Domestic Violence Workshop 2024: Trauma and Resistance

Domestic Violence Workshop 2024: Trauma and Resistance

Date: April 10, 2024
Time: 9:00 am to 4:30 pm (PST)
Location: Virtual via Zoom

HSA is pleased to have Vikki Reynolds return to facilitate this one-day workshop on responding to domestic violence by addressing power, justice, solidarity, and safety. 

This workshop is an opportunity for those attending to:

  • Learn about the impact of domestic violence on workers and workplaces.
  • Explore ways to work with clients/patients who have been oppressed and harmed.
  • Foster solidarity and activism as central to collective care and community.
  • Share stories of active practice and acts of resistance that inspire hope.

This workshop is open to all HSA members.

Facilitator’s Biography:

Vikki Reynolds (PhD RCC) is an activist/therapist who works to bridge the worlds of social justice activism with community work and therapy. Vikki is a white settler on the territories of the Squamish, Tsleil-Waututh, and Musqueam nations. Vikki's people are Irish and English folks, and she is a heterosexual woman with cisgender privilege. Her experience includes supervision and therapy with People with Lived/Living Experience and other workers responding to the opioid catastrophe, refugees, and survivors of torture - including Indigenous people who have survived residential schools and other state violence, sexualized violence counsellors, mental health and substance misuse counsellors, housing and shelter workers, activists, and working alongside gender and sexually diverse communities. Vikki is an Adjunct Professor and has written and presented internationally.

Articles and speaks free at: 


Participants will receive wage replacement and pre-approved dependent care costs for virtual workshops in accordance with HSA Policy. No meal per diems will be provided.

To register for this workshop log into My Events Registration using the prompts provided. Workshops are listed under Steward Education events. Please select ‘create a login’ through the Event Registration and click on the ‘here’ to receive your member ID by email or call the HSA office at 604.517.0994 or 1.800.663.2017 if you do not know your HSA member ID number.