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Working Well with Domestic Violence Issues

University of Alberta, Edmonton (Friday, November 28th, 2014) - Workshop/Seminars
This workshop would be of interest to psychologists, social workers, mental health professionals and paraprofessionals interested in learning more about practical aspects of domestic violence.

Private Practice Growth Marketing Certificate program

The course will be conducted entirely online. Real time webinars will be held once a week for 8 weeks. (Weekly every Saturday from September 13 to October 25, 2014) - Online
The Private Practice Growth Marketing Certificate Program teaches private practitioners and small group practices how to attract clients and grow their practice. Through a combination of webinar discussions, helpful forms and tools, and guided action steps, you will learn to implement marketing and business development best practices. This will be accomplished by developing and cultivating your unique value proposition, gaining clarity on your ideal target populations, as well as devising and implementing a plan to reach out to referral sources and potential clients.

Resilience in Children Exposed to Trauma, Disaster and War: Global Perspectives

(September 15 - October 31, 2014) - Workshop/Seminars
How do children overcome hazardous experiences to succeed in life? What can be done to protect young people at risk from trauma, war, disasters, and other adversities? Learn about the importance of fostering resilience in children at risk.

The Power of Gratitude

Online (Opens September 25, 2014) - Credit Course, Online
The ability to notice, appreciate and savor the elements of life is an essential determinant of well-being. Gratitude can be an avenue to greater happiness, hope and health for ourselves and our clients. But, we are not born being grateful. It is something that we learn and develop throughout our lives. This 4-week, 12-hour eCourse introduces the research on gratitude: what it is, the benefits, and how to cultivate it at home and at work.

The Mindful Leader: Cultivating Leadership Presence

Online (Opens October 9, 2014) - Credit Course, Online
Mindfulness is fitness for the mind. As a leadership practice, mindfulness is proving to be a remarkably powerful technique to help us to deal with the complexities of leading in an ever-changing, uncertain world. This systematic training of the mind cultivates leadership presence – that ability to be focused, clear, creative, and compassionate. This interactive and experiential, 6-week, 12-hour eCourse explores how to use mindfulness to create a leadership presence.

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