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Self Care August 5, 2022

Vicarious Trauma, Compassion Fatigue and Burnout can take a toll on people working as helping professionals. This course will help you learn how…

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Indigenous Perspectives June 26, 2022

In this course you will learn about Colonial History and Legacy the Indigenous People’s Right to Land and stories from around the world…

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Understanding Stress June 26, 2022

Continuous stress without relief can result in a condition called distress—a negative stress reaction that can lead to physical symptoms such as headaches,…

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Emotional Intelligence and Counselling Strategies June 18, 2022

Cultivating Emotional Intelligence as a Helping Professional will cover topics such as Emotional Intelligence, Linking Emotion and Connection, and Cultivating Emotional Intelligence. Emotional…

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Cultural Humility April 29, 2022

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) (n.d.) defines cultural humility as “a lifelong process of self-reflection and self-critique whereby the individual not only learns about…

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Islamophobia April 10, 2022

As defined by the Ontario Human Rights Commission, “Islamophobia can be described as stereotypes, bias or acts of hostility towards individual Muslims or…

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Mental Health February 10, 2022

If you are viewing the course on a phone, you will want to use it in landscape mode. You can also touch an…

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Trauma and Trauma-Informed Care July 16, 2021

Trauma-informed care is a way to approach people that embraces and recognizes the importance of treating the whole person; taking into account their…

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Documentation – Quick Study February 26, 2021

Documentation is an essential element of work in shelters and the gender-based violence sector. In this course, you will: Understand why documentation is…

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Transforming Together Board Governance December 28, 2020

Transforming Together Board Governance Course This course was developed to build the capacity of Board of Directors of family violence agencies in Manitoba….

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