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?
The SeaStar Child and Youth Advocacy Centre Program is hosting an upcoming series of free workshops for caregivers who want to learn more about supporting children and youth who have experienced trauma. Select workshops are also open to professionals and students.
For more information, and to register, see the attached brochure.
|Tuesday, February 20, 2018||6:30pm - 8:30pm|
|Wednesday, February 21, 2018||9:30am - 11:30am||Limited spaces available for professionals|
|Emotions, Parental Style and Caring for a Traumatized Child|
|Wednesday, February 28, 2018||1:30pm - 3:30pm|
|Introduction to Emotion Coaching|
|Thursday, March 1, 2018||6:30pm - 8:30pm|
|Tuesday, April 17, 2018||9:30am - 11:30am|
|Teaching Mindfulness to Young People|
|Wednesday, March 14, 2018||1:30pm - 3:30pm||Limited spaces available for professionals|
|Introduction to Meditation|
|Wednesday, March 28, 2018||10:00am - 11:30am|
|Trauma Informed Yoga|
|Tuesday, April 3, 2018||10:00am - 11:30am|
|Navigating the Justice System|
|Wednesday, April 11, 2018||6:30pm - 8:30pm||Limited spaces available for professionals|
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 intended to complement other mental health supports available in the community.
These workshops are mainly open only to non-offending caregivers, older youth, and adults who have experienced trauma. Limited space is available for students and professionals to attend select workshops: