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February 2018

Yoga and Meditation for TBI: Evidence, innovations and ways forward

February 22 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Webinar
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3rd National Symposium on Mental Disorder: Criminal Justice and Community Solutions

February 23 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Toronto

Join a top tier, multi-disciplinary faculty to explore the transformation of the criminal justice system and innovative community solutions in relation to mentally ill offenders. This one day symposium brings together those who work at the crossroads of criminal justice and mental disorder: lawyers, judges, law enforcement professionals, mental health court workers, support workers, forensic psychiatrists and psychologists to explore challenges and solutions to some of the most pressing issues today. Don’t miss this opportunity to network with others facing…

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Peace of Minds Yoga Oakville

February 24 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Oakville Oakville,

The 13th annual Peace of Minds Yoga raises funds for vital programs, services and social innovation at the Schizophrenia Society of Ontario (SSO). With your help, SSO is making a positive difference in the lives of people living with schizophrenia. Whether you’re an expert or beginner, whether you join as a team or individually – this event has something for everyone. Rally around mental health by joining us on February 24. Give Peace of Mind, Support Mental Health.

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Managing Mental Health in the Workplace – Rights and Responsibilities

February 26 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ottawa Ottawa, ON Canada

For leaders and managers, dealing with issues related to mental health in the workplace can be challenging and difficult to navigate. It is essential that leadership has the capabilities to manage mental health because early identification and support can lead to continued productivity, retention of employees and overall satisfaction in the workplace. This workshop provides a roadmap to help leaders participate in conversations with employees who may require support and accommodation when experiencing difficulties related to mental health. Participants will…

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Ontario Shores Mental Health Conference 2018 – Innovation in Mental Health: Discovery, Technology and Recovery

February 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Whitby

Conference Themes: Recovery Big Data Quality Technology Population Health Games and Apps Clinical Advancements Co-Design

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De-escalating Potentially Violent Situations™ (London)

February 27 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
London

For those who work in an environment where there is potential for violence, it is important to develop the skills needed to defuse dangerous situations. This workshop is designed to teach people to de-escalate potentially violent situations through assertiveness and interpersonal communication. The training will explore how anger and violence interplay, including opportunities for self-assessment of personal styles. Participants will develop a clear understanding of how to assess the potential for violence and respond with a diverse set of interpersonal…

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Managing Mental Health in the Workplace – Rights and Responsibilities (Mississauga)

February 27 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mississauga

For leaders and managers, dealing with issues related to mental health in the workplace can be challenging and difficult to navigate. It is essential that leadership has the capabilities to manage mental health because early identification and support can lead to continued productivity, retention of employees and overall satisfaction in the workplace. This workshop provides a roadmap to help leaders participate in conversations with employees who may require support and accommodation when experiencing difficulties related to mental health. Participants will…

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Systems Planning 101 Webinar

February 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Webinar

To kick-off 2018, A Way Home Canada, the Canadian Observatory on Homelessness and Turner Strategies are excited to invite you to the Systems Planning 101 Webinar! This is the first in a series of learning opportunities the three organizations have partnered to develop under the evidence-led Systems Planning Collective, recognizing the need to support communities in this direction. The Systems Planning Collective is a capacity building and technical assistance body dedicated to supporting communities in efforts to prevent and end…

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De-escalating Potentially Violent Situations™ (Toronto)

February 28 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Toronto

For those who work in an environment where there is potential for violence, it is important to develop the skills needed to defuse dangerous situations. This workshop is designed to teach people to de-escalate potentially violent situations through assertiveness and interpersonal communication. The training will explore how anger and violence interplay, including opportunities for self-assessment of personal styles. Participants will develop a clear understanding of how to assess the potential for violence and respond with a diverse set of interpersonal…

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Accessing ABI Services in the GTA – ABI Home and Community Care

February 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Webinar

Central LHIN Home & Community Care Toronto Central LHIN Home & Community Care

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March 2018

De-escalating Potentially Violent Situations™ (Ottawa)

March 1 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ottawa Ottawa, ON Canada

For those who work in an environment where there is potential for violence, it is important to develop the skills needed to defuse dangerous situations. This workshop is designed to teach people to de-escalate potentially violent situations through assertiveness and interpersonal communication. The training will explore how anger and violence interplay, including opportunities for self-assessment of personal styles. Participants will develop a clear understanding of how to assess the potential for violence and respond with a diverse set of interpersonal…

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Getting Grounded: Working With Overwhelmed and Scared Clients

March 1 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Toronto

This experiential workshop provides key techniques and straight-forward strategies for base-line stabilization of your clients.

