OneInSix Canada

Canada's knowledge centre on male sexual trauma and recovery

Training & Consultation for Service Providers

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Training Services:

Since his involvement in co-founding The Men’s Project and 1in6 Canada, Rick Goodwin, MSW, RSW has played a significant role in Canada and elsewhere providing training programs for counsellors, health care professionals and other service providers on issues of male sexual trauma, clinical engagement strategies, ending men’s violence, as well as other issues regarding men and their families. He has also won a variety of awards for service excellence over his career, and was named a CAMH National Recipient in 2017.

For over 20 years, Rick and his colleagues have provided clinical training to community services, First Nations, and the public sector across Canada, including:

  • The Alberta Association of Sexual Assault Centres, Alberta
  • The Cornwall Public Inquiry, Ontario
  • Canada Border Services Agency, Quebec
  • Safeguards Training for Children and Adult Services, Ontario
  • Office for Victims of Crime, Ontario
  • The Ontario Parole Board, Ontario
  • The Ottawa Hospital, Ontario
  • PEI Rape & Sexual Assault Centre, Prince Edward Island
  • Ministry of the Attorney General, Ontario
  • Canadian Mental Health Association, Ontario
  • Abbotsford Community Services, British Columbia
  • Rideauwood Addiction Centre, Ontario
  • The Homelessness Initiative, Ontario
  • M’Wikwedong Native Cultural Resource Centre, Ontario
  • Amelia Rising Sