Sexual Assault Crisis Intervention Training

Event Location
St. John's, NL

Are you a Newfoundland and Labrador service provider?
Do you work with those affected by sexual assault?
Have you felt under-prepared when someone has disclosed a sexual assault?
Do you want to meet other service providers working in this field?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, SACIT is for you!

This is a five-day event, being held from November 20, 2017 to November 24, 2017.

SACIT is delivered by experienced facilitators in a relaxed setting. Skills are built using a variety of learning styles, including group discussion, reflective exercises and role plays.

Topics Include:

 Media and stereotypes
 Myths and realities
 Definitions
 Sexual assault in relationships
 Sexual assault trauma
 Sexual and criminal harassment
 Medical information
 Legal information
 Counselling skills
 Common feelings and effects
 Childhood sexual abuse/assault
 Counselling a survivor
 Crisis intervention models
 Vicarious trauma and burnout

Cost: $300 per person. All materials and nutrition breaks are provided.

For any questions, or to register, please contact Sarah McHugh-Wade at or 709-722-2805.