Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement I grew up in an intact family in Tomahawk, WI. An early traumatic experience altered my perception and led me to develop maladaptive coping skills. It wasn’t until fifth grade that I realized I had dissociated and had no memories of the event.   By high school I had…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement I was born in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin, into a large family with five half-siblings and one full sibling, along with 19 nieces and nephews. Despite the diverse family dynamics, the bond with each sibling was never different. My parents divorced when I was young, leading to frequent moves…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement My passions in life are encouraging others to embrace their authentic selves, horses/horseback riding, animals, nature, and working on import cars!   I grew up in northern Wisconsin in a single-parent household. When I was about 5-6 years old, my mother, who was my sole parent, was diagnosed with…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement Growing up I was part of a pretty typical middle class family. I was fortunate, I knew this back then, and know it better now as an adult. However, although my immediate family was stable and filled with positive influences, my parents never hid the tough parts of…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement I was born and raised in a small town in Central Wisconsin. I grew up in a loving home, with both parents and an older brother. Both of my parents were born and raised in the same community, so it felt like everyone knew my name. It was…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement I was born in Black River Falls, Wisconsin, and have two older brothers and one little sister. Growing up was not easy because my mom would always have to juggle me and my siblings with school, sports activities, and work. It didn’t stop her from pushing me and…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement I was born in Thailand and came to the US when I was six. My parents spoke little English, so growing up was a struggle. As soon as I learned English, I remember always helping them with translation. With that, I always feel like I have a big…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement   I was born and raised in a small town in central Wisconsin with two brothers and one sister in a very family-oriented household.   My parents were both business owners so during my time growing up they constantly demonstrated and taught great work ethics. They also showed the…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement My lived experiences, things that happened, and why I feel I have decided to help others. I grew up in a southern Wisconsin town outside of Racine, WI. In my neighborhood there was little to no parent supervision. Kids raised themselves. Along with that came much substance and…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement I was born in Waupaca, Wisconsin. My parents divorced when I was young, so I grew up in different parts of the Waupaca County area. Growing up I loved spending my time reading, listening to music, making art, and exploring the outdoors. I also knew from a very…