CYCAA Extends our Deepest Sympathies

The Child and Youth Care Association of Alberta extends our deepest sympathies to the family, friends, and colleagues of Deborah Onwu, a youth counsellor at Wood’s Homes in Calgary, Alberta. Deborah sadly succumbed to her injuries at the hands of a young person in her care in the early hours…

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CCCYCA Extends Our Deepest Sympathies

The Council of Canadian Child and Youth Care Associations extends our deepest sympathies to the family, friends and colleagues of Deborah Onwu, a youth worker at Wood’s Homes in Calgary, Alberta. Deborah sadly succumbed to her injuries at the hands of a young person in her care in the early…

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Certificate in Relational Therapeutic Play Opportunity!

This is an amazing opportunity for CYC’s being offered by the Canadian Association for Play Therapy. It is a certificate in Relational Therapeutic Play. Please take a look at the course and think about how it might fit into your practice. https://cacpt.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Details-on-RTP-Certificate-Final-Aug-18-2019.pdf Here is a link to how this fits…

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You are invited….

You Are Invited…  To Share your Child & Youth-Care Counsellor Experience in a study about Trauma-Informed Care in Group Home Care Study’s Purpose: To understand how child and youth-care workers in Alberta are experiencing trauma-informed care in group homes.   To be part of the study you must: Be currently employed as…

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Things are changing for the better!

Exciting things are happening at CYCAA, and we want to share some important news with you. As of August 1, the CYCAA office relocated to Calgary. All of our contact information has changed. Please update your records. Child and Youth Care Association of Alberta 2266 Woodpark Ave SW Calgary, Alberta…

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