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Trauma-Informed Leadership, SafeGuards Training

Hamilton, Ontario
May 12, 2017

9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Using a needs-based approach, this training offers a different view of traditional staff management relationships. More specifically, Trauma Informed Leadership training examines the impact of working with traumatized populations what is needed to reduce the likelihood of any negative impact. This training would be of great benefit to supervisors, managers, human resource staff directors and executive directors.
Participants will learn to:

  • Review the principles of trauma informed practice for service providers.
  • Describe how effective leadership teams can mitigate negative impacts.
  • Apply a needs-based framework for responding to staff issues.


Jennifer Heaslip, M.A., CYW, has worked in a variety of mental health settings over the last 18 years including acute child and adolescent hospital psychiatric unit and leading a crisis team. She is passionate about trauma informed care/leadership and believes in supporting those that work in high touch professions, to ultimately improve client care.
Eileen Kilbride, M.Sc. (Psych), is a certified psychological associate, registered with the College of Psychologists of Ontario since 1997. With a background in Clinical Psychology, she has over 25 years of experience providing state-of-the-art services and programs to children, youth and families. She also provides assessment and collaborates with multisystem treatment teams to wrap around youth/families with complex needs.
There is a fee to attend this workshop.

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