Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

October 2018

Attachment Dynamics in Human-Animal Relationships

October 13, 2018

Panel presenter Animals and Us: Research, Policy and Practice The University of Windsor, Ontario For more information, register here.

Find out more »

November 2018

Tier 1: Introduction to Trauma-Informed Care

November 22, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Burlington Convention Centre Burlington, Ontario Canada + Google Map

Community sector training hosted by the Halton Prevention and Intervention Committee Burlington Convention Centre Click here for more information.

Find out more »

January 2019

EQUUSOMA™: Integrating Somatic Experiencing® and Attachment Theory into Equine-Assisted Trauma Recovery

January 23, 2019 @ 11:00 am

Webinar hosted by the Somatic Experiencing® Trauma Institute

Find out more »

February 2019

Tier 2: Principles of Trauma-Informed Practice

February 11, 2019 @ 8:00 am - February 12, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Holiday Inn Burlington Hotel & Conference Centre, 3063 South Service Rd.
Burlington, Ontario L7N 3E9 Canada
+ Google Map

Community sector training hosted by the Halton Prevention and Intervention Committee WHERE: Holiday Inn Burlington Hotel & Conference Centre 3063 South Service Rd. | Burlington Presented by Sarah Schlote, MA, RP, CCC, SEP, Registered Psychotherapist, Canadian Certified Counsellor and Somatic Experiencing Practitioner, Tier 2 Trauma Training builds on the Tier 1 Trauma Awareness Training and will review the New Haven Trauma Competencies, trauma-focused screening and assessment principles, and best and promising practices in trauma treatment approaches. Sarah will introduce the…

Find out more »

Working with Parts: Healing the Child(ren) Within

February 27, 2019 @ 9:00 am - February 28, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
Wilfrid Laurier University, Kitchener, 120 Duke Street West
Kitchener, Ontario N2H 3W8 Canada
+ Google Map

Trauma Certificate Course Click here for more information on this course.

Find out more »

April 2019

Trauma-Informed Care: Applying a Trauma Lens to the Animals as Well as the Humans in AAI

April 12, 2019 - April 14, 2019
Green Chimneys Children’s Center, 400 Doansburg Rd
Brewster, NY United States

Presenter at the 15th triennial IAHAIO Conference Science Meets Practice: Creating Healthy Environments for People and Animals Hosted by the International Association of Human-Animal Interaction Organizations

Find out more »

May 2019

Treating Trauma: Frameworks and Promising Practices

May 13, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wilfrid Laurier University, Kitchener, 120 Duke Street West
Kitchener, Ontario N2H 3W8 Canada
+ Google Map

Trauma Certificate Course Wilfrid Laurier University, Kitchener Click here for more information about this course

Find out more »

June 2019

Trauma Treatment and the Four Directions

June 6, 2019 - June 7, 2019
Beausoleil First Nation Christian Island, Ontario Canada + Google Map

Trauma Certificate Program Course, Wilfrid Laurier University — Indigenous perspectives on health and wellness are integrative in nature, looking at the person as a whole as well as relationships with others, nature, traditions, and the Creator. The four directions of the medicine wheel have been used to represent what gets disrupted as a result of trauma and where to focus healing efforts in order to restore goodness. As a result, an integrative approach that looks at how to support healing…

Find out more »

July 2019

EQUUSOMA™ Basics Training Intensive — Ottawa

July 8, 2019 - July 12, 2019
Willaway Farm, 514 Ramsay Concession 12
Almonte, Ontario Canada

Located near Kanata Ontactio, students receive 7 days of intensive training with the support of an assisting team, Refreshments and catered lunches and Training materials

Find out more »

August 2019

Introduction to the Polyvagal Theory

August 8, 2019 @ 9:30 pm

Webinar for students in The Whole Horse Apprenticeship program

Find out more »

Applying the Polyvagal Theory to Equine Behaviour and the Horse-Human Relationship

August 19, 2019 - August 21, 2019
University of Guelph, 50 Stone Rd E
Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1 Canada
+ Google Map

Poster presentation at the 15th International Equitation Science Conference

Find out more »

EQUUSOMA™ Basics Training Intensive — Australia

August 26, 2019 - August 30, 2019
Equine-Assisted Therapy Australia,  
Tallebudgera Valley, Gold Coast hinterland Australia

