I have worked with Circles in K-12 schools, college, and community groups. My experience includes Circles for building community, reentry, reset, repairing harm, and support.
I offer trainings in RJ, implicit bias and RJ, youth development and RJ, and Circle keeping.
The daughter of Punjabi immigrants and a native Houstonian, Anita Wadhwa is a classroom teacher and restorative justice coordinator at YES Prep Northbrook High School, and author of Restorative Justice in Urban Schools: Disrupting the School to Prison Pipeline and a contributor to the recently released anthology, Colorizing Restorative Justice. She has developed a youth led restorative justice model called YAM based on her research in Boston, which has garnered nationwide attention. She owes everything to her parents, husband, and two lovely girls.