training

Healing Power of Storytelling




"Sarah was an amazing trainer! She kept the workshop engaging and created opportunities for meaningful group discussion. I would take any other trainings that she leads!"



Our Team


Sarah Buffie MSW, LSW, founding director of Soul Bird Consulting believes that nothing has the power to heal like supportive relationships. Specializing in trauma responsive care, she helps organizations and individuals disrupt current models of thinking by building empathy and understanding around the effects of trauma. LEARN MORE→


Luna Malbroux

As an experienced facilitator, educator and authority on creating inclusive spaces, Luna is able to adaptively support organizations and individuals who are hungry to explore personal and organizational biases. With a background in using empathy and personal narrative to help build consensus, she is eager to guide your organization in building more authentic inclusivity to cater to the needs of staff and clients. LEARN MORE→



C. Danae Riggs brings 20 years of non-profit experience to her leadership with a purpose-driven focus to love and live in a way that promotes equity, justice, empathy, forgiveness and wholehearted healing. Danae has a background in program development, implementation and management, with a key focus on advancing leaders in their own fields through education and training. As a life coach, facilitator, doula, direct care-giver and more, she brings a fierce love, and compassion to all she is, and all she encounters. LEARN MORE→


The Resilience Project


Soul Bird Consulting is proud to be a training partner with The Resilience Project. The purpose of the project is to build cross-agency teams who use a shared, trauma-informed framework and practices to help people build resilience and heal from trauma. Many Southwest Ohio agencies are engaged as project partners. LEARN MORE→


Ready to explore how you can improve your organization’s trauma competency and resiliency? We're ready to listen.