Located in the Australia, students receive 7 days of intensive training with the support of an assisting team, Refreshments and Training materials

Find out more »

Introduction to Trauma-Informed Horsemanship™ — Australia

August 31, 2019 - September 1, 2019
Equine-Assisted Therapy Australia,  
Tallebudgera Valley, Gold Coast hinterland Australia
+ Google Map

SPECIAL DISCOUNT: Participants that register for the EQUUSOMA™ Basics Training Intensive (August 26-30) by the early bird deadline receive an extra 10% savings on the TIH tuition. To Register Complete and submit the following registration package. Training information and policies are outlined in this document. Submit payment to secure your spot. Payment options: Preferred: eTransfer to sarah@healingrefuge.com (Canadian residents) Credit card (submit your details in the registration form) PayPal Please note: a 3% handling fee will be added to all…

Find out more »

September 2019

EQUUSOMA™ Basics Training Intensive — France

September 23, 2019 - September 27, 2019
Ines Kaiser’s Farm, 14, Rue Alexandre Fleming
Near Moussac, France

Located in the South of France, students receive 7 days of intensive training with the support of an assisting team, Refreshments and catered lunches and Training materials

Find out more »

Introduction to Trauma-Informed Horsemanship™ — France

September 28, 2019 - September 29, 2019
Ines Kaiser’s Farm Near Moussac, France + Google Map

SPECIAL DISCOUNT: Participants that register for the EQUUSOMA™ Basics Training Intensive (September 23-27) by the early bird deadline receive an extra 10% savings on the TIH tuition. To Register TUITION: $575 CAD (early bird rate ends July 22) $675.00 CAD (regular) How to register Complete and submit the following registration package. Training information and policies are outlined in this document. Submit payment to secure your spot. Payment options: Preferred: eTransfer to sarah@healingrefuge.com (Canadian residents) Credit card (submit your details in the registration form)…

Find out more »

October 2019

2019 Natural Lifemanship Conference

October 17, 2019 - October 20, 2019
Miracle Farm Brenham, TX United States + Google Map

Attachment as a Somatic Experience: Applying Somatic Experiencing and Polyvagal Theory in Trauma-Focused Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy and Trauma-Informed Equine-Assisted Learning (full-day training on October 17 with horses, co-facilitated with NL co-founder Bettina Shultz-Jobe) Co-Regulating Touch: A Somatic Self-Care Retreat (October 21, co-facilitated with NL trainer Kate Naylor)

Find out more »

Grief, Loss, and Bereavement Through a Trauma Lens

October 24, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
The Family Centre, 65 Hanson Ave
Kitchener, Ontario N2C 2E2 Canada
+ Google Map

Presentation at the Grief and Trauma Conference Bereaved Families of Ontario - Midwestern Region Bereaved Families of Ontario – Midwestern (BFO-MR) believes educating the community about the grief experience contributes to the healing process and creates opportunities for conversation. The early bird registration is only available until Friday, September 13, 2019. Please see the attached poster or visit the website for more information or to take advantage of the early bird rate.

Find out more »

November 2019

Empowered Boundaries: Somatic Exercises for Assertiveness and Attachment

November 4, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wilfrid Laurier University, 75 University Ave. W.
Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3C5 Canada
+ Google Map

Trauma Certificate Course Course description Pre-approved for 6 CECs with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association

Find out more »

Developmental Trauma: Attachment Rupture and Repair

November 19, 2019 @ 9:00 am - November 20, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
Wilfrid Laurier University, 75 University Ave. W.
Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3C5 Canada
+ Google Map

Trauma Certificate Course

Find out more »

Healing Together: Working Through Our Grief and Loss Training

November 26, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Guelph Community Health Centre, 176 Wyndham Street North
Guelph, Ontario N1H 8N9 Canada
+ Google Map

For front-line workers and peers of people who use substances

Find out more »

Healing Together: Working Through Our Grief and Loss Training

November 28, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Kitchener Public Library, 85 Queen St N
Kitchener, Ontario N2H 2H1 Canada
+ Google Map

For front-line workers and peers of people who use substances

Find out more »

