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Counseling Insights Conference

Mar 13 - Mar 15, 2019 (9 AM - 4 PM)

Price: $ 445.00 (*early rate) $ 515.00 (regular rate)

*early rate expires February 13, 2019

Calgary, Alberta – Sheraton Suites Calgary Eau Claire

Trainer: Various CTRI Trainers


Are you looking for support to be able to help the people you are working with? If so, we hope you will join other helpers, caregivers, and counsellors for 2.5 days of inspirational speakers, panels, and sessions. This conference is a unique opportunity to hear from several of the authors of CTRI’s book, Counseling Insights: Practical Strategies for Helping Others with Anxiety, Trauma, Grief, and More. Learning from others in roles similar to your own is a key way of finding inspiration and guidance.

View Full Conference Agenda Here!

About This Conference

Conference topics include:

  • Counseling Insights: Building Collective Wisdom
  • Language Matters:  Rethinking How we Talk About People and Problems
  • Social Media’s Impact on Mental Health
  • Grief Counseling Strategies
  • Counseling Insights for Working with Depression
  • Insights for Affirming Gender and Sexual Diversity
  • Mindfulness Counseling Strategies
  • Tools for Exploring Stories
  • Insights for Working with Borderline personality Disorder
  • Focus on Trauma: Addictions, Mind-Body Connection, The Helping Relationships
  • From Vicarious Trauma to Vicarious Resilience

Breakout Session OptionsOn Wednesday and Thursday afternoon participants will choose form one of three sessions to attend. View breakout session options and full conference agenda here.

Counselling Insights Authors:

Vicki Enns, MMFT, RMFT, Author, Trainer, & Clinical Director, CTRI
John Koop Harder, MSW, RSW, Author, & Trainer, CTRI
Sheri Coburn, MSW, RSW, Author, & Trainer, CTRI

Times of Conference

On March 13th and 14th, the conference will run from 9AM-4:30PM each day. On March 15th, the conference will start at 9AM and end at 12:00PM

You Will Receive

– Training material
– Counseling Insights Book
– Lunch will be provided Wednesday and Thursday
– Refreshments

*Housing, breakfast, and supper are not provided

Learning Objectives

At the end of this conference, participants should be able to:

  • Describe common counseling insights helpful in a helper role
  • List a variety of strategies for helping with common mental health concerns
  • Identify common themes across a variety of mental health concerns
  • Plan steps for applying helping skills in their own work settings

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March 13, 2019 @ 9:00 am
March 15, 2019 @ 4:30 pm
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Various CTRI Trainers


Calgary, Alberta – Sheraton Suites Calgary Eau Claire
255 Barclay Parade SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 5C2 Canada
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Counseling Insights Conference$515.00 $445.00Calgary, AB - March 13-15, 2019

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Cancellation Policy

Registrations cancelled 7 or more days prior to the workshop are refundable, minus a $50.00 administrative fee. Alternatively you may receive a credit to attend a future training. Cancellations less than 7 days prior to the workshop are non-refundable. If at any time you are unable to attend, you are welcome to transfer your registration to another individual at no extra cost. In this case, please notify CTRI of the name of the alternate person who will be attending.

We reserve the right to cancel workshops due to unforeseen circumstances or under-enrollment. Liability is limited to a refund of workshop fees only. Please make travel arrangements with this in mind.

Limited Seating

Register Early! To better facilitate group interaction, seating is limited.

Children and unregistered guests are not permitted in the meeting rooms.

You Will Receive

A spiral bound training manual and workshop certificate as well as morning  refreshments. Participants are on their own for lunch from noon to 1:00 PM, unless otherwise stated above.

Group Registration Instructions

To register a group for a workshop, register for selected workshop, then once in shopping cart, add quantity of participants and provide names of all participants.

Concerns and Grievances

If concerns arise throughout your interaction with the CTRI office or our workshop please contact the CTRI office directly at 204-452-9199 or [email protected].

Special Accommodations
for Disabilities

Please contact the CTRI office directly at 204-452-9199 or [email protected] to discuss any special needs or accommodations you may require to have a positive learning experience.

Continuing Education Credit

While many associations and licensing bodies accept CTRI workshops for continuing education credits, questions about approval should be directed to the specific association or licensing body for which you are requesting the credits. Credit hours: A two day workshop earns 12 continuing education hours and a one day workshop earns 6 hours. A certificate will be awarded upon the completion of the workshop.

Organizations and associations that have formally approved our workshops:

National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)

Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)

Because of our approval with ASWB and NBCC, many State Boards accept our workshops for Continuing Education Credit. Please contact your state board/association directly to confirm their requirements.

To have your organization or association listed here, please contact [email protected]