HSBC Webinar: Supporting Survivors of Gender Based Violence- Expanding Tools for Risk Assessment and Safety Planning

April 17, 2024, 10:00 - 11:30 AM

This presentation will provide an introductory understanding of gender-based and intimate partner violence with a focus on safety planning through an anti-oppressive, trauma-informed and strength-based lens.

Instructor/s: Karine Silverwoman

I am an experienced Social Worker (MSW, RSW), therapist, consultant, educator, and personal trainer. My work is informed by my lived experience of over 20 years of working in the social work field and my engagement in social-justice activism. I have extensive training in trauma-informed therapeutic approaches, clinical supervision and leadership. I am particularly passionate about working with front-line workers, managers, first responders, and community activists to deepen their skills, align with their values and find meaningful strategies to support them in the work that they do.