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WELCOME TO THE
CANADIAN CRITICAL INCIDENT STRESS VIRTUAL CONGRESS
APRIL 13 - 15, 2021

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Welcome to the Congress!

9:15 AM - 10:15 AM

#IJustShowedUp - Why Should We Plan and Prepare Before Grief Arrives?

Yvonne Heath

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

Becoming A Mental Health Champion

Barry Pitcher

11:15 AM - 11:30 AM

Break

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

The Tragedy of Errors: Coping With Shame After A Mistake

Diane Aubin

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunch Break

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM 

Breakout Options

  • It's Okay to be Okay: The "Implications of a Reflexive Practice on Paramedic Resiliency" - David Wolff
  • Helping Health Professionals Cope with the Psychological Impact of Medical Errors - Diane Aubin
  • Overcoming Communication Barriers in an Emergency - Kelly-Anne Rover
  • 12 Steps to Building Resiliency - Laura Hotham

2:45 PM - 3:45 PM

Breakout Options

  • Mindfulness - Anthony Berlingeri
  • Trauma Brain & Sleep: Alteration of Sleep Architecture - Carmel O'Sullivan
  • Writing for Resiliency - Sharon Burdette
  • Leading Through Times of Stress, Uncertainty, and Change - Robert De Clark

3:45 PM - 4:00 PM

Closing Remarks

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Welcome to Day Two of the Congress!

9:15 AM 10:15 AM

Thriving Relationships

John Robertson

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

Working Gratefully | How to Transform Trauma and Tragedy Into Wellbeing

Wendy Lund

11:15 AM - 11:30 AM

Break

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Treating Workplace Trauma Without Pausing Life

Kathy Adetuyi

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunch Break

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM 

Breakout Options

  • Understanding the Need for A Chaplain in Every First Responder Agency - Imran Ally
  • Coping When Someone You Love Dies by Suicide - Jill Balacko
  • Happy Connected Family: TACKLE FIRST RESPONDER FAMILY CHALLENGES AND LEARN TANGIBLE SOLUTIONS! - Kimberley Williamson

2:45 PM - 3:45 PM

Breakout Options

  • Finding New Horizons - Graham Bettes
  • A Human Centered Community Focused Approach to Disaster Management - Katie Tonacia 
  • Brief Mindfulness Art Therapy - Myra Rados
  • Handling Grief When it Happens on the Job - Maureen Pollard

3:45 PM - 4:00 PM

Closing Remarks

Thursday, April 15, 2021

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Welcome to the Third and Final Day of the Congress!

9:15 AM 10:15 AM

Building Effective Organizational and Individual Resiliency Pathways

Katy Kamkar

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

The CAPITAL-L Leader: Mental Health Leadership for Frontline Safety Professionals

Brian Knowler

11:15 AM - 11:30 AM

Break

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Thriving Through Trauma

James Jefferson

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunch Break

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM 

Breakout Options

  • Mental Health and Coping - Daniel Saugh 
  • Benefits of Peer Support & the Importance of Offering Anonymous Resources to First Responders - Dave McLennan
  • A Critical Incident Stress Tool for EMS - Janice Halpern
  • A Return to Thriving: Moving Beyond Anxiety and Depression - Scott Hewlett

2:45 PM - 3:45 PM

Breakout Options

  • Strengths in the Fire Service: Mental and Behavioural Health - James Rychard
  • TRE: Tension Trauma Releasing Exercises & Self-Care for First Responders and Healthcare - Martez Schembri-Diskey
  • Resiliency and You - Sarah Salvis

3:45 PM - 4:00 PM

Closing Remarks

PLEASE NOTE: The Congress Agenda is subject to change at any time.