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Conference @ George Brown College

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Friday, May 5th, 2017 9am – 4pm


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OCC Joint Regional Meeting

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Join us to get into the OCC loop and

participate in some pretty great professional development!

Monday November 28th

9am – 4pm

Colleges Ontario
20 Bay Street, Suite 1600
Toronto, ON M5J 2N8
Main: 647-258-7670
Fax / téléc: 647-258-7699

$25.00 Registration Fee

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Trauma and Compassion Fatigue

Anna Kozina, from Traumatology Institute will be our guest speaker and will be speaking on the following topic areas:

Trauma Phases (1, 2 & 3) * Strong emphasis on Phase 2

Neurophysiology of Empathy

Neurophysiology of Trauma/PTSD

*More information on Anna Kozina


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DEADLINE to Register: Wednesday November 23rd

Please note tickets will NOT be available at the door

Save the Date! OCC-CCCO Joint Regional Meeting

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Please Save-the-Date for the OCC Joint Regional MeetingThis all-day meeting will be on Monday November 28th and will take place at Colleges Ontario in Toronto.
This meeting will be a great opportunity to meet other counsellors, learn more about OCC, and attend a professional development workshop.
As the OCC Professional Development Liaisons, both myself and Maheen Sayal hope you will be able to join!
Registration information to follow.
Kind regards, 
Lavlet Forde, MA. RP. 
OCC Central Regional Representative & Co – Professional Development Liasion 
George Brown College, St. James Campus 
416.415.5000 ext. 3770 

Conference: Flourishing Lives

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About the Conference Flourishing Lives: Healthy Relationships, Meaningful Connections and Positive Mental Health An educational forum co-hosted by George Brown College’s Centre for Preparatory & Liberal Studies and Academic and Student Affairs departments with sponsorship from RBC Foundation. Join us for a day of inspiration as Dr. Amy Banks and Dr. Corey Keyes share their wisdom on the importance of relationships, connections, and supportive communities to mental health and well-being.

  • Conference program will run from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Lunch, door prizes, refreshments and a chance to network with colleagues is included!

Location: 17th Annual George Brown Mental Health Conference George Brown College Financial Services Building, Room 406 290 Adelaide Street East, Toronto Keynote


Amy Banks, MD   Amy Banks, MD is the Director of Advanced Training at the Jean Baker Miller Training Institute at the Wellesley Centres for Women in Massachusetts. Amy Banks is the first person to bring relational-cultural theory together with neuroscience and is the foremost expert in the combined field. She has spoken throughout North America on “the Neurobiology of Relationship” and has an ongoing passion to spread the message that we are hardwired for connection.

Corey Keyes, PhD   Corey Keyes, PhD a sociologist and psychologist, researcher, and professor at Emory State University, is an internationally known expert on mental health and a leader in Positive Psychology, the scientific study of optimal human functioning. Keyes is passionate about the need to shift our public health focus from illness and disease to health and well-being.

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