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CTRI: Crisis & Trauma Resource Institute’s Upcoming Workshops

Vicarious Trauma – Strategies for Resilience

Feb 26, 2018 (9 AM – 4 PM)
Price: $ 209.00 (*early rate) $ 235.00 (regular rate)
*early rate expires February 05, 2018
Helpers regularly encounter stories and symptoms of trauma in their roles. There is growing evidence that the impact of directly supporting others through experiences of trauma goes beyond burnout or fatigue. The toll of witnessing intense human experiences and emotions can contribute to a negative transformation of a helper’s own sense of safety, and of being competent and purposeful. Learn more..

Autism – Strategies for Self-Regulation, Learning and Challenging Behaviours

Mar 20 – Mar 21, 2018 (9 AM – 4 PM)
Price: $ 399.00 (*early rate) $ 445.00 (regular rate)
*early rate expires February 27, 2018
Working with individuals who have autism can be a very meaningful experience, but it is not without its challenges. With recent reports indicating that an increasing number of individuals are on the autism spectrum, a greater number of care providers are encountering individuals with autism as part of their work and life. While every person with autism is unique, many face similar challenges. Learn more…

Trauma – Strategies for Resolving the Impact of Post-Traumatic Stress

Apr 18 – Apr 19, 2018 (9 AM – 4 PM)
Price: $ 399.00 (*early rate) $ 445.00 (regular rate)
*early rate expires March 28, 2018
The impact of trauma can be far-reaching and enduring. This workshop provides an overview of the way trauma affects a person through the brain and nervous system and how it can result in longer term symptoms at physical, psychological and emotional levels. A framework which describes different stages in the process of regulating and resolving the impact of trauma is reviewed and key principles and strategies that apply to a diverse range of impacts in children, adolescents and adults are… Learn more…

Leadership – Insights for Thinking Differently

May 10, 2018 (9 AM – 4 PM)
Price: $ 249.00 (*early rate) $ 279.00 (regular rate)
*early rate expires April 19, 2018
Offered through ACHIEVE Centre for Leadership & Workplace Performance This workshop will challenge you to think critically about your approach to leadership. Join other leaders in exploring new and different ways of working through challenges as well as opportunities, and develop new insights that will strengthen your leadership. Particular attention will be given to employee engagement and organizational health – two areas that our recent survey showed were of greatest importance to leaders and employees. Learn more…

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy – Tools for Thinking Differently

May 15, 2018 (9 AM – 4 PM)
Price: $ 209.00 (*early rate) $ 235.00 (regular rate)
*early rate expires April 24, 2018
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. Learn more…

De-escalating Potentially Violent Situations™

May 16, 2018 (9 AM – 4 PM)
Price: $ 209.00 (*early rate) $ 235.00 (regular rate)
*early rate expires April 25, 2018
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. Learn more…

AUGUST 2018

Mindfulness Retreat – for Counsellors, Therapists and Caregivers

Aug 08 – Aug 10, 2018 (9 AM – 4 PM)
Price: $ 595.00 (*early rate) $ 685.00 (regular rate)
*early rate expires July 08, 2018
The ability to regulate one’s body and find balance in emotion, thought and physical health is at the core of healing and well-being. It is extremely important for caregivers to cultivate their own well-being and deepen their own practice of developing regulation skills. This ‘working retreat’ will assist participants in developing their own mindful practice and provide the opportunity to experience the effect of a deeper embodied presence and attunement with others. Learn more…