"My textbook offers an integrated training and coaching model to facilitate trauma-informed change in systems."

  • Addiction

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  • Systems Change

  • Brain Development

  • Urban/Community Development 

  • Board Meetings

  • Global Audiences

  • The Professional Service Industry

  • Corporations

  • Colleges and Universities




Dr. Alisha Moreland-Capuia is deemed one of the most influential physicians in the country. She is expert in global health, trauma, addiction, system development and change.  

Alisha has trained and coached our nations noteworthy justices, educators, not-for-profit organizations and fortune 500 companies on how to facilitate trauma-informed organizational change. She has built programs that have promoted healing and buoyed communities locally and globally. 

She graduated from Stanford University and the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. Alisha completed internship, residency and an addiction psychiatry fellowship at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU). Alisha is newly appointed Faculty at McLean Hospital-Harvard Medical School. She maintains a faculty appointment at OHSU's School of medicine as Associate Professor and is the former Executive Director of the OHSU Avel Gordly Center for Healing.

She is the sole author of Training For Change: Transforming Systems to be Trauma-Informed, Culturally Responsive, and Neuroscientifically Focused (2019). She has also contributed to local and national news.  

She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts with her husband and children.

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