Compassion Fatigue and Vicarious Trauma: Working with Newcomers Speaker Series

When:
March 19, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
2018-03-19T13:00:00-04:00
2018-03-19T15:30:00-04:00
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Niagara Folk Arts & Multicultural Centre
905-685-6589 ext. 243

Professional Development Opportunity for Working with Newcomers

This Speaker Series is free-of-charge and open to anyone who works with newcomer populations. For more information, contact Melenie Neamtz (contact information above).

Speaker: Rebecca Brown (MSW RSW), Wellness Director Executive Secretary, Canadian Academy of Lifestyle Medicine, ADJ ASST Professor, Western University, Certified Compassion Fatigue Educator

Topic: Compassion Fatigue and Vicarious Trauma – A normal consequence of working in a helping field; what is compassion fatigue? Signs, symptoms, and coping mechanisms

This event is hosted by the Niagara Folk Arts & Multicultural Centre.

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20
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Grantham Lioness Alzheimer Coffee Break @ Grantham Lions Club
Sep 20 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
When:
March 19, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
2018-03-19T13:00:00-04:00
2018-03-19T15:30:00-04:00
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Niagara Folk Arts & Multicultural Centre
905-685-6589 ext. 243
Addressing the Pull of the Gang: Engaging Hard to Reach Youth @ Online
Sep 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
When:
March 19, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
2018-03-19T13:00:00-04:00
2018-03-19T15:30:00-04:00
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Niagara Folk Arts & Multicultural Centre
905-685-6589 ext. 243
2018 Alzheimer Coffee Break Kickoff @ Meridian Credit Union
Sep 20 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Fall Prevention Seminar @ Ontario Paper Thorold Seniors Centre
Sep 20 @ 1:00 pm
When:
March 19, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
2018-03-19T13:00:00-04:00
2018-03-19T15:30:00-04:00
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Niagara Folk Arts & Multicultural Centre
905-685-6589 ext. 243
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23
Sun
Charity BBQ in Support of Women’s Place of South Niagara & The Niagara Falls Humane Society @ Dobbie's Florist
Sep 23 @ 11:30 am – 3:30 pm
When:
March 19, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
2018-03-19T13:00:00-04:00
2018-03-19T15:30:00-04:00
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Niagara Folk Arts & Multicultural Centre
905-685-6589 ext. 243
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24
Mon
Centre de santé communautaire Hamilton-Niagara Annual General Meeting @ Centre de santé communautaire - Community Hall
Sep 24 @ 6:00 pm
When:
March 19, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
2018-03-19T13:00:00-04:00
2018-03-19T15:30:00-04:00
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Niagara Folk Arts & Multicultural Centre
905-685-6589 ext. 243
Sep
26
Wed
Caregiver Wellness Workshop: Opening a Conversation in Response to Stress @ Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region - Pfizer Room
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
When:
March 19, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
2018-03-19T13:00:00-04:00
2018-03-19T15:30:00-04:00
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Niagara Folk Arts & Multicultural Centre
905-685-6589 ext. 243

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