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Trauma-Informed Practice Training Level 1 Certificate
Event Date: 2020/01/12

Workshop Details: This workshop will provide participants with tools, knowledge and some expertise on how to assist clients with trauma and understand how trauma impacts the healing process. Research supports that knowledge of Trauma-Informed care is critical to help clients move through barriers to healing. Topics covered: • The neurobiology of trauma • Signs and […]
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CIRCA Colloquium Series 2019-2020
Event Date: 2020/01/22

  Executive Function and Autism Spectrum Disorder: Measurement, Context, and Implications for Daily Life January 22, 2020, 3:00-4:00 | Room 308A Scarfe Speaker: Emily Gardiner, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, BC Children’s Hospital This session will include a brief overview of executive function (EF) in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder, comparing the results of performance-based […]
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QMS Talk: Enhancing Measurement Efficiency with Computerized Adaptive Testing
Event Date: 2020/01/24

Time: 11 am -12:15 pm, Jan 24, 2020 (Friday) Location: Scarfe Room 2415 Invited Speaker: Dr. Ching-Lin Shih (Professor, Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan) RSVP: https://bit.ly/2QGux7H Abstract: Dr. Ching-Lin Shih will discuss the fundamental concepts of computerized adaptive testing (CAT) and why it can enhance measurement efficiency. Then he will use a real example to demonstrate […]
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Visiting Scholar Talk: Reconceptualising agency through an analysis of discourse and interaction in educational settings
Event Date: 2020/02/13

Date: Thursday, February 13th, 2020 Time: 2:30-4:00pm Location: Ponderosa Commons, Oak House, PCOH 2012 Speaker: Kristiina Kumpulainen (PhD) Visiting Scholar in Human Development, Learning, and Culture (HDLC) Faculty of Educational Sciences, University of Helsinki Human agency has attracted researchers’ attention for long. The field of educational research is no exception. My talk joins these research […]
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Good Counsel: Excellent Results
Event Date: 2020/03/13

Speaker series featuring Visiting Scholar in the Counselling Psychology area of the UBC Faculty of Education Speaker: Dr. Terence Tracey Join us on Friday, March 13, 2020 for a presentation by Dr. Terence Tracey, visiting professor in counselling psychology at UBC and emeritus professor of counselling and counselling psychology at Arizona State University. Dr. Tracey’s presentation […]
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