Information on Connect Leader Training

UPDATE: A Connect Group Leader Training will be held in Toronto, Ontario from Wednesday, January 31, 2018 – Friday,  February 2, 2018. Click here for more information and registration. Registration closes on Monday, January 22nd, 2018. Seats are limited and discounted rates are unavailable until December 31st, 2017.



For practitioners residing in British Columbia…

Training for practitioners affiliated with mental health and educational services that are government funded within BC may be accessed free of charge where available. For more information on Connect training in British Columbia, please contact Siobhan Avery at

For practitioners residing outside of British Columbia…

For more information on research partnerships and Connect training outside of British Columbia, Canada, please contact Dr. Marlene M. Moretti at


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Three kinds of training are available through the Connect program:


1) Leader training – for those who would like to run a Connect Parent Group in their community.

2) Supervisor Training – for experienced Connect Leaders who would like to support the development of new leaders.

3) Staff Training – for all care providers working with youth who would like to learn how to apply the principles of the Connect program in their work.