Fall 2021 Workshops
Presenter: Bonnie Lewin
Date & Time: Tuesday, December 7th, 1:30 – 3:30 pm MST
Bonnie Lewin will facilitate this Psychological First Aid (PFA) training session. PFA is considered to be the first stage of intervention during a disaster or emergency. PFA Online Training allows responders to provide support over the phone to individuals that may be quarantined, in self-isolation, or practicing physical distancing during the pandemic.
Presenter: Dr. Caroline McDonald-Harker
Dr. Caroline McDonald-Harker is an Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology & Anthropology and the Director for the Centre for Community Disaster Research at Mount Royal University in Calgary, Alberta. In her presentation, she discussed her research findings on child and youth resilience in disaster contexts.