Media & Publications

News Releases

News Releases

The Newtown - Connecticut School Shooting

News Release

Supportive Responses in the Aftermath.

Amanda Todd

News Release

Responding to the Aftermath of a High Profile Tragedy.

Publications

Issue #4, Winter 2013

Newsletter

The National View, The Newtown CT Tragedy, Responding to Teenage Suicide

Issue #3, Fall 2012

Newsletter

The National View, Saskatoon Public Schools

Issue #2, Winter 2012

Newsletter

Government of B.C. Makes Good on "Throne Speech" Commitment, Implementing Cross-Sector and Cross-Discipline Collaboration.

Issue #1, Fall 2011

Newsletter

The CCTATR Administrative Team, First National VTRA Review Conference (Banff, Alberta), Inter-agency Collaboration.

In The News

New York Times

Article

Mass Killings Are Seen as a Kind of Contagion

Lethbridge Herald

News Article

VTRA protocol continues to reduce violence

La Presse.ca

News Article

Acte terroriste: d'autres êtres perturbés pourraient être influencés

New York Times

News Article

Limits to Law and Information Sharing, Despite Gunman’s Danger Signs.

CBC

Radio Interview

How a small community recovers.

Calgary Stabbings - The Globe and Mail

News Article

A crisis-response specialist talks about the Calgary stabbings.

Saskatoon teachers learn to spot trauma in students

News Article

A trauma expert is helping Saskatoon teachers learn how to recognize the signs of extreme stress in students, as a first step in preventing violence or suicide.

Student gun club

News Article

Gun enthusiasts are proponents of gun safety and consider it to be a fun hobby, just like any other, but the University of Calgary’s new Firearms Association is finding that a university is a difficult, controversial place to hold a gun club.

Star Phoenix

News Article

Front page article mentioning early intervention, cry for help, under-reaction, worrisome behaviours, and collaboration with community partners.