January 2020

Trauma, Attachment and Addiction: A Somatic Experience

January 23 - January 24
House of Friendship, 51 Charles St. E.
Kitchener, Ontario N2G 2P3 Canada
+ Google Map
Find out more »

February 2020

Working with the Body and Boundaries in Somatic Experiencing: A Polyvagal Perspective

February 4 - February 5
Kawartha Sexual Assault Centre, 150 King St.
Peterborough, Ontario K9J 2R9 Canada
+ Google Map
Find out more »

Working with the Body and Boundaries in Somatic Experiencing: A Polyvagal Perspective

February 20 - February 21
Wilfrid Laurier University, 75 University Ave. W.
Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3C5 Canada
+ Google Map

Trauma Certificate Course

Find out more »

Working with Parts: Healing the Child(ren) Within

February 24 @ 9:00 am - February 25 @ 4:00 pm
Wilfrid Laurier University, 75 University Ave. W.
Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3C5 Canada
+ Google Map

Trauma Certificate Course

Find out more »

April 2020

EQUUSOMA® Fundamentals

April 27 - May 1
Moussac France + Google Map

What is Provided 5 days of intensive training with the support of an assisting team Refreshments Training materials CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS: Training will be registered for CE credits with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association To Register TUITION: $1,675 CAD (regular) $1,507.50 CAD (if registering with a co-facilitator) How to register Complete and submit the following registration package. Training information and policies are outlined in this document. Submit payment to secure your spot. Payment options: Preferred: eTransfer to sarah@healingrefuge.com (Canadian residents) Credit card…

Find out more »

May 2020

EQUUSOMA® Practical Intensive

May 4 - May 8
Moussac France + Google Map

What is Provided 5 days of intensive training with the support of an assisting team Refreshments Training materials CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS: Training will be registered for CE credits with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association To Register TUITION: $1,675 CAD (regular) $1,507.50 CAD (if registering with a co-facilitator) How to register Complete and submit the following registration package. Training information and policies are outlined in this document. Submit payment to secure your spot. Payment options: Preferred: eTransfer to sarah@healingrefuge.com (Canadian residents) Credit card…

Find out more »

Fundamentals of Somatic Experiencing®: A Polyvagal Perspective Zoom meeting

May 25 - May 26

This two day introductory workshop will provide an understanding of trauma and the nervous system from the perspective of Somatic Experiencing® and the polyvagal theory. Students will learn about the activation cycle, incomplete self-protective responses, ways to explore the body's story with clients, the importance of tracking states and titration, and how to begin the process of renegotiating boundaries with clients. The workshop will include a combination of theory and practice, including lecture, group discussions, and hands-on experiential learning. Caveats…

Find out more »

June 2020

EQUUSOMA® Fundamentals

June 1 - June 5
Willaway Farm, 514 Ramsay Concession 12
Almonte, Ontario Canada
+ Google Map

What is Provided 5 days of intensive training with the support of an assisting team Refreshments and catered lunches Training materials CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS: Training will be registered for CE credits with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association To Register TUITION: $1,675 CAD + HST (regular) $1,507.50 CAD + HST (if registering with a co-facilitator) How to register: Complete and submit the following registration package. Training information and policies are outlined in this document. (link to attached) Submit payment to secure…

Find out more »

Treating Trauma: Frameworks and Promising Practices

June 11 - June 12
Wilfrid Laurier University, 75 University Ave. W.
Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3C5 Canada
+ Google Map

Trauma Certificate Course Participants will be introduced to additional approaches and frameworks for trauma that are in the process of being validated through research, or are evidence-informed. The course will discuss the ARC Model (Attachment, Regulation, Competency) and the Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics as frameworks to guide assessment and treatment planning for working with children and adults. A review of promising treatment options will round out the participants' knowledge, such as Somatic Experiencing, Sensorimotor Psychotherapy, touch work, Brainspotting, Psychobiological Approach…

Find out more »

July 2020

HERD Conference – Pre-Conference Workshop: Introduction to EQUUSOMA®: Somatic Experiencing® in Equine Interaction Programs

July 10
Herd Conference 2020, 2601 Richmond Rd.
Lexington, KY 40509 United States
+ Google Map
Find out more »
+ Export Events