Stefania Agliano

Stefania Agliano

Co-founder
I AM Training and Consultation Group LLC
location_on United States

Member since 1 year

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Stefania Agliano

Specialises In (based on submitted proposals)
sex-trafficking

With over forty years of combined experience in child welfare, juvenile justice, adult probation, clinical services and higher education, I AM Training and Consultation Group provides comprehensive training programs for youth serving organizations and larger child welfare/juvenile justice agencies. Our services are designed to enhance staff and agency competencies in addressing issues inclusive of, but not limited to, sexually exploited youth, the impact of racial injustice, and youth violence. Our primary training goal is to increase staff efficacy in assessing and more importantly, addressing those issues in a manner that achieves permanency, safety and well-being for all children, youth and families.

In addition to the innovative trainings and presentations provided, we offer programming designed for adolescents, young adults and families under the umbrella of I AM: The Empowerment Project. The goal of these program is to uplift the young men and women who participate to the extent they are able to make healthier choices in the relationships they have in their lives and paths they find themselves on.

The founders of I AM Training and Consultation Group have personal experience in the child welfare system, juvenile justice system and growing up in marginalized communities reeling from the affliction of institutional racism. At I AM, we understand first-hand the vulnerabilities impacting youth and families that increase the potential for harm.  Our passion, our commitment, and our work is informed by our personal experiences, as well as our professional and academic careers. At I AM, we aim to provide the right amount of authenticity with the right amount of substance to create positive outcomes for children, families and staff. 

Founder Bios:

Stefania M. Agliano, LMSW received her graduate degree at Fordham University and has worked in child welfare services and child protection for over twenty-five years. Ms. Agliano is co-founder of I AM Training and Consultation Group LLC and currently works in the field of child welfare in a supervisory capacity. Ms. Agliano has been a contributing member of efforts to eradicate trafficking inclusive of the development of various training curriculums, training hundreds of child welfare staff, law enforcement officers, probations officers and community providers on the local and national level. Ms. Agliano has co-authored and facilitated national prevention programming aimed at educating participants on various topics inclusive of sexual exploitation designed for adolescents, young adults and families under the umbrella of I AM: The Empowerment Project. Ms. Agliano is an adjunct faculty member and teaches at the college level.

 

Bryan Hall II, LCSW received his graduate degree from the University of Connecticut School of Social Work and has worked in child welfare, adult probation services and law enforcement in excess of seventeen years. Mr. Hall’s clinical background consists of treating adolescents with persistent legal issues and/or mental health disorders. Mr. Hall is the co-founder of I AM Training and Consultation Group LLC. Mr. Hall has been an active contributor of efforts to eradicate sex trafficking including training hundreds of probations officers, social workers and providers. Mr. Hall has been instrumental in the development and facilitation of prevention programming aimed at educating participants on various topics inclusive of sexual exploitation designed for adolescents, young adults and families under the umbrella of I AM: The Empowerment Project. Mr. Hall is an adjunct faculty member and teaches at the college level.