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Training offered on location – right where you are. If you have a group of people to train, on-site training is often the most cost-effective and convenient way to obtain training. CTRI trainings can be customized and tailored to meet your specific needs. We are also able to provide training through video conferencing and we have advanced training opportunities available as well. Some of our workshops are available in french. Contact Nathan Gerbrandt, Director of Training, for fees and to discuss your training needs by email at [email protected] or by phone at 204-452-0179.


Learn why over 100,000 people have attended our workshops.

Trauma and Crisis Response Workshops

Crisis Response Planning (1 or 2 day) Critical Incident Group Debriefing (1 day) Emergency Preparedness Planning (1 or 2 day) Refugees and Trauma – Understanding and Supporting Resilience (2 day) Trauma – Strategies for Resolving the Impact of Post-Traumatic Stress (2 day) Walking Through Grief – Helping Others Deal with Loss (1 or 2 day)

Counselling Skills Workshops

Anxiety – Practical Intervention Strategies (1 day) Brief Focused Counselling Skills – Strategies from Leading Frameworks (2 day) Counselling Skills – An Introduction and Overview (3 day) Depression – Practical Intervention Strategies (1 day) Disordered Eating – From Image to Illness (1 day) Ethics for Counsellors and Social Service Organizations (½ or 1 day) Mindfulness Counselling Strategies – Activating Compassion and Regulation (2 day) Motivating Change – Strategies for Approaching Resistance (2 day) Working with Families – Strategies for Engaging and Helping (2 day) Working in Social Services – The Essential Skills (1 day)

Children and Youth Issues Workshops

Addictions and Youth – Creating Opportunities for Change (1  day) Anxiety in Children and Youth – Practical Intervention Strategies (1 day) Bullying – Responding for Prevention  (1 day) Challenging Behaviours in Youth – Strategies for Intervention (1 day) Gender and Sexual Diversity in Youth (1 or 2 day) Helping Children – Practical Tools for Engaging and Supporting (2 day) Self-Injury Behaviour in Youth – Issues & Strategies (2 day) Understanding Mental Illness in Children and Youth (1 day)

Disability Support Workshops

Autism – Strategies for Self-Regulation, Learning and Challenging Behaviours (2 day) Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder – Strategies for Supporting (2 day)

Mental Health and Addictions Workshops

Addictions and Mental Illness – Working with Co-occurring Disorders (1 day) Borderline Personality Disorder – Understanding and Supporting (1 day) Suicide Prevention, Intervention and Postvention Strategies (2 day) Understanding Mental Illness (1 day)

Violence and Restorative Justice Workshops

De-escalating Potentially Violent Situations™ (1 or 2 day) Family Violence – Working Towards Solutions (2 day) Lateral Violence – Working Towards Solutions (2 day) Restorative Justice – Guiding Principles for Schools and Communities (1 day) Restorative Justice Facilitator Training (3 day) Stalking – Assessment and Management (1 day) Violence Threat Assessment – Planning and Response (1 or 2 day)

Wellness Workshops

Vicarious Trauma – Strategies for Resilience (1 day) Wellness Strategies for the Helping Professional (1 day)

Leadership and Management Workshops – for Social Service Organizations

Board Development Training – The Fundamentals of Governance (length varies) Change Management – A Leader’s Guide (1 day) Coaching Strategies for Leaders – Conflict, Performance, Change (1 day) Leadership – The Essential Competencies (1 day) Management and Supervision- The Crucial Skills (1 day) Managing Mental Health in the Workplace – Rights and Responsibilities (1 day)

Conflict Resolution and Mediation Workshops

Conflict Resolution Skills (1 day) Dealing with Difficult People (1 day) Mediation – Facilitating Difficult Conversations (2 day)

Workshops For Youth

Communication Skills for Youth (1 day) Conflict Resolution Skills for Youth (1 day) Effective Life Skills – Empowering Youth for Success (1 day) Healthy Relationships – Empowering Good Choices (1 day)

Workshops Offered Through ACHIEVE Training Centre, a Division of CTRI

For further workshops in the areas of leadership development and organizational performance, view our ACHIEVE Centre for Leadership & Workplace Performance workshops.

Video Conferencing

No matter where you live, you can easily access many of CTRI’s workshops through video conferencing. This option allows you to hear, view and engage with our trainers. Contact [email protected] to discuss this option further. Watch a sample video conferencing training.