Holding Space and Creating Compassionate Contact over the Phone


In this three-hour, participatory workshop, registrants will:

  • Learn about the impacts of connection and relational engagement
  • Gain a broader understanding of the neurophysiology of empathy and trauma
  • Learn how reflective practice increases our ability to hold space
  • Learn how to form trusting connections over the phone
  • Have opportunity to practice holding space without face to face contact

If you are interested in having us present Holding Space and Creating Compassionate Contact over the Phone, please contact us at 250-753-2495, toll free at 1-877-753-2495, or via email at info@vicrisis.ca. Please include preferred dates and an estimate of how many attendees from your agency or business would participate. Thank you.

Please note that this customizable, three-hour workshop can be facilitated on our premises, at your location, or in a virtual environment.


Fee: $1000; Fee for nonprofit agencies: $750
Maximum Number of Participants: 24; Mininum: 8


When registering for a VICS Community Education workshop, you help to financially support our Crisis Chat and Crisis Text services.

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