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Understanding Trauma: Spring 2018 Free workshops for caregivers

Has your child experienced abuse or trauma? Are you looking to learn more about how you can support them, while also taking care of yourself? Are you a care provider who works with clients or patients who may have experienced trauma?

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IWK recognized as one of Atlantic Canada’s top employers

For Immediate Release – Halifax:  The IWK Health Centre is proud to have been recognized as one of the Atlantic Canada’s top employers for 2018. This designation recognizes employers in Atlantic Canada that offer exceptional places to work. 

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Newest IWK employee, first accredited facility dog in Atlantic Canada

For Immediate Release – Halifax:  In September 2017, the IWK’s Suspected Trauma and Abuse Response Team (START) welcomed their newest staff member, Dorado, a 3-year-old yellow lab, and the first accredited facility dog in Atlantic Canada.

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Buddington is Nervous

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Jennifer Helps Buddington Pack for a Trip to the Hospital

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