Workshop with Dr. Lori Haskell February 13 & 14, 2018

The Regional Domestic Violence Unit & the University of Victoria and the BC Post-Secondary Counsellors Association in collaboration with the Provincial Office of Domestic Violence present a free two-day workshop to registered guests with Dr. Lori Haskell on trauma informed approaches to working with survivors and those impacted by domestic and sexualized violence.

This workshop will:
-Explore the neurobiology of traumatic experience
-Describe how specific experiences impact survivors of trauma, memory, reactions and behavior
-Enhance knowledge in conducting trauma informed interviews/receiving disclosures/reporting
-Identify strategies for working with clients to facilitate trust and communication
-Offer advanced therapeutic and clinical intervention for survivors of sexual violence

Dr. Haskell is dedicated to the prevention, treatment and training on issues relating to violence against women and children for the past 30 years.Click here for more information about Dr. Haskell.

Who Should Attend? Police, Crown Counsel, Psychologists, Counsellors, Social Workers and other professionals working in human services.

Location: University of Victoria- Bob Wright Centre 800 Finnerty Rd, Victoria, BC V8P 5C2

Workshop Poster PDF