Region 4 Counsellor Café – West Vancouver
Finding the Buried Self: Working Safely with Inter-generational and Vicarious Trauma
Presented by Shaun Phillips, M.Ed., RCC
Through experiential exercises participants will learn new skills to help identify and work with inter-generational and vicarious trauma, with a special focus on working with Indigenous populations. Participants will be introduced to the process of transmission, and ways of attending to vicarious trauma.
- Describe a working definition of inter-generational and vicarious trauma
- Identify how inter-generational and vicarious trauma can impact clients
- Apply techniques to work with and recover from vicarious trauma
Date: Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Address: West Vancouver Community Centre, “Cedar Room”, 2121 Marine Drive, West Vancouver, BC V7V 4Y2
Cost: No Cost. Open to BCACC members only.
Should you encounter a problem with registering please contact Janine Toombs at email@example.com for assistance.
About the Presenter:
Shaun Phillips, M.Ed., RCC, is a Registered Clinical Counsellor and Supervising Focusing-Oriented Therapist and Trainer and Focusing Coordinator. Shaun specializes in working with complex trauma and has presented on this work across the globe. He has taught Focusing-Oriented Therapy and Complex Trauma programs in New York, Israel, South Africa, China, Japan, and with and First Nations.