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

    Mon, Apr. 20, 2020 All Day

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    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 and abstinence, or fear and... Read more…
  • CORT2020: The Conference on Religious Trauma

    Apr. 24 — 26, 2020 All Day

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    As a society, our understanding of mental health is evolving. With public discourse including more honest discussions about mental health, shame and stigma are becoming relics of the past. We want to offer your association members the opportunity to build on this momentum. We want to talk openly about the trauma which can be caused by religion. While not all manifestations... Read more…
  • Webinaire : Le développement et la mise en oeuvre d’une formation par simulation en supervision avancée pour la préparation des préceptrices novices en sciences infirmières

    Wed, Apr. 29, 2020 11:00am — 12:00pm

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    29 avril 2020 11 h à 12 h (Heure Atlantique) Michelle Lalonde, M.Sc.Inf., Ph.D. Le développement et la mise en oeuvre d’une formation par simulation en supervision avancée pour la préparation des préceptrices novices en sciences infirmières En sciences infirmières, le rôle des préceptrices est important dans le développement de compétences et connaissances des étudiantes en stage clinique et des nouvelles infirmières diplômées en... Read more…
  • CBT for Insomnia in Mental Disorders

    Fri, May. 1, 2020 All Day

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    Please register Dr. Colleen Carney's course on CBT for Insomnia in Mental Disorders on the 1st of May in Ottawa. Early bird rates are on till March 30th, 2020. A student discount is also available. You can book directly on our website: https://unifiedcbt.com/workshops/ Dr. Colleen E. Carney is an Associate Professor in the Psychology Department at Ryerson University and the Director of... Read more…
  • Borderline Personality Disorder - Understanding and Supporting

    Mon, May. 4, 2020 All Day

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  • EMT: a strategic tool in short-term therapy

    Thu, May. 14, 2020 All Day

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    EMT (eye movement technique): a strategic tool in short-term therapy Many mental health professionals are called upon to intervene using short-term therapy, due to either a limit to the number of sessions permitted or the limited financial resources of clients. These specialists try, as best they can within the allotted time, to perform “miracles,” an outcome which is not always possible.... Read more…
  • Intervention en cas d'agression sexuelle

    May. 20 — 21, 2020 9:00am — 4:30pm

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    Please note that this information is only available in French. Cette formation, livrée par Andie Marks et Dominique Bourque, aura lieu les 20 et 21 mai 2020 de 9 h à 16 h 30 et cible les intervenants et travailleurs sociaux, psychologues, psychothérapeutes, professionnels de la santé, personnes travaillant dans le milieu de l’éducation secondaire et postsecondaire ou toute autre personne... Read more…
  • Disability Awareness Week 2020

    May. 31 — Jun. 6, 2020 All Day

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    The Premier's Council on Disabilities is proud to once again be organizing several province-wide events as part of Disability Awareness Week (DAW). In addition, we will be offering ongoing advertising support to provincial and local community groups for any events that they are hosting. Disability Awareness Week (DAW) continues the tradition of National Access Awareness Week first established in 1988 to... Read more…
  • Journée conférence sur les jeunes et la santé mentale

    Mon, Jun. 1, 2020 All Day

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    Please note this information is only available in French. Communiquer avec les jeunes autistes. Des enfants et des ados qui vivent en situation de vunérabilité et un programme d'intervention inspirant concu pour eux. Sexualité des ados : portrait de la génération 2020 Les stratégies de désescalade d'un état de crise. L'impact méconnu des gestes de civilité sur la violence chez les jeunes (et les moins... Read more…
  • Integrating EMDR into Your Clinical Practice: Five-Day Intensive with Roy Kiessling

    Jul. 6 — 10, 2020 All Day

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    This EMDRIA-approved Basic EMDR Training with Roy Kiessling is known for its effectiveness in helping clinicians integrate EMDR seamlessly into their practices. If you are Interested in the work of clinicians and researchers such as Bessel van der Kolk, John Briere, Deidre Fay, Janina Fisher, and Stephen Porges, this training may be for you! Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) synergizes... Read more…