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Mental Health and Addictions Research Symposium 2018

March 5 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Toronto

The Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES) invites you to the Mental Health and Addictions Research Symposium 2018. Please join us as we launch our latest report, Mental Health and Addictions System Performance in Ontario: A Baseline Scorecard. About the Symposium As part of Open Minds, Healthy Minds: Ontario's Comprehensive Mental Health and Addictions Strategy, ICES has developed a scorecard for the mental health and addictions sector in Ontario. At this symposium, participants will learn about: The latest in mental…

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Understanding Mental Health Concerns in Children and Youth

March 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ottawa Ottawa, ON Canada

Children and youth need the adults in their lives to help navigate the difficulties that come along with mental health and to connect them with necessary support and services. This workshop is designed for education and social service providers, caregivers and anyone seeking a better understanding of the complexities that surround mental illness with this population. Participants will be provided with a general overview of the common mental illnesses for children and youth, signs and symptoms, themes for treatment and…

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Understanding Mental Health Concerns in Children and Youth (Toronto)

March 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Toronto

Children and youth need the adults in their lives to help navigate the difficulties that come along with mental health and to connect them with necessary support and services. This workshop is designed for education and social service providers, caregivers and anyone seeking a better understanding of the complexities that surround mental illness with this population. Participants will be provided with a general overview of the common mental illnesses for children and youth, signs and symptoms, themes for treatment and…

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Understanding Mental Health Concerns in Children and Youth (London)

March 6 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
London

Children and youth need the adults in their lives to help navigate the difficulties that come along with mental health and to connect them with necessary support and services. This workshop is designed for education and social service providers, caregivers and anyone seeking a better understanding of the complexities that surround mental illness with this population. Participants will be provided with a general overview of the common mental illnesses for children and youth, signs and symptoms, themes for treatment and…

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Understanding Mental Health Concerns in Children and Youth (Thunder Bay)

March 7 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thunder Bay

Children and youth need the adults in their lives to help navigate the difficulties that come along with mental health and to connect them with necessary support and services. This workshop is designed for education and social service providers, caregivers and anyone seeking a better understanding of the complexities that surround mental illness with this population. Participants will be provided with a general overview of the common mental illnesses for children and youth, signs and symptoms, themes for treatment and…

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Accessing ABI Services in the GTA – Community Support Services

March 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Webinar

Community Head Injury Resource Services (CHIRS) Cota March of Dimes Canada Mind Forward (previously PHDABIS) Behavioural PACE Independent Living

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Narrative Therapy – Tools for Exploring Stories (Toronto)

March 19 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Toronto

We are all influenced by stories. In some of these stories, we are active players; other stories are thrust upon us. When problems occur (as they inevitably do), “problem stories” have a tendency to overshadow other stories. A narrative counselling framework seeks to explore the numerous stories that shape and influence identity, problems and preferred directions in life. Narrative therapy has been found to be a useful approach to many problems such as addictions, trauma and mental health concerns. In…

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Cognitive Behavioural Therapy – Tools for Thinking Differently (Toronto)

March 20 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Toronto

Many of the challenges that we experience are based on irrational and unhelpful thought patterns that impact both our feelings and our behaviour. Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) is a time-sensitive, structured and present-oriented form of counselling that focuses on problem solving and teaching individuals how to modify these distorted patterns of thinking. CBT is also one of the most well-known, researched and practiced forms of therapy available to us. This workshop provides a strong foundational knowledge of the principles and…

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