“Chat Counselling with Adolescents through Kids Help Phone/Jeunesse J'écoute: Important Tips and Tricks for Text-based Therapeutic Intervention”
Monday, November 12, 2018, from 1:30-2:30 p.m., Room 305 York Lanes
Seating is limited; please RSVP your attendance to email@example.com by November 5, 2018
Dr. Dilys Haner is a recent graduate of the York University clinical-developmental psychology program. She is in supervised practice at London Family Court Clinic where she consults to several group homes and provides therapy and treatment to children, adolescents, adults, and families involved in the court system. Previously, she worked for 12.5 years at Kids Help Phone/Jeunesse J'écoute, initially as a counsellor, and then as the senior manager of clinical research and development. During this time, Dilys wrote the first evidence-based training manual for "Live Chat" counselling with adolescents. She was briefly known as "Dear Dil" from the LongStory Game and "Counsellor Dilys" on TV Ontario. She has conducted program evaluation for KHP/JJ, Good2Talk, BroTalk, Scouts Canada, and Tapestry New Artist Works. Dilys' passion is for conducting research in real-word organizations and the intersection between technology and help-seeking in youth.