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CATCA recognizes that convention is situated on Treaty 7, South of Red Deer River the traditional territory of the Blackfoot, Tsuu T’ina and Stoney Nakoda peoples, and that the North of Red Deer River Treaty 6, traditional Métis, Cree and Saulteaux territory. We honour the First Peoples who have lived here since time immemorial, and we give thanks for the land.

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Thursday, February 24 • 10:45am - 12:00pm
Trauma Informed Teaching: Addressing the Impacts of Trauma in our Classrooms.

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This session will engage teachers and principals in an understanding of how students' brains are impacted by trauma and how we can create safer spaces for students to learn. By addressing our modern pedagogical approach to teaching we can work more emphatically with students and create better learning environments for students. We will discuss the impacts of trauma on development, assessment, and teaching skills to better engage students living with trauma.

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Justin Lessard

Certified Counsellor, Trauma Informed Teaching
Hello! I am a retired teacher and certified Canadian counsellor and I work extensively with youth and adults who have been harmed. I believe strongly in the value of creating safe communities and environemnts that can help develop spaces for individuals to heal and be understood... Read More →

Thursday February 24, 2022 10:45am - 12:00pm MST
Zoom 40