The Problem with Pornography

The Problem with Pornography

This brief workshop provides an overview of the impacts of casual, non-addictive and addictive use of pornography on the individual, the family, community and society. The hyper-sexualization of children, teens and adults is considered from an ecological perspective....
Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid

The Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training workshop was developed by the Mental Health Commission of Canada to help people provide initial support to someone who may be developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. MHFA teaches mental...
Children & Trauma

Children & Trauma

The National Institute of Mental Health defines childhood trauma as; “The experience of an event by a child that is emotionally painful or distressful, which often results in lasting mental and physical effects.” However, with the right support, it is possible to...
The Cost of Empathy: The Impact of Helping Others

The Cost of Empathy: The Impact of Helping Others

To function effectively in the helping professions you need to be in good shape mentally, emotionally and physically. In this workshop you will develop a better understanding of burnout, vicarious trauma and compassion fatigue, the consequences of each, and strategies...

Mental Health First Aid

A National course designed to assist you in identifying symptoms of mental health problems and individuals at possible risk. You will learn what some intervention tools are and gain an understanding of how to access resources within the region. (14hrs) Facilitated by:...