Certified Training for Helping Professionals

$425.00 $375.00

Early bird rate available until July 1

Training for helping professionals to provide a proven framework and comprehensive guide to strengthen their practice and enrich the support they offer women who have experienced partner abuse. 

Limited enrolment.

September 21-24, 2021
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm (Pacific)


This online training can enhance your skills and perspective to support women who are experiencing abuse from a partner

Supporting women who have experienced abuse is vitally important work. You meet women at their most exhausted and vulnerable state. Imagine if you, as an advocate and professional, had access to a proven framework and comprehensive guide that will strengthen your practice and enrich the support you offer to women.

When Love Hurts Best Practice Guide provides you with a state-of-the-art approach that will transform your practice

Many women with experiences of abuse face systemic service barriers. Women with experiences of abuse often navigate challenging circumstances. When women are turned away, or not offered violence-informed support, it can echo and amplify the dynamics of abuse. Research shows that the When Love Hurts approach is very effective for women who have overlapping experiences of woman abuse, substance and and/or mental health concerns. This four half-day training will give you a solid framework and a complete set of exercises to effectively support women impacted by abuse.

Who this workshop is for

You will find the material valuable for your practice if you support women directly: 

  • Women’s advocates
  • Transition house staff
  • Victim services workers
  • Psychologists and counsellors
  • Social Workers Mental health and/or substance use workers
  • Legal professionals
  • Faith leaders
  • Students in any of these fields

Whether you plan to support women individually or offer women’s support groups, this workshop will bring renewed energy and a relevant perspective to your work.

Online workshop

September 21-24, 2021
1:00 – 4:00 PST
Talk to us about a Volunteer and Student Rate.

More information

For more information about the workshop, contact:
Jill Cory or Karen McAndless-Davis

Check out our newly released When Love Hurts: Best Practice Guide and Curriculum

Best Practice Guide and Curriculum (PDF)

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