This training will center around conversations regarding the sibling bond, the importance of keeping siblings placed together at all costs, common reasons siblings may be separated, and different ways to keep the sibling bond strong through an unavoidable separation.


Training Specialist

Rachel Donnelly, LMSW

Rachel Donnelly joined the Cornerstones of Care Training team in 2019. Rachel is a licensed, master level social worker with 7 years of experience working with youth in foster care and their families. Her passion to help and educate within the community brings her trainings to life for employees, foster parents, and community members, including classes on combatting human trafficking, maintaining family connections, and trauma-informed practices. Rachel is a certified Child Passenger Safety Technician, TIPS-MAPP Instructor, and a HEAL Human Trafficking Institute provider. Rachel enjoys traveling, crime documentaries and podcasts, and finds self-care by experimenting in the kitchen with new recipes. Rachel loves to show off photos of her two cats and her 5 nieces.