Capacity to Connect: Training for Faculty and Staff (Feb 9, 2022)

<div><div><b>Capacity to Connect: Training for Faculty and Staff</b><br><br>Facilitator: Matty Hillman<br><br>This two-hour training covers foundational mental health and wellness knowledge for post-secondary faculty and staff and ways to support students in distress. It incorporates a decolonized perspective and is guided by the following principles: accessible, adaptable, culturally located, evidence-informed, inclusive, and trauma-informed. Handouts include a wellness wheel self-assessment tool and information on supporting students in distress.<br><br><b>Training Resources</b><br><div><a target="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener noreferrer" href="https://opentextbc.ca/capacitytoconnect/">Capacity to Connect: Supporting Students’ Mental Health and Wellness: Facilitator’s Guide</a></div><div><a target="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener noreferrer" href="https://opentextbc.ca/capacitytoconnect/back-matter/appendix-1/">Appendix 1: Wellness Wheel (Handout 1)</a><br></div><div><a target="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener noreferrer" href="https://opentextbc.ca/capacitytoconnect/back-matter/appendix-2/">Appendix 2: Responding to Students in Distress (Handout 2)</a><br></div><div><a target="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener noreferrer" href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Evwgu369Jw">Video: Brené Brown on Empathy</a><br></div><div><br></div>BCcampus training session recorded on February 9, 2022<br><br>Note: If you notice an error in the closed-captions, please email support@bccampus.ca with details of the error, the time stamp, and your suggested correction, if any.<br></div></div>