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Tom Walker, MSW, RSW


Photo of Tom Walker, Trainer with Crisis and Trauma Resource Institute Inc., CTRI

Tom has over twenty-five years of experience in the field of mental health and addictions within the social service sector and in private practice. His background includes working in front line, management and senior leadership roles. In addition to training with CTRI, Tom is a Human Factors Specialist with Ornge where he provides trauma support and therapeutic interventions for paramedics and staff. His responsibilities with Ornge also include therapeutic interventions, debriefing staff and the development and implementation of a peer support program. Tom believes that real change happens through relationship, authenticity and empowerment. He is a gifted facilitator who integrates real world experiences into practical examples in the workshops he facilitates.

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March 2022

IN-PERSON Addictions and Mental Health

Strategies for Complex Issues

Mar 02, 2022 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Price: $229.00 CAD (*early rate) $259.00 CAD (regular rate)
*early rate expires February 09, 2022
Addictions and Mental Illness workshop photo of man gazing out window

Many people who experience mental health concerns also live with an addiction. While working with multiple issues at the same time is complicated, recovery from both of these issues is possible with an integrated, person-centred, and trauma-informed approach. This workshop provides a framework for assisting people to move forward with healthy ways of coping.

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IN-PERSON Anxiety

Practical Intervention Strategies

Mar 29, 2022 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Price: $229.00 CAD (*early rate) $259.00 CAD (regular rate)
*early rate expires March 08, 2022
Image of Anxiety – Practical Intervention Strategies

Anxiety represents our body’s natural alarm system, signalling the possibility of danger. When this response arises too frequently or intensely and doesn’t match actual situations of danger, it can interfere with life and cause great distress. While every person experiences anxiety, it is estimated that over a quarter of the population will experience anxiety at levels that cause distress in their lives.

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April 2022

IN-PERSON LIVE VIRTUAL Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

Tools for Thinking Differently

Apr 20, 2022 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Price: $229.00 CAD (*early rate) $259.00 CAD (regular rate)
*early rate expires March 30, 2022
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Photo of therapy session

Many of the challenges that we experience are based on irrational and unhelpful thought patterns that impact both our feelings and our behaviour. Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) is a time-sensitive, structured, and present-oriented form of counselling that focuses on problem solving and teaching individuals how to modify these distorted patterns of thinking. CBT is also one of the most well-known, researched, and practiced forms of therapy available to us.

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