Our first webinar is coming up on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 from 1:00 to 2:15 pm EST.
In this webinar, Dr. Colleen Varcoe, Professor at the University of British Columbia will provide a foundational understanding of trauma and violence and their complex and lasting impacts, demonstrate the need to shift from trauma-informed to trauma- and violence-informed, and explain the principles and strategies of trauma-and violence-informed approaches.
Other Upcoming Webinars:
What it takes to be a Trauma-informed Organization
Date & Time: January 31, 2017 | 1:00pm to 2:15 pm Eastern Standard Time
Presented by: Ms. Holly Murphy, Advanced Practice Leader for Trauma Informed Care, the IWK Health Center and Ms. Sue McWilliam, Advanced Practice Leader for Outcomes & Evaluation Research, IWK Health Centre.
The IWK Health Centre is a pediatric and obstetric hospital that provides care to women, children, youth, and their families from Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island. The Centre is currently in the process of becoming a fully trauma-informed organization and examining their trauma-specific services to better serve those who have experienced trauma. Learn more about how this initiative is being implemented through trauma awareness and education sessions to staff and community partners through their campaign, “Your Experiences Matter”.
Reaching Youth through Sports: Trauma-Informed Physical Activity
Date & Time: March 7, 2017 | 1:00pm to 2:15pm Eastern Standard Time
Presented by: Ms. Rebekah Roulier, Chief Operating Officer, Doc Wayne
Doc Wayne, a non-profit that connects with youth through sports has a specially designed curriculum, Do the Good (DtG), built on the therapeutic model of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and The Attachment, Self-Regulation, and Competency Framework. In this webinar, you will learn about Do the Good, a trauma-informed sports intervention.