Previous Branch Initiatives:
Huronia Highlands Branch offered a number of events for Social Work Week.
"Everything You Need to Know to Keep the CRA Happy: A Workshop for Self-Employed Social Workers, Therapist, Councellors and Consultants".
On Tuesday March 07 2017 Allen Lloyd, tax expert, shared his experience and wisdom with us, with a specific focus on those of us who are self-employed.
On Wednesday March 8, 2017 Keynote Speaker, Katie Traill, spoke on the"Experiences Working with Transgender Rights and Issues"
On Thursday March 9, 2017 the The Laurentian University Social Work Association hosted another Social Work Week Community Night where Motivational Guest Speaker Kaitlynn Rice-Kavanagh & Student Speakers from the Georgian Pride & First Nation Student Experience spoke.
Thanks you for participating in their social work activities!
Your OASW Huronia Highlands board
Hope You All had a Happy Social Work Week!
Beyond Words: Stories in the Sand
If you missed this great presentation by Kelly Smith, RSW, about Sand Tray Therapy on November 25, 2015, sponsored by Huronia Highlands Branch at Lakehead University in Orillia, you can now see it here. An excellent resource for team meetings or professional development.
On Tuesday may 30, 2017 Huronia Highlands offered an Interactive Training on Trans & Gender-Diverse Mental Health Care.
Presenters included Jordan Zaitzow, MSW RSW who spoke about gender diversity & Lindsay Elin, MSW RSW, who focussed on attachment-informed counselling with trans youth/young adults and their families.