Upcoming Webinars

Please visit our website frequently for updates on new webinar topics.  And, if you have a suggestion for a topic we should feature in support of nurturing resilience in children and youth during this difficult time or if you have any questions, please contact [email protected]

Check out our library if Wellness Webinars

 Expert Panelist Wellness Webinar Title  Watch it Here 
 Dr. Natasha Parent Empowering Teens: Understanding the Role of Need Satisfaction in Smartphone and Social Media Use  
Dr. Nicole Racine and Désirée Jones  Secure Attachments Start Here: Make the Connection Parenting Program     
  Dr. Chantal Regis and Dr. Michael Saxton One Caring Adult: The Power of Validation   
Dr. Rebecca Pillai Riddell   Supporting Parents During Unprecedented Times: Evidence-Based Ways to Build Resiliency 
 Hosted by: Dr. Harvey Skinner   Stress Busting ‘Magical’ Practices: Gentle Techniques for Helping Your Kids and Yourself
Hosted by: Dr. Nicolás Francisco Narvaez Linares  Fostering a connection with your LGBTQ2+ youth   
 Hosted by: Dr. Robin Alter and Anne Murray Defining stress and stressors: learning how to support children’s resilience fireside chat   
 Hosted by: Dr. Audrey-Ann Deneault Fathers are parents too, and they matter for children’s development   
 Hosted by: Dr. Chantal Regis, Dr. Michael Saxton, and three members of our Youth Advisory Council Jadah, Joelle, and Daniella  Supporting Teen Resilience: What Adults Need To Know   
 Dr. Mary Motz Supporting Secure Attachment and Positive Parent-Child Relationships   
Dr. Kofi Len-Belfon  "Be Gentle with Yourself!” Building self-compassion with children and adolescents   
 Dr. Robin Alter and Anne Murray  Supporting Our Children During Difficult Times – The Struggle to Juggle  
Dr. Harvey Skinner  Stress Busters: "Magical" Practices for children and youth  

 Dr. Michelle Aihina Inkinsh Holhpokunna Johnson-Jenning

 Indigenous health and wellbeing: Considerations for working with youth 

 Dr. Brent Macdonald A Relaxed Brain is the Most Comfortable Pillow: The Value of Sleep for Children and Adolescents   
 Dr. Anna MacKinnon The Shadow Pandemic: Wellbeing of Pregnant Persons, Parents, and Families during the COVID-19 
 Dr. Adele Lafrance What to Say to Kids When Nothing Seems to Work: A Practical Workshop for Adult Influencers   
Dr. Robin Alter   How Nature Benefits Kids and Youth
Natasha Parent  Should I be worried about screen time? What we've learned from COVID-19 about teens' technology use and mental health
Dr. Amanda Zelechoski
Dr. Lindsay Malloy
Guilt, grief, and grace, oh my: Parenting during a Pandemic
Scout Gray
Ashleigh Yule, MA Registered Psychologist
Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Inclusivity: Building Resilience and Well-being in Youth
Dr. Rebecca Pillai Riddell  Supporting Young Child Resilience Through Vaccination: Using Science to Manage Needle-Related Pain And Distress

Moderator: Mary-Jo Land

Dr. Nour Zaki, Michael Blugerman, and Michael Trout

Introduction to Prenatal Attachment and Bonding
Dr. Rebecca Pillai Riddell The Struggle to Juggle: Working Parents Pandemic Survival Guide

Dr. Kofi - Len Belfon

Nigel Enniss

The impact of anti-black racism on children and youth in Canada
Dr. Robin Alter   How to Support Our Kids with Special Needs During the COVID-19 Outbreak
Dr. Diana Brecher Thrive at Home: Coping During COVID
Dr. Robin Alter  Anxiety and the Gift of Imagination
Jan Blaxall  Part 2 Title: Connecting and Protecting through Play, Movement, the Arts and Nature
Jan Blaxall
Part 1 Title: Calming your brain to calm your young children’s brains
 Dr. Martin M. Antony Health Anxiety in the Time of COVID-19   
Dr. Liane Davey   The Good Fight 
Dr. Nasreen Khatri  Life, Interrupted
Dr. Steven Stein  A Parent's Guide to Staying Sane During COVID-19 Pandemic
 Dr. Harvey Skinner  Part 2: Stress Busting Techniques for Youth & Young Adults
 Dr. Harvey Skinner   Part 1: Gentle Techniques to Help Calm Your Kids   
 Dr. Nasreen Khatri Being Alone Together The Social Pandemic of Loneliness during COVID-19   
  Mary-Jo Land  Calming the Commotion  
 Dr. Robin Alter  How to Support Our Kids During the COVID-19 Outbreak   
 Dr. Ester Cole  Parenting Resilient Children and Youth at Home and at School  



“What I like was that in this time of the pandemic I am still able to learn new things/refresh by online learning.” - Michael Guignard, Child and Youth Worker - Sudbury Catholic District School Board.

“I have been an ECE for 20+ years and most times I take some kind of PD it's similar to others I have done...but this time I truly learned something NEW! Thank you!"