April 28, 2021 Speaker Series – Featuring Françoise Mathieu, M.Ed., RP.
Françoise has worked with the LAPD Homicide and Peer Support Divisions, the Los Angeles County Probation Anti Human Trafficking Taskforce, Edmonton Police Major Crimes Unit, RCMP K Division, West Fargo PD, Cleveland PD, the Ontario Provincial Police, the Chief Coroner’s Office of Ontario, OPP 911 communicators, Paramedic Services, Crown Prosecutors Services and with many other similar organizations.
Before becoming a specialist on stress and trauma, Françoise worked as a mental health provider doing both crisis management and employee support for military personnel returning from combat duties, Corrections Canada, law enforcement, 911 communicators and other community mental health professionals in need of psychological support.
Françoise is executive director of TEND, whose aim is to offer consulting and training to professionals on topics related to secondary trauma, burnout, self-care, wellness and organizational health. Françoise is a Registered Psychotherapist and a subject matter expert on topics related to secondary traumatic stress.
Françoise is a TedX speaker and is one of the founding members of the Secondary Traumatic Stress Consortium. She is also the author of “The Compassion Fatigue Workbook” which was published by Routledge in 2012 as well as several articles and publications.
Please join us on April 28, 2021, from 1000 - 1100 ET, for a conversation with Françoise as she shares information about select TEND Academy resources available through the Encompas Mental Health Wellness program. These resources will help you assesses where you’re at in your wellness journey, identify the challenges you’re experiencing, and provide you with tools to navigate the challenging work you do while achieving and maintaining mental wellness.