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Addressing Sexual Violence in Health Professions: Bill 21 and Responding to...

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Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton (SACE)

14964 121A Ave NW

Suite 205

Edmonton, AB T5V 1A3

Canada

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This workshop is designed to increase individual and institutional capacity to support people who have experienced sexual violence. Participants will learn how to respond to disclosures of sexual abuse and assault, and develop a better understanding of the issue of sexual violence. This session was created following the passing of Bill 21: An Act to Protect Patients and is tailored specifically to staff of regulatory colleges and health professionals regulated under the Health Professions Act. It covers the following information:

  • Overview of SACE services

  • Defining sexual violence: An overview of Canadian Sexual Assault, Sexual Harrassment, and Consent Law

  • Exploring sexual assault myths and their impacts

  • Understanding responses to trauma and impacts of sexual violence

  • Responding to disclosures

  • Providing support and referrals

Light refreshments and coffee/tea will be provided. Participants are welcome to bring their own bag lunches to eat during the session.

If cost is a barrier, please contact education@sace.ca for alternative arrangements.

If you would liket to support SACE services, please consider donating at https://www.sace.ca/donate/.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the accessibility of the workshop?

For information about venue accessibility and getting to SACE, please visit https://www.sace.ca/contact/.

For information about accessibility of the workshop or accomodation requests, please contact education@sace.ca.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Call us at 780.423.4102 Monday to Thursday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm or email education@sace.ca.

What's the refund policy?

Tickets are non-refundable but may be transferred to a different participant.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the session?

We'll have a participant list with your name so there is no need to bring your ticket.

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Date and Time

Location

Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton (SACE)

14964 121A Ave NW

Suite 205

Edmonton, AB T5V 1A3

Canada

View Map

Refund Policy

No Refunds

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