Has your child experienced abuse or trauma? Are you looking to learn more about how you can support them to heal, while also taking care of yourself? Are you a care provider who works with clients or patients who may have experienced trauma?
The SeaStar Child and Youth Advocacy Centre Program is hosting an upcoming series of workshops for caregivers and professionals who want to learn more about supporting children and youth who have experienced trauma.
For more information, and to register, see the attached brochure.
|Workshops for Caregivers||Location|
|July 13||Navigating the Legal System||IWK Health Centre|
|July 20||Understanding Trauma||IWK Health Centre|
|July 27||Basics of Emotion Coaching: How to Support Your Child’s Healing||IWK Health Centre|
|August 3||Understanding Trauma||Halifax Shambhala Centre|
|August 9||Mindful Parenting: Working with Your Own Trauma History while Supporting Your Traumatized Child to Heal||Halifax Shambhala Centre|
|August 17||Basics of Emotion Coaching: How to Support Your Child’s Healing||Halifax Shambhala Centre|
|August 23||Teaching Mindfulness Skills to Kids and Youth||Halifax Shambhala Centre|
|Workshops for Professionals|
|August 3||Understanding Trauma and Vicarious Trauma||IWK Health Centre|
|August 10||Supporting People of All Ages Who have Experienced Trauma to Heal||IWK Health Centre|
Important info: Caregivers are not required to share their story at any of these workshops. These are not therapy groups. This is an opportunity to listen, and learn skills to help your family’s healing. These workshops are open to non-offending caregivers.
“These workshops are made possible by the generous support of Medavie Health Foundation.”Share