Organization: Fundacion Junto con los Niños - JUCONI Ecuador
Title: Executive Director
Sylvia Reyes, an educational psychologist, trains informal case workers to help parents recover from psychological damage, enabling them to protect and provide for their children while providing them with the care they need for full and healthy development.
Services to stop trans-generational physical, sexual and psychological family violence of families whose children live in extreme poverty and work on the streets. Focus on the entire family, including perpetrators, starts with a safety plan to reduce risk of harm within the home. Work on skills to manage strong emotions and respond nonviolently to conflict is immediately begun.