Patricia D. Wilcox, LCSW, Vice President of Strategic Development, Klingberg Family Centers, New Britain, Connecticut, specializes in treatment of traumatized children and their families. She created the Restorative Approach, a trauma- and relationship-based treatment method.


She is a Faculty Trainer for Risking Connection and an Adjunct Faculty at the University of CT School of Social Work. She travels nationally to train treaters on trauma-informed care, specializing in improving the daily life of treatment programs. She is the author of Trauma Informed Care: The Restorative Approach published by NEARI Press, and in 2011 was Connecticut Social Worker of the Year.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Patricia Wilcox is the vice president of strategic development at Klingberg Family Centers. She is the creator of the Restorative Approach™. She is an adjunct faculty at the University of Connecticut School of Social Work. Ms. Wilcox is an author for NEARI Press and receives royalties.


Non-financial: Patricia Wilcox has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.