• Trauma and Violence Intervention Research Conference

    Trauma and Violence Intervention Research Conference

This event is hosted by the Knowledge Hub, Centre for Research & Education on Violence Against Women & Children.

Trauma is prevalent in our world and many of the people we work with live with its physical, mental and emotional impacts. Providing effective and compassionate support requires trauma-informed practice with a cultural and historical understanding of lived experience. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn, network and enhance skills! Join our conference featuring innovative trauma-and violence-informed health promotion and intervention research supporting people with lived experiences of intimate partner violence and/or child maltreatment. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Conference participants will be better able to: Understand cultural and historical experiences of trauma
  • Apply trauma-and-violence-informed principles to service delivery
  • Appreciate the role of community development and partnerships in intervention research
  • Recognize and promote resilience in people who have experienced trauma
  • Consider implications of trauma and violence-informed research Incorporate trauma-and violence-informed tools and resources to support people

Who Should Attend ?

  • Healing & Helping practitioners
  • Nurses
  • Social Workers
  • Psychotherapists
  • Psychologists
  • Counsellors
  • Coaches
  • Indigenous Services Workers
  • Child & Youth Workers
  • VAW Sector Workers
  • Settlement Services Workers
  • Educators
  • Policy Makers
  • Researchers
  • Students
Location Details
RBC Place London
300 York St
London, ON N6B 1P8
Event Date
Location
Ontario
Target audience
Frontline staff
Managerial staff
Other
Event Category
Conference