Suicidal Interventions: Evidence-Based Practices for Social Workers

Virtual

This course will be an introduction to suicide interventions and protocols across the life course. As social workers, we can feel hopeless when a client, friend or family member is experiencing suicidal thoughts and behaviours. This workshop offers an introduction to interventions and protocols that can be used for intervention across the life course. The ... Read more

$99 – $149

Foundations of Africentric Social Work

Webinar

The social work profession in Canada engages with African, Caribbean and Black identified youth and families through a variety of sectors including, but not limited to education, healthcare, and child welfare. However, traditional Canadian models of care embedded in social work practice marginalize Black communities and engrain anti-Black racism in its delivery. As a result, ... Read more

Free – $20

Colonial Trauma and Wholistic Healing Practices: Supporting Prisoners and Ex-prisoners

Webinar

Due to white supremacy and colonialism, Indigenous people are incarcerated at higher rates than non-Indigenous people. This webinar will talk about the systemic factors leading to high incarceration rates, how to work with Indigenous people in prison and those coming out of prison as they access services in the community. This webinar will focus on ... Read more

Free – $30

Two-Spirit People: Indigenous Knowledge Building

Virtual

This course will engage you in exploring traditional and modern roles and responsibilities of Two-Spirit people. The course will guide you through Two-Spirit Indigenous ways of knowing and being while also addressing the severe impact colonization has on Two- Spirit people.

$50 – $100

Empowering Black Futures: Laying the Groundwork

Webinar

The Empowering Black Futures Series consists of three modules that explore the holistic impact of Africentric social work and community programming on Black youth and families. These modules will follow a webinar on the Foundations of Africentric Social Work (March 24th, 12-1:30 PM ET) providing foundational information on Africentric Social Work theory, practices and delivery ... Read more

$20 – $40

What is Narrative Therapy?

Webinar

Narrative therapy is a collaborative and non-pathologizing approach to counselling and community work which centres people as the experts of their own lives. A narrative approach views problems as separate from people and assumes people as having many skills, abilities, values, commitments, beliefs and competencies that will assist them to change their relationship with the ... Read more

Free – $30

Empowering Black Futures: Safer Spaces for Black Youth

Webinar

Advancing anti-oppressive practice and responding to the needs of Black youth require awareness and actions to enhance individual knowledge and reflectivity, as well as systemic explorations of organizational gaps and ... Read more

$20 – $40

Empowering Black Futures: For Us, By Us

Webinar

The Empowering Black Futures Series consists of three modules that explore the holistic impact of Africentric social work and community programming on Black youth and families. These modules will follow a webinar on the Foundations of Africentric Social Work (March 24th, 12-1:30 PM ET) providing foundational information on Africentric Social Work theory, practices and delivery ... Read more

$20 – $40

Black Diplomacy: Disrupting Systems of Anti-Blackness with Policy Advocacy

Virtual

This course will build on the “Community-based Social Work in Policymaking: Giving Power Back to the Profession” webinar and take a deeper dive into the topics outlined. Discussion topics will include: Prerequisite(s) Social workers interested in utilizing their lived expertise to advocate for structural change on behalf of their communities. This course is open to ... Read more

$179 – $299

From Diversity to Belonging: Setting the stage for meaningful conversations about differences

Webinar

This is a learning opportunity for social workers to reflect on their role in building preparedness towards a society that values and promotes diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging. The presentation will promote awareness of and sensitivity to issues of diversity - in particular, the experience of individuals in society who may be subject to marginalization ... Read more

Free – $20