Partnered Workshops

Sage Centre has partnered with the Calgary Catholic Immigration Society (CCIS) to present

Survivors of Torture in our Midst 
September 21, 1-4 p.m
Sage Centre, Hospice Calgary
1245 70 Avenue SE
This event is FREE

Led by Jane Oxenbury (M.Ed, R.Psych), this session is for service providers working with immigrant and refugee populatons. 

Discussions will include:

  • Demographics and challenges of survivors of torture and war trauma
  • Psychological effects of torture and war trauma
  • Support and intervention tips
  • Barriers to access of care

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Workshop Poster

Sage Centre Workshops

Hospice Calgary is an established leader in grief training for professionals who want to broaden their understanding of grief and hospice care. Learn skills to support individuals and families who are bereaved or living with a life-threatening illness.

Hospice Calgary, provider #1194, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) Program. Hospice Calgary maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: September 25, 2016-September 25, 2019. Social Workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.

2017/18 Workshop Dates TBA

Past Workshops:

Introduction to Child and Teen Grief and Loss

Wednesday Feb. 22 and Wednesday March 1, 2017, 6 to 9 p.m. 
Cost: $150

Objectives

 1. To recognize and contrast grief models.

 2. To describe grief in the developmental and social context.

 3. To identify the factors that influence grief reactions.

 4. To examine ways of supporting children, teens and their families.

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Workshop Poster

This workshop qualifies for 6 Continuing Education Category "A" Credits.

Child and Teen Grief & Loss:
Assessment and Interventions

Wednesday April 19 and Wednesday April 26, 2017 (6 to 9 p.m.)
Cost $150

Objectives

  1. To examine assessment as a process.

  2. To identify and compare interventions for supporting children, teens, and their families.

  3. To relate to one’s practice interventions and strategies for providing support through 

      case consultations. 

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Workshop Poster

This workshop qualifies for 6 Continuing Education Category "A" Credits.