Trauma Aware and Culturally Sensitive Perinatal Peer Support Certificate Online Training

  • Thursday, February 01, 2024
  • 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Zoom


New date pending. 

As part of our upcoming Peer Matching Program - we are providing training for our Trauma Aware and Culturally Sensitive Perinatal Peer Support Certificate. This is in partnership with Canadian Perinatal Mental Health Trainings.

The first session has been recorded but if you would like to join in session 2 or 3, please register on our website.

You will be sent a link for Teachable, to sign up for the training. Join us for a transformative learning experience!

January 18, 1:30pm – 3:30pm (ET)

January 25, 1:30pm – 3:30pm (ET)

February 1, 1:30pm – 3:30pm (ET)

🎓 Workshop One: Hearing and Responding to Distress Outcome: Listen for and identify perinatal mood concerns with peers and in the community. Featuring Anneke and Olivia Topics Include: Overview of PMADs, What helps and hinders perinatal mental health, The peer role in screening/assessment.  

🔍 Workshop Two: Foundations of Trauma Aware Peer Support Outcome: Apply the foundations of trauma-aware peer support. Featuring Olivia and Anneke Topics Include: Overview of reproductive trauma-aware care, Zones of regulation, Trauma typologies.  

🌍 Workshop Three: Perinatal Equity-Oriented Peer Support and Cultural Humility Outcome: Apply the foundations of perinatal equity-oriented peer support and cultural humility. Featuring Olivia, Anneke, and a special panel on supporting specific parenting populations. Topics Include: Intro to perinatal equity-oriented peer support, Making trauma-aware and culturally sensitive referrals, Panel discussion.  

🌟 Trainer Profiles:

👩‍🏫 Anneke van Den Berg: Director of Programming at Canadian Perinatal Mental Health Trainings. A passionate advocate for young parents and Canadian newcomers.

👩‍🏫 Olivia Scobie: Queer social worker specializing in perinatal mood, reproductive trauma, and parental mental health.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to enhance your skills and make a positive impact on perinatal mental health! Register now and spread the word.  

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