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Financial 1st Aid for HR Professionals (webinar)

Date: July 19, 2018
Location: Online

Presenter: Stacy Yanchuk Oleksy, Credit Counselling Society

Join us for an engaging conversation on how to recognize signs and symptoms of financial distress amongst your employees, how to have the gentle "money chat", what help and resources are available beyond a referral to your EAP, and how to implement a few strategies to enhance financial wellness.

In this presentation, you will learn:
  • how to recognize signs and symptoms of financial distress;
  • how financial distress impacts employees, teams and the organization;
  • how to approach employees who may be struggling financially;
  • what resources and help is available to them and their employees that go beyond a referral to their EAP; and
  • how to implement a few strategies in the workplace to enhance financial wellness.
Who should attend:
  • This session is geared for HR professionals who focus on employee wellness, benefits, and EAP referrals.
Format: Online - Live Webinar
Time: Log-in: 9:15 - 9:30am (PST); Presentation: 9:30am - 11:00am (PST)

All login information will be sent to you via email the day prior to the session.

Both registration and payment are required for every person attending this webinar. Questions about registration or receipt can be directed to pd@cphrbc.ca.
Note: If you have not received your login access information the day prior to the webinar date, or for inquiries regarding online workshops, please email or call 604.684.7228.

About the presenter:
Stacy Yanchuk OleksyStacy Yanchuk Oleksy is the Director of Education and Community Awareness at the Credit Counselling Society. She has a Master’s degree in Family Ecology, is a professional Coach and a Certified Educator in Personal Finance. Stacy is a passionate and dynamic speaker and facilitator and has over 15 years of experience in program development, adult education and leadership. She has presented at the 2017 and 2018 Annual Conference on Financial Education in the U.S., the 2017 National Family Resource Program conference in Canada, and has served on expert panels at University of British Columbia and Carleton University. She has published articles in Canadian Living, Vanier Institute for the Family, My Money Coach, and Amik, and has been interviewed by CBC Radio, Global National, and the Toronto Star. Stacy has co-written two workbooks - Making Cent$ of Money and Money Management Basics – 7 Steps That Will Help You Build a Budget That Works, and has developed personal finance curriculum for various workshops and webinars. Stacy serves on the Credit Counselling Canada Education Committee and has served on the Debt Advisory Committee for Consumer Protection BC, and the Advisory Committee for the Vancouver Rent Bank. In her spare time, Stacy loves to create art through fused glass, clay, and silversmithing.

Registration Fees

Early Bird Rate
(by July 6th)

Regular Rate
(by July 13th)







Student & Retired Member



CPD hours
1.5 • Professional Practice
• Engagement
All pricing excludes applicable taxes. HST/GST # 119446714
A full refund, less a $25 processing fee, will be issued for cancellations submitted at least one week prior to an event or workshop. Attendee substitutions are permitted; however, member/non-member rate differences will apply. Please submit cancellation or substitution requests by fax (604-684-3225) or e-mail (pd@cphrbc.ca).
Please note that this policy does not apply to conferences, exams or no-charge registrations. CPHR exam fees are non-refundable if registration is canceled after the registration deadline. Please note our deferral policy.