Workshops & Webinars

Jennifer Holt is available to present professionally conducted and informative workshops and webinars on all topics related to her areas of specialized counselling. See examples listed below:

Sex Offenders? YIKES! I Don’t Want to Work With Them! One-Day and Half-Day Workshops and Webinars
During these workshops, Jennifer presents information for front-line staff and managers who have convicted or accused sex offenders on their case load, and foster parents who have juvenile sex offenders in their home. This workshop has been presented to audiences since 2009. More recently, in 2013, it was presented as a one hour webinar to members of the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association.

Motivational Interviewing: How to Not Engage in Power Struggles with Your Clients (Half Day Workshop)
Jennifer facilitates this workshop for front-line staff and management who have difficult to engage clients on their case load.

Boundaries and Ethical Dilemmas: How it Affects Our Work (Half Day Workshop)
This training workshop is intended for front-line staff and management to examine how boundary blurring and ethical dilemmas impact workers.

Trauma Informed Counselling (Half Day Workshop)
Presented to front-line staff and management, this workshop examines how clients’ past trauma impacts their ability to participate in, and utilize, counselling.

SOAR (Sex Offender Accountability & Responsibility) Training
Jennifer co-designed and co-lead this two-day workshop designed to train probation and parole officers to facilitate group work for men who have been convicted of sexual offences.

Marriage Preparation Classes
These classes were geared to couples preparing to enter into marriage. Jennifer facilitated a psycho-educational session on “Boundaries and Healthy Relationships”.