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EDSNA Events and Collaborations

Nour-ish Retreat


Dr. Angela Grace is a Registered Psychologist, Shamanic Practitioner, Internationally Certified Iyengar Yoga Instructor, and Clinical Advisor to EDSNA.  She is passionate about eating disorder prevention and holistic, integrated approaches to treatment.  Angela coordinates creative events for Eating Disorders Awareness Week in Calgary, is a National prevention expert, and founded Heart Centered Counselling, which has a focus on treating trauma, body image issues, and eating disorders in girls and women.  She utilizes a holistic body-mind-spirit approach for individuals and groups, including EMDR, Hakomi, and soul-centered approaches to healing.  Angela believes that there is nothing more beautiful than a woman who has reclaimed her soul.
She can be contacted through www.heartcenteredcounselling.com or (403) 827-8529.
  • Date of Retreat: Friday, March 29, 2019 – Sunday, March 31, 2019
  • Investment:
    • EARLY BIRD: Before February 14, 2019 – $595 shared room, $625 single occupancy
    • After February 14, 2019 – $655 shared room, $685 single occupancy
  • Location: King’s Fold Retreat & Renewal Centre, 72049 Hwy 40, North, Cochrane, AB T4C 1A8

Workshop: Robin Shapiro Training – Easy Ego State Intervention (Calgary)

Join Lionheart Foundation as Robin Shapiro provides training on “Introduction to Ego States: Functional Roles and Developmental States, Trauma/Broken-Attachment Based States, Dissociative States, and the States that Live in Clients and in You.”

Participants will learn about using Ego State Therapy for attachment issues, relationships, sexual issues, performance enhancement, trauma recovery, and working with dissociative states. Training also includes interventions for calming immune systems, transforming shame, increasing resourcing, and healing personality disorders.

**Participants with or without knowledge of EMDR are encouraged to attend.

12 EMDRIA credits for those who have completed an EMDRIA-approved Basic EMDR training

Dates: April 24-26, 2019

NEDIC Conference (Toronto)

Join NEDIC May 9th and 10th 2019 in Toronto for “Radical Unlearning“, their yearly conference.

While the full NEDIC Conference schedule is here, EDSNA would like to note that previous Executive Director Sue Huff is scheduled to be one of the speakers! Sue will be presenting a video session titled “Relearning Communication: Emotion Focused Approach”, discussing the role Emotion Focused Family Therapy  (EFFT) skills played in supporting her daughter through her battle with Anorexia Nervosa. More information about Sue’s presentation is on the NEDIC website.

To register for #NEDIC2019 , follow the link or click the poster!