Professional Training Opportunities
Virtual Workshop Series by Dr. Sarah Pegrum
JUNE 28th, 29th & 30th
A Taste of ACT (June 28, 2022)
Want to learn ACT but don't know where to start? A Taste of ACT is a beginner’s workshop offering samplings from around the hexaflex. Workshop participants will learn a little about the functional contextual origins of ACT, as well how to conceptualize from an ACT perspective, and tools to address struggles across the hexaflex.
Breaking the Binds of Body Image with ACT (June 29, 2022)
Do you work with people who struggle with body image? Breaking the Binds of Body Image explores the experiential avoidant behaviours commonly seen in relation to body image and introduces alternate ways of responding
Body Diversity Training: Weight Stigma (June 30, 2022)
Body Diversity Training: Weight Stigma This training is intended not only for therapists, but also physicians, teachers, personal trainers, or dietitians. The training encourages participants to reflect on their own potential biases in relation to weight and explore ways that they can disentangle from biases to enable provision of quality service regardless of shape or size.