Participants must register in advance (on or before February 10th) for the free online course material at:
Follow the prompts under 'EASE online' and register with a school district email address. You will receive an access link for the free course material which you will use on Friday February 12th during the Tapestry Conference.
Richard Matthews is a District Counsellor in Cowichan Valley. He has worked for over thirty years in a variety of settings as a classroom teacher and school counsellor. He specializes in mental health and support for students with challenging behaviour.
Michele Kiefert is a teacher/counsellor in the Sooke School District and has worked in both elementary and middle schools during her career. She is passionate about advocating for children. In addition to counselling, she supports mindfulness initiatives for adults and children in the school system.