Understanding Complex Trauma and Attachment

Virtual

This training is designed for clinical staff supporting clients living with the impacts of complex trauma. Complex trauma is the result of repeated experiences of adversity in childhood (physical, sexual, and emotional abuse) without the ability to access the support of a consistent caregiver. Without access to a caregiver’s support, children grow into adults who ... Read more

$100

Critical Incident Group Debriefing

Virtual

Critical incidents are situations that occur outside of our normal frame of reference and challenge us to understand and cope with what has happened. Critical Incident Group Debriefing (CIGD) is a short-term group intervention process that focuses on an immediate event. CIGD is one of several methods that may be utilized to lessen the likelihood ... Read more

$299

Coping with Chronic Racial Trauma: A Black Professional’s Path from Survival to Healing

Virtual

Black people live in a world where Anti-Black racism exists in many constructs, creating chronic racial trauma. Workplace diversity, equity and inclusion are poorly executed organizational strategies that are not meeting the needs of Black and racialized employees; while systemic barriers, negative news cycles, and day to day lived experiences of Anti-Black racism actively threaten ... Read more

$150 – $185

Coping with Chronic Racial Trauma: A Black Professional’s Path from Survival to Healing

Virtual

Black people live in a world where Anti-Black racism exists in many constructs, creating chronic racial trauma. Workplace diversity, equity and inclusion are poorly executed organizational strategies that are not meeting the needs of Black and racialized employees; while systemic barriers, negative news cycles, and day to day lived experiences of Anti-Black racism actively threaten ... Read more

$150 – $185

Family Caregiver Training: Managing Risk for Substance Use with Psychosis

Virtual

These training sessions are intended for family caregivers. Through interactive discussions and case studies you will learn a risk-management approach by employing harm reduction, abstinence, and Motivational Interviewing techniques; how to minimize risk from substance use for those living with psychosis; and how to intervene and provide the support they need. In these two sessions ... Read more

$175 – $250

Fundamentals of Clinical Hypnosis Workshop

Virtual

The CSCH-OD Fundamentals of Clinical Hypnosis Workshop provides clinical training in both the theory andapplication of hypnosis in the clinical practice of medicine and psychotherapy for those who havenever practiced hypnosis. Based on evidence-based best practices, the workshop uses a combinedformat of lecture, demonstration and supervision to develop clinical hypnosis skills. Participantswill be taught how ... Read more

$595 – $695

Dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT) advanced training: Formulating effective treatment plans for complex clients

Virtual

Prerequisite: Participation in DBT: An introduction to essential components OR equivalent fundamental DBT training/knowledgeDescription:This two-day advanced DBT program is designed for clinicians who have taken a foundational training in DBT ... Read more

$500.00
Event Series Hearing Voices

Hearing Voices

Virtual

Join us for two virtual workshops where we explore how caregivers can support their family members who are hearing voices due to psychosis. These online, 2-hour interactive sessions will help caregivers gain a deeper understanding into the context of hearing voices others can’t, contributing factors that help or harm a voice hearer’s experience of their ... Read more

$300 – $350

Harm Reduction: A Framework for Change, Choice, and Control

Virtual

Harm reduction is an approach to help people explore their relationship with substances and behaviours. It works to reduce and mitigate damage and pain, and offers strategies to increase and promote safety, choice, and control. Harm reduction moves away from traditional understandings of “addiction” as a disease, and responses that are based on assumed morality ... Read more

$269 – $299

Trauma-Informed Care: Building a Culture of Strength

Virtual

Trauma is prevalent in our world and has an impact on many of the people we interact with, including those who engage with our organizations. Compassionate and trauma-informed care is essential to providing effective support and building sustainable services. Based on our book, A Little Book About Trauma-Informed Workplaces, this workshop explores five key principles ... Read more

$269 – $299

Motivational Interviewing: Strategies for Supporting Change

Virtual

It is common for people to struggle and experience ambivalence when considering making a change or when others may be expecting them to make one. When those working in helping roles encounter this ambivalence in their clients, it is often interpreted as resistance and they may feel unable to respond in an effective way. By ... Read more

$269 – $299

Neurodiversity at Work: Embracing Strengths and Navigating Barriers

Virtual

Embracing neurodiversity in your workplace means creating a more adaptable environment where everyone can thrive. And when you cultivate a culture of acceptance and inclusion, you tap into the unique strengths of neurodivergent individuals. These include enhanced creativity, innovation, productivity, problem-solving, and collaboration. This workshop teaches you how to build a neuroinclusive workplace culture through ... Read more

$129 – $149

Trauma-Informed Supervision

Virtual

The focus of the training will be to examine how the principles of trauma-informed practice apply in the supervisory context.  The course will examine approaches to supervision and performance reviews, strengthening the team’s ability to implement trauma-informed care.  Approaches to incident debriefing will be explored, with particular emphasis on client and staff safety. Finally, supervisory ... Read more

$150 – $185

Addictions and Mental Health: Strategies for Complex Issues

Virtual

Many people who experience mental health concerns also live with an addiction. While working with multiple issues at the same time is complicated, recovery from both of these issues is possible with an integrated, person-centred, and trauma-informed approach. This workshop provides a framework for assisting people to move forward with healthy ways of coping. Participants ... Read more

$269 – $299

Trauma-Informed Leadership

Virtual

A compassionate and trauma-informed approach to leadership is essential for creating healthy workplace cultures. Trauma is prevalent in our world and has an impact on many of the people we interact with, including staff and colleagues. Based on our book, A Little Book About Trauma-Informed Workplaces, this workshop explores how to lead with a trauma-informed ... Read more

$159 – $179

Indigenous Perspectives on the Mental Health of Children and Youth

Virtual

In this training, participants will explore the current impacts of colonization specifically on Indigenous children and youth and how helpers with differing worldviews can come together to consider values, ethics and spiritual beliefs that shape their practice. Participants will identify and explore practices that focus on identity development, strength and culture-based initiatives and active and ... Read more

$150 – $185
Event Series Hearing Voices

Hearing Voices

Virtual

Join us for two virtual workshops where we explore how caregivers can support their family members who are hearing voices due to psychosis. These online, 2-hour interactive sessions will help caregivers gain a deeper understanding into the context of hearing voices others can’t, contributing factors that help or harm a voice hearer’s experience of their ... Read more

$300 – $350

Dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT) advanced training: Formulating effective treatment plans for complex clients

Virtual

Prerequisite: Participation in DBT: An introduction to essential components OR equivalent fundamental DBT training/knowledgeDescription:This two-day advanced DBT program is designed for clinicians who have taken a foundational training in DBT and are familiar with core concepts such as biosocial theory, primary change and acceptance strategies, together with the fundamental structure of DBT treatment. It will ... Read more

$500.00

De-escalating Potentially Violent Situations™

Virtual

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 ... Read more

$269 – $299

Adverse Childhood Experiences: Healing Childhood Trauma

Virtual

Helping children work through adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) is difficult but important work because they can have lifelong effects on mental, physical, and relationship health. This workshop provides a deeper understanding of trauma's effects on a child's brain and teaches practical strategies for supporting children and their caregivers. You will discover how to identify ACEs, ... Read more

$269 – $299