2019 Transforming Trauma Conference

Transforming Trauma into Triumph Conference – May 31, 2019

94 people shared the day with us. Thank you to our guest speakers including:

Jay & Carolyn Smith, The Gatehouse Partners Program Facilitators

Nicola, Gatehouse Facilitator, Trauma-Informed Yoga Practitioner, Yogi, Writer

Stewart Thompson, Personal Transformation Web Radio Show Host, Public Speaker,

Survivor, Advocate

Saffron A., Solo Artist, Musician, Poet

Cola Bennett, Artist, Author

Rebecca Rosenblat, Relationship & Sexuality Registered Therapist

Greg Andrews, Gatehouse Facilitator

Mitchell Maher, Gatehouse Facilitator

Sarah H., Gatehouse Facilitator

Daniella, Gatehouse Facilitator

Sarah Choujounian, Gatehouse Facilitator, Founder of Lighting Up Dark Corners

Lacy Ford, Full Circle – Art Therapy Centre Co-Founder &  Art Therapist

Carol Tarasio, Transformational Life and Business Coach

Marc Beaudry – Victor Walk – July 27, 2019

Conference Summary Report

Thank you to our wonderful team of placement students & special events volunteers who helped with the event.

We acknowledge and are grateful for the support of The Department of Justice, Toronto Police 22 Division Rovers, and Centre for Mental Health Transformation for sponsoring the event.

This event was funded by the Victims Fund, grants, and contributions program administered by the Department of Justice Canada. Funds are available to provinces, territories and non-governmental organizations for programs and services that give victims and survivors of crime a more effective voice in the criminal justice system. For more information about the Victims Fund, please visit: http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/cj-jp/victims-victimes/

For more information on Victims and Survivors of Crime Week, visit www.victimsweek.gc.ca

Special thanks to our event photographer, Edison Yao from Unicorn Studios!