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ACT 1 – Introduction to Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

  ACT 1 IntroductionA Multi-Day Certification Workshop Presented by Tim Gordon (MSW, peer reviewed ACT trainer) and Dr. James Brazeau (C. Psych). This workshop is a single-track program designed to establish a foundational understanding of the Psychological Flexibility Model, a beginning set of skills in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). Over the two days, you…
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Paving the Path

The Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health is excited to announce the launch of our policy-ready paper focused on strengthening the interface between primary care and community-based child and youth mental health services. In Paving the path to connected care: Strengthening the interface between primary care and community-based child and youth mental…
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Parents’ Lifelines

Parents’ Lifelines is a non-profit family support organization for parents and caregivers whose children to age 24 are dealing with mental health and/or addiction challenges. We are staffed with parents who also have supported their own children with these challenges – we have travelled this journey. We understand the challenges and the stresses on families…
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Canadian Military and Veteran Families Leadership Circle

The Canadian Military and Veteran Families Leadership Circle is a component of the Military and Veteran Families in Canada Initiative, a partnership between the Vanier Institute of the Family and the Canadian Armed Forces to build awareness, capacity, competency and community regarding military and Veteran families in Canada. Purpose The purpose of the Military and…
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