Webinar: Effective Support – Cultural Competence

November 5, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Online Event: 


OCASI The Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants Is pleased to announce an online webinar series focusing on: Mental Health and Trauma Informed Care for Service Providers.

This 6-day webinar series is designed for service providers across the province working with newcomer communities. The series will provide an overview of fundamental mental health principles and follow with approaches to culturally competent and trauma informed care. The series will end with a crisis intervention workshop focusing on conflict resolution and promoting resiliency. The webinar series is designed to be stand alone and participants can choose to attend webinars of interest, though you are encouraged to attend all webinars and complete the series. To enroll in the webinar, follow the Eventbrite link below for each webinar. We encourage you to use your organization email address when registering for the webinars.

Webinar 3: Effective Support – Cultural Competence

This workshop aims to strengthen participants’ knowledge in a culturally responsive approach and enhance their capacity towards culturally competent practices, which is critical for a welcoming community with such a diverse population

To register click here

What equipment do I need to use to join the webinars?

All you need:

  • Windows or Mac computer
  • Internet connection (broadband is best)
  • Microphone and speakers (built-in or USB headset)
  • Most computers have built-in microphones and speakers, but you will get much better audio quality if you use a headset or handset.

If you have any questions, please contact our team at mhpresearch@ocasi.org