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.
- 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
- Social Workers
- Indigenous Services Workers
- Child & Youth Workers
- VAW Sector Workers
- Settlement Services Workers
- Policy Makers
300 York St
London, ON N6B 1P8