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Thursday, January 18th 2018 |
Bringing Understanding, Turning Differences into Strengths | OAFM Professional Develoment Day
Jay Lomax, Karen BK Chan, Mohammed Baobaid, PhD, and Toronto PFLAG
Ontario Association for Family Mediation
Chestnut Convention Centre, Toronto
M o h a m m e d B a o b a i d , P h D
Dr. Baobaid is the founder of the Muslim Family Safety Project that addresses Domestic Violence in the Muslim community of London, Ontario, and the Executive Director of the Muslim Resource Centre for Social
Support and Integration in Canada. He initiated the Safe Integration Project (SIP) which intends to prevent family violence within families coming from conflict zones that have experienced pre-migration trauma. He was also the 2011 John Robinson Award recipient and one of the recipients of the 2012 Attorney General's Victim Services Awards of Distinction.
Monday, January 22nd 2018 |
Collaborative Therapeutic In-Session Note Taking
Facilitator: Bonnie Miller, MSW, RSW
SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health / Hincks-Dellcrest Institute
This Training is Suitable for: Therapists, social workers, in-home workers, health services workers, education/school staff; anyone in a helping capacity who is obligated to keep records of their work, and who sees clients, whether single session meetings or over a number of meetings.
Description: This workshop will introduce an in-session note taking method that is ethical, informative and therapeutic. Learn how to use note taking to make overwhelming, long-standing problems manageable. Understand how to map visually the problem and effects to identify starting points for change, and use in-session notes to document strengths and next steps....
Thursday, January 25th 2018 - Friday, January 26th 2018 |
Compassionate Inquiry with Gabor Maté
Leading Edge Seminars
- Vancouver, BC: Thursday, January 25, and Friday, January 26, 2018, Unity of Vancouver
How does Gabor Maté do it?
Last year, he offered for the first time a workshop to explain and demonstrate his approach to working with people directly. What does Gabor Maté do? How does he do it? And what can mental health professionals can learn from him?
In 2016, this workshop was sold out a month in advance and we had over a hundred people on the waiting list. Due to this unprecedented response, Gabor Maté will be presenting Compassionate Inquiry in Edmonton, Toronto and Vancouver....
Thursday, January 25th 2018 |
Finding Clarity Amidst Chaos: An Introduction to the Ancient Practice of Mussar (Jewish character development)
Dr. Alan Morinis
Jewish Family Institute and the Village Shul
Date: January 25, 2018, 8 p.m.
Address: 1072 Eglinton Avenue West
Admission is free.
Sponsored by the Jewish Family Institute and the Village Shul
Dr. Alan Morinis is Oxford trained, a former Rhodes Scholar, Dean and Founder of The Mussar Institute. For 19 years, Mussar has been his passion and he introduces this ancient practice in a free lecture at The VIllage Shul cosponsored by the Jewish Family Institute. For more information, call 416 785-1107.