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04 Dec The Moment You Walk Through the Door: Improving Services for Marginalized Sexual Orientations, Gender Identities and Intersex People

anya gwynne | PARN REGISTER HERE This course provides information for service providers to feel more confident, competent and comfortable providing services to diverse gender identities and expressions or whose sexual orientation may be different than the majority. Stigma and marginalization impact an individual’s health and well-being...

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27 Nov Opioid Overdose Response Training for Workplaces

Deanna VandenBroek | PPH Evan Brockest | PDS Overdose can happen anywhere, even where you work. Join Peterborough Drug Strategy and Question of Care for free Opioid Overdose Response Training. Learn how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose at work, including how to administer naloxone, a life-saving...

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08 Nov Introduction to Hoarding

Eliza Burroughs | PRHC REGISTER HERE Date: March 7, 2019 | 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST Location: Peterborough Lions Community Centre | Sisson Room 347 Burnham St. Peterborough, ON K9H 1T5 Course Description: TBA Facilitator Biography: Eliza Burroughs | PRHC TBA Interactive Elements Included: TBA REGISTER HERE...

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30 Oct Motivational Interviewing

Cheryl Robinson | FourCAST Jennifer Bain and Paul Schauber | CMHA HKPR REGISTER HERE Dates: January 30, 2019 | 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM EST February 27, 2019 | 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM EST Location: Peterborough Lions Community Centre | Sisson Room 347 Burnham St. Peterborough, ON K9H 1T5 Course Description: Join us for an...

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30 Oct Game-Bling: When Gaming Meets Gambling

Steve Keller | YMCA REGISTER HERE The Game-Bling Workshop aims to develop and enhance critical thinking by exploring the impact of technology on the gambling market, the blurred lines between gaming and gambling and underage ‘gambling’ opportunities (e-sports, fantasy sports, ‘gambling’ in video games, skins, loot crates/supply drops, freemium...

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30 Aug Harm Reduction in Practice

Chris Jardin | PARN An in-depth look at harm reduction as a foundational model for health and social services. This interactive multimedia course will invite participants to engage in several core principles that comprise harm reduction as related to substance use. Through large and small group...

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23 Aug Addictions 101: Exploring Substance Use and Gambling

Cheryl Robinson and Katie Lamport | FourCAST The session will cover information related to substance use, including viewing substance use on a continuum, substance use effects, how people make change, review of abstinence approach and harm reduction approach, recovery treatment options in Ontario, stamping out stigma...

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23 Aug Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Skills

Cheryl Robinson and Katie Lamport | FourCAST This two-day interactive workshop will be delivered through the Question of Care project, in collaboration with FourCAST. Participants will have the opportunity to practice DBT skills, and will leave with practical tools they can apply in their workplace. The...

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23 Aug First Stage Trauma Treatment

Cheryl Robinson and Katie Lamport | FourCAST This one-day interactive workshop will be delivered through the Question of Care project, in collaboration with FourCAST. Participants will explore new ways to integrate trauma informed practice into their work and share safety and stabilization techniques with clients. The workshop is intended for...

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