$80 – $90

Invisible Wounds Conference For First Responders

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Best Western Plus Walkerton Hotel & Conference Centre

10 Eastridge Road

Walkerton, ON N0G 2V0

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The Invisible Wounds Conference offers First Responders an opportunity to gain awareness of the potential impact of Occupational Stress, Occupational Stress Injuries and life stressors. Six Keynote Speakers, most with lived-experience will share education, experience and expertise, empowering individuals with knowledge. Attendees will gain insight of the impact of stigma and moral injuries, tools to increase resiliency, sustain recovery, and strategies to develop and enhance Peer Support.


E-brochures for this conference including Speakers and topics available on www.invisible-wounds.ca


Intended audience includes First Responders from Corrections, Clergy/Pastors supporting First Responders, emergency department Doctors and Nurses, EMS, Fire, Military, Police, Veterans, CISM and Peer Support Teams members. Human Resource Personnel. EAPS and Employee Wellness Employees directly involved in providing services to First Responders are welcomed, as are Professionals from agencies, organizations, services and corporations mandated to provide specialized services to First Responders.

NEWS! Discounted rates for ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training)

Invisible-Wounds.ca is happy to be collaborating with Steve Horner, ASIST and CISM Instructor to offer this two day course. Robyn Wilson will co-lead. ASIST is planned for Monday - Tuesday, October 22 - 23rd, at the Fire Department, 510 Napier, Walkerton. Registration: $250. per person or $475 for 2 includes course material, lunches and two breaks. This course is frequently recommended for individuals serving on CISM and Peer Support Teams. A minimum of 13 persons are required. For additional information and registratiom contact Steve at: www.learncism.com or www.invisible-wounds.ca

Each attendee of ASIST or the Invisible Wounds Conference will receive a 10% discount on dinner Oct.21st, 22d or 23th at www.519tableandpour.com (Nametag required) 519 Table & Pour is a 5 minute walk from the Best Western, and is one of our Gold Sponsors. For your entertainment pool tables have been reserved from 1600-1900 (league members arrive about 1900.)

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event? YES 19+

What are accommodations and parking options for the event?

Discounted rates available at The Best Westen Plus Hotel and Conference Centre: incudes full breakfast, free parking, wifi, and pool. Call 1(800) 780-7234 (world wide calls)

Alternatively, there is the Travellers Inn in Hanover - about a 15 minute drive to the event

What can I bring into the event? Registrant's contact info. will not be shared Recommend you bring along your business card to faciliate networking and Peer Support


How can I contact the organizer with any questions? CONTACT Deborah at invisiblewounds.ca@gmail.com

What's the refund policy? No refunds.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? Yes

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable? Yes ONLY AFTER you provide details to Deborah @ invisiblewounds.ca@gmail.com






















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Best Western Plus Walkerton Hotel & Conference Centre

10 Eastridge Road

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Canada

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