Monthly Archives: June 2016

Moving Through the Layers of Loss

June 1, 2016 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm – Featuring Jane Powell, Grief Group Facilitator John Guido, Outreach Officer for L’Arche Toronto Art Therapy by Amanda Gee, BFA DTATI RCAT RP Qigong by Andrea Roth-Trimble Please see the FLYER for more details. RESOURCES L’Arche Toronto http://www.larchetoronto.org/ Backgrounder for Grief Support Groups, Jane Powell www.larchecommons.ca/f/nf3775ca Manual for Grief Support Groups for People with Intellectual Disabilities www.aging-and-disability.org/documents/grief […]

Trauma-Informed Care: A cultural shift in focus to promote resiliency and healing

June 15, 2016 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm – Trauma-informed care begins with an appreciation for the high rates of trauma experienced by adults with developmental disabilities. Moreover, how we interpret and respond to the struggles and needs of people who have experienced traumatic events has an impact on the healing and quality of service we provide. In this 2-hr interactive session, panelists will […]

H-CARDD Snapshot: A Closer Look at Mental Illness and Addictions in People with Developmental Disabilities

A Closer Look at Mental Illness and Addictions in People with Developmental Disabilities – HCARDD  (www.hcardd.ca) Mental-Illness-Addictions-Snapshot … Continue reading