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?
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.
|Understanding Trauma *|
|Wednesday, October 24, 2018||6:30pm - 9:00pm|
|Emotions, Parental Style and Caring for a Traumatized Child *
|Wednesday, November 7, 2018||6:30pm - 9:00pm|
|Introduction to Emotion Coaching *
|Wednesday, November 28, 2018||6:30pm - 9:00pm|
|Teaching Mindfulness to Young People *
|Wednesday, December 5, 2018||6:30pm - 9:00pm|
Content in these * four workshops is complementary. Attending all four is ideal, but not required.
|Question & Answer|
|Tuesday, October 2, 2018||6:30pm - 8:30pm|
|Introduction to Meditation|
|Tuesday, October 30, 2018||6:30pm - 8:30pm|
|Trauma Informed Yoga|
|Tuesday, December 11, 2018||7:00pm - 9:00pm|
|Navigating the Justice System**
|Wednesday, November 14, 2018||6:30pm - 8:30pm|
Important info: Caregivers are not required to share their story at any of these workshops. These are not therapy groups. Workshops are presented mainly in lecture format, and are an opportunity to listen, ask questions, and learn skills to help your family’s healing. These workshops are intended to complement other mental health supports available in the community.
**Fall workshops are open only to parents and caregivers of young people who have experienced trauma, with the exception of Navigating the Justice System, which is also open to professionals and students.Share