**NEW Videos on YouTube** – UPDATED MARCH 25th 2013
Please be informed that some workshops will be video-taped. In the interest of confidentiality, the video camera will be focused on the Presenter, and turned off during the break and at the end of the lecture to accommodate questions and answers.
The videos will then be posted on YouTube, and a link to them provided under the disclosure message below.
The opinions expressed at these workshops are strictly those of the Volunteer Presenters and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the BC Association of Clinical Counsellors, its officers, directors, or staff.
Public Presentation Project
The Skills for Mindful Living series is a BC Association of Clinical Counsellors (BCACC) community service initiative (Public Presentation Project), developed in collaboration with the Adler School of Professional Psychology, the Canadian Mental Health Association North and West Vancouver Branch (CMHA) and the West Vancouver Community Centres Services Society (WVCCSS).
The project is designed to provide opportunities to the Vancouver community to develop healthy strategies for living, and skills to enhance family relationships.
Volunteer Registered Clinical Counsellors will present educational workshops addressing daily life issues such as stress reduction, parenting techniques, family and couple relationships, conflict resolution, addiction issues, anger management and mindfulness.
Workshops will be held at 3 locations: Vancouver, West Vancouver, and North Vancouver (full addresses below). Pre-registration is strongly encouraged.
Vancouver ~ Upcoming Workshops & Presenters for 2013:
Held at the Adler School of Professional Psychology, Suite 700, 1090 West Georgia Street, in downtown Vancouver (at Thurlow). Vancouver presentations are open to 100 registrants.
September 10, 2013 – Understanding the Big Four: Anxiety, Anger, ADHD & Addictive Behaviour – Ted Leavitt
October 8, 2013 – Self-Compassion for the Compassionate Caregiver– Eleanor Rogers & Ariadne Patsiopoulos
November 12, 2013 – Plugged In: Digital distraction and the search for clarity – Ross Laird & Brian Williams
West Vancouver ~ Upcoming Workshops & Presenters for 2013:
Held in the Cedar Room at the West Vancouver Community Centre on Marine Drive at 21st Street in West Vancouver. West Vancouver workshops are open to 40 registrants.
October 24, 2013 – A Physical & Psycho-social Look at Obesity: A preventative approach – Dr. Frances Vala (MD)
November 28, 2013 – Restorative Sleep – Jennifer Scott
Farsi Workshops – North Vancouver ~ Upcoming Workshops & Presenters for 2013:
Held at the Community Room (203), Capilano Mall, 935 Marine Dr., North Vancouver, BC. North Vancouver workshops are open to 40 registrants.
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