An educator's resource that includes general information regarding various types of LD, and classroom-specific strategies to help teach students with exceptional learning needs.
Learning Disabilities Association of Canada
LDAC is a national organization that works with and supports the provincial and territorial associations as the national voice for persons with learning disabilities and those who support them.
Resources based on cognitive research have been created and compiled by cognitive psychologists who specialize in the "science of learning." The 'For Researchers' blog summarizes recent literature on learning and cognition, and videos and downloadable resources focusing on effective learning strategies are accessible.
Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy (DDP) is based on the principles of Attachment Theory and Intersubjectivity Theory. DDP uses interpersonal neurobiology to support children to feel secure in their parent-child relationship and to resolve early traumatic experiences. Participants will learn how to … Continue reading →
Youth who are struggling with an addiction often resist attempts at intervention. While some youth are merely experimenting, others may have larger unmet needs that can lead to a negative pattern of use. This workshop provides a framework for responding … Continue reading →
This event is also available as a Live Stream. Please see below link for more details: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/live-stream-trauma-informed-care-1-31/ Description Trauma is prevalent in our world and has an impact on many of the people we interact with, including our clients and … Continue reading →
Why do some people have trouble being effective in their roles or working well with others? It is usually not because they lack skills; rather, it is often because they lack emotional intelligence. Emotional intelligence has a far greater impact … Continue reading →
This event is also available as an Online Live Stream. Please see the following link for more details: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/live-stream-addictions-and-mental-illness-2-13/ Description Many people who struggle with mental illness also struggle with an addiction. Recovery from both of these issues is complicated … Continue reading →
This event is also available as an Online Live Stream. Please see below link for more details: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/live-stream-harm-reduction-2-14/ Description Harm reduction is an approach to help people explore their relationship with substances and behaviours. It works to reduce and mitigate … Continue reading →
This event is also available as an Online Live Stream. Please see the below link for more details: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/live-stream-eating-disorders-2-25/ Description Eating disorders can range from problematic tendencies like excessive dieting to a mental health diagnosis such as anorexia or bulimia. … Continue reading →
This event is also available as an Online Live Stream. Please see below link for more information: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/live-stream-the-culture-question3-7/ Description Offered through ACHIEVE Centre for Leadership & Workplace Performance Based on the book, The Culture Question, this workshop provides a guide for how … Continue reading →
Mar 12 – Mar 13, 2019 (9 AM – 4 PM) This event is also available as an Online Live Stream. Please see below link for more information: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/live-stream-fetal-alcohol-spectrum-disorder-winnipeg3-12/ Description Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) is one of the most … Continue reading →
We all encounter people we find difficult, and typically conversations with them leave us feeling frustrated, stressed, angry, or tired. This workshop explores what is happening in those exchanges and demonstrates how people can adapt their strategies to bring about … Continue reading →