Sheila Brown

Peel/Halton Collaborative Practice

1395 Highgate Court Oakville ON
Toronto, Ontario L6H 2V4
Canada
Office Phone: 905-599-2190
Member since 2006
Membership Type: Emeritus (non-practicing)

Profession(s)

Mental Health Professional

Sheila has recently retired from her clinical practice providing specialized services to families going through a divorce and is now focused on sharing her knowledge and many years of experience in the mediation and collaborative practice field by providing training and consultation to collaborative professionals. Sheila has been a leader in the Toronto area in the development of interdisciplinary team practice and has provided training, both locally and internationally, to collaborative professionals who wish to enhance their skills using a team approach.

Area(s) of Practice: Training & Consultation
License(s): Registered Social Worker - Ontario College of Registered Social Workers and Social Service Workers ~Accredited Family Mediator - Ontario Association of Family Mediators

Professional Activities

Former Member of Board of Directors of Collaborative Practice Toronto and Ontario Collaborative Law Federation. Sheila is a member of the IACP training faculty.

Undergraduate Education

Bachelor of Social Work, Great Distinction, McGill University, 1976

Postgraduate Education

Master of Social Work, University of Toronto, 1979

Professional Education

Accredited Family Mediator, Ontario Association of Family Mediators

Training Offered

Introduction to Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice (Level 1)
Interdisciplinary Collaborative Skills (Level 2)
Debriefing Workshop
The Challenge of Neutrality

Training Conducted

The Reality of Teams: Maximizing the Opportunities and Managing the Challenges, IACP Forum 2010
IACP Webinar 2010 Advocacy in Collaborative Practice
Navigating Through the Emotional Minefields in Family Law Negotiations
Mediating Custody & Access Disputes

Collaborative Training Offered

IACP Forum 2010-The Reality of Teams: Maximizing the Opportunities and Managing the Challenges,
IACP Webinar 2010- presented and participated in the development of Webinar Advocacy in Collaborative Practice with Victoria Smith & Deborah Graham
February 2011 -- Introduction to Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice, PEI - Co-presented with Victoria Smith & Jane Tremblay
February 2011- Interdisciplinary Skills Training Level 2 York region -Co-presented with Victoria Smith & Jane Tremblay
January 2010 -- Level 2 Interdisciplinary Skills Training( London ON) - Co-presented with Victoria Smith & Jane Tremblay
November 2009 - Level 1 Introduction to Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice (London,ON) - Co-presented with Victoria Smith & Jane Tremblay
March 2008 - The Importance of Debriefing - Ontario Collaborative Law Federation -Co-presented with Elinor Gerner

Collaborative Training Reference

Victoria Smith -victoria@victoriasmith.ca
Jane Tremblay -- janetremblay51@rogers.com
Jacinta Gallant -- jacinta@resolutionpei.com
Judith Huddart-- jhuddart@dranoffhuddart.com