Trauma Informed Care Facilitator Training (Applications Closed)

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Trauma Informed Care Facilitator Training (Applications Closed)

Applications for this training are now closed. To be notified of future opportunities, please email

Become certified to teach Trauma Informed Care through Oaks Mental Health!


Day 1 – (9am – 3pm) Experience Trauma-Informed Care as a Participant

Day 2 – (9am – 3pm) Walkthrough of the Instructor Manual, Administrative Overview, and Facilitation Strategies

Day 3 – (9am – 3pm) Participants Practice Facilitating the Course and Feedback on Presentations


  • Certification allows you to present this workshop only at your organization of employment, or to the public should you reside outside of Saskatoon
  • Having an internal facilitator for Trauma Informed Care is the most cost-effective means of training staff on an ongoing basis


  • There is a one-time registration fee of $2,000 + gst
  • You may be eligible to receive this training for FREE through the Re-Skill Saskatchewan Training Subsidy
  • Participant manuals are priced at $30 each


  • You must purchase a participant manual for each person who attends a training
  • You must facilitate at least two (2) trainings per year to maintain certification
  • You must not alter the workshop in any way, or add your own content, unless you receive prior written consent from Oaks Mental Health


  • Varied experiences working with people with trauma histories
  • Some experience facilitating groups or teaching
  • Confidence in public speaking
  • A commitment to and understanding of trauma-informed, anti-oppressive, strengths-based, and harm reduction approaches


This training is by application only. To be considered, sign up below and we will send you an application package that will be used to assess your suitability. You will need the following documents:

  • A current resume
  • A letter of recommendation endorsing your facilitation or teaching skills

Please note: applications are due no later than Tuesday, January 31st.

Cara Taylor, BSW, MSW, RSW.

Cara Taylor (she/her) is the founder of Oaks Mental Health, a therapist, and a mental health educator. Through Oaks Mental Health, she has facilitated hundreds of public speaking events, workshops, and trainings focused on mental health.

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