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The Crisis & Trauma Resource Institute Inc. is offering the following workshops in Alberta this Spring/Fall. Register early for Fall workshops and save 10%.
CRITICAL INCIDENT GROUP DEBRIEFING
Edmonton: October 15, 2014 (early rate deadline September 24)
Calgary: October 17, 2014 (early rate deadline September 26)
Critical Incident Group Debriefing (CIGD) is a short-term group intervention process that focuses on an immediate crisis. Participants of this skills based workshop will not only learn how to facilitate a group debriefing, but also have a better understanding of when a group debriefing might not be appropriate.
DE-ESCALATING POTENTIALLY VIOLENT SITUATIONS™
Edmonton: June 23, 2014 (limited space still available)
Edmonton: October 14, 2014 (early rate September 23)
Calgary: June 26, 2014 (limited space still available)
Calgary: October 16, 2014 (early rate September 25)
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.
More workshops coming to Alberta this Spring/Fall:
COUNSELLING SKILLS - An Introduction and Overview
Calgary: June 11-13;
Edmonton: June 18-20
HELPING CHILDREN - Practical Tools for Engaging and Supporting
Calgary: November 12-13;
Edmonton: November 19-20
MINDFULNESS COUNSELLING STRATEGIES - Activating Compassion and Regulation E
Edmonton: December 8-9;
Calgary: December 10-11
CHALLENGING BEHAVIOURS IN YOUTH - Strategies for Intervention
Calgary: December 15
To qualify for 10% early rate, registration must be received 3 weeks prior to workshop. Save an additional 5% if you pay online.
For information on fees and other services, please visit our website at:www.ctrinstitute.com
Registration Deadline: Deadline has passed, if you wish to register call Kent Fletcher at 780-498-1971 to determine if there is room.
The fall 2014 conference will be held at The Banff Centre in beautiful Banff National Park Alberta.
The Banff Centre Leadership Group will be presenting a 1 1/2 day seminar focusing on Development of Personal Leadership.
Atomic Improv will be entertaining us at the Wednesday evening supper event
Registration deadline has passed. If you wish to register please call 780-498-1971 and discuss your options with Kent Fletcher
Registration Deadline: Tuesday July 15, 2014
Hotel Information - The Banff Centre
The room block for the conference has been filled.
You may call the Banff Centre at 1-800-884-7574 and advise them your are attending the APHAA Conference and see if they have any rooms available. If not you will need to find your own accommodation in Banff.
Transportation from Calgary International Airport
APHAA delegates receive a 15% discount on the Banff Airporter for shuttle service between the Calgary Airport and Banff. This brings the price including GST to $50.74 One Way and $101.47 Return. Click www.banffairporter.com/book Proceed through the reservation and type aphaa in the Apply Promotional Code section on the final payment page to receive the discount.
Conference Dates – September 28 – 30, 2014
Location – The Delta Grand Okanagan - Kelowna, BC
1-250-763-4500 Ask for the BCSLA group rate of $195.00
Golf Tournament – September 28th! The BCSLA Trade Show is SOLD OUT! Call the BCSLA office to be wait listed for a booth.604-689-5949
Registration is open for Conference Delegates. Click the link below to register or view the Schedule at a Glance
Call for Presenters
When: May 21 and May 22, 2015
Where: Calgary, Alberta
Alberta Elder Abuse Awareness Network in partnership with Alberta Health is proud to co-host the second conference, FACE IT: Elder Abuse Happens - 'Building Connections, Creating Solutions'. This two day conference focuses on issues, trends and looks at creative solutions to deal with Elder Abuse in Alberta.
The objective of the conference is to bring educators and representatives of health, justice and social work together to build communities for creative solutions to elder abuse; and community stakeholders to explore ways to build a coordinated community response to address elder abuse.
FACE IT: Elder Abuse Happens Planning Committee invites submissions for presentations from individuals, groups and organizations. All proposals for presentations will be considered. Proposal selection will consider the submission’s ability to support this year’s conference theme ‘Building Connections, Creating Solutions’.
Areas of interest for proposal development include:
Awareness and education on elder abuse for professionals
Developing skills using tools
Coordinated community response models working in communities
Protective laws and policies
For details and to submit a proposal, please visit FACE IT: Elder Abuse Happens – ’Building Connections, Creating Solutions’ at: www.faceitelderabuse.ca.
Deadline for submissions is September 30, 2014