Best Practices in Trauma Informed Care

Location Details
This is a virtual conference

Women in Mind

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  1. Dr. Catherine Horvath, C. Psych., Founder & Executive Director, Ottawa Centre for Resilience
  2. Yehudis Stokes, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Psychosocial Oncology, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
  3. Tara Leach, PHC-NP, Clinical Director, H.E.A.L.T.H.
  4. Dr. Suzanne Stewart, C. Psych, Director of the Waakebiness-Bryce Institute for Indigenous Health
  5. Mercy Lawluvi, Executive Director at Immigrant Women Services Ottawa


Women in Mind 2023 presents: Best Practices in Trauma Informed Care. This one day virtual conference will bring together leading experts and practitioners to share essential knowledge about topics including understanding trauma and its, implications for practice, and in the provision of health and social services. Speakers will provide a nuanced understanding of trauma-informed care, bringing awareness to power dynamics, intersectional identities, and the provision of care through a gender- and trauma-informed lens.

Target Audience

Mental health practitioners, frontline service workers, allied health workers, peer supporters, community practitioners and members, medical community, students.


Regular Rate - $125
Royal Staff Rate - $75
Student Rate - $75 

Group rate buy 4 tickets and get the 5th ticket for free

Registration and more information

For registration and more information, including the event agenda and learning objectives.

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