Who We Work With

We have delivered several workshops designed specifically for:

  • Hamilton Paramedic Services (Hamilton)

  • Hamilton Fire Services (Hamilton)

  • County of Simcoe Paramedic Services (Simcoe)

  • City of Greater Sudbury Fire & Paramedic Services (Sudbury)

  • Manitoulin-Sudbury District Services Board Paramedic Services

  • Ontario Fire Chiefs Administrative Assistants Association (Gravenhurst)

  • Human resources subcommittee of the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police

  • Burlington Fire Department (Burlington)

  • Guelph Fire Department (Guelph);

  • Halton Paramedic Services (Halton Region)

  • Niagara EMS (Niagara)

  • Ontario Provincial Police (province-wide)

  • Criminal Injuries Compensation Board (Toronto)

  • Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technology (Saskatoon)

  • Alberta Corrections Educators’ Association (Banff)

  • MADD - Mother’s Against Drunk Driving (Toronto)

Numerous victim services units across Ontario;

  • Bereaved Families of Ontario

  • Peel District School Board (Mississauga)

  • The Canadian Centre for Bereavement Education & Grief Counseling (Toronto)

  • Bethlehem Housing & Support Services (St. Catharines)

  • Addictions Institute/Studies Forum Inc. (Virgil)

Our workshops are customized to address specific audiences or needs with ongoing input from
the client. Workshops that we have developed include:

  • Taking care while giving care: Identifying and coping with work-related stress​

  • Stressful event support for supervisors/management

  • Dealing with volatile clients or those with mental health issues

  • Death notification with professionalism and compassion

  • Crisis intervention and ethics in helping

  • Defusing and debriefing 101

  • Promoting first-responder resilience and post-traumatic growth

  • Suicide risk assessment/awareness

  • Dealing with complicated grief and trauma bereavement

  • Cumulative stress, burnout or PTSD: What is it really?

  • The PTSD (or suicide) epidemic: Fact or Fiction?

  • Living in the shadow of evil: How to survive encounters with the everyday sociopath

Hamilton Fire department Dr. Laidlaw & Associates
Hamilton Paramedic Dr. Laidlaw & Associates

To schedule an appt or receive an intake please contact the number below.

460 Brant Street 

1st Floor, Unit 13 

Burlington, ON.  

L7R 4B6