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Programs & Services

Trauma Training

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Psychological First Aid & Post Traumatic Stress Management (PFA &PTSM) is a crisis intervention model that gives service providers practical and adaptable skills they can use in their everyday practice, community work and emergency response.

This 2-day training will teach you how to create custom interventions for groups who have experienced school or community violence, suicides, COVID related stress, or similar traumatic incidents using techniques such as needs assessments, stabilization groups and restorative & holistic methods like grounding and mindfulness.

Cost: $250 for two days
Location: Various sites in Manitoba.  Currently training is via Zoom
Pre-registration is required.

Please contact Caprice Kehler at 204-479-2426 for more information or email at ckehler2@norwestcoop.ca.

The NorWest Trauma Team has been trained by Psychologist Dr. Robert Macy from the International Trauma Centre in Boston and have been working closely with him since 2015. Dr. Robert Macy is a clinical psychologist, traumatologist, and neuroscience researcher with over 30 years practice in the field of psychological trauma interventions, development and implementation of trauma informed care. He is a pioneer in the field of Traumatic Incident Stress Interventions for children, youth, their families and their communities exposed to traumatic events including large-scale disasters, community and armed conflict violence.

Find Out More:

Contact us for information about upcoming sessions or to schedule your own training event.


Locations

  • Access NorWest

    Address:

    785 Keewatin Street
    Winnipeg, MB R2X 3B9

    Hours:

    Walk-In Connected Care

    Monday to Friday 12:00 PM – 7:30 PM
    Saturday, Sunday & Holidays 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

    *We reserve the right to close WICC if capacity is reached. If the clinic is closed please go to another walk-in clinic or an urgent care site.
    
    *For current wait times please see medimap.ca
      

    Primary Care Clinic

    Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM
    Saturday, Sunday & Holidays 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    *By appointment only

    Lab

    Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
    Closed Saturday,  Sunday & Holidays

    Office

    Monday to Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Closed weekends & holidays

    Phone:

    204-938-5900

    Fax:

    204-938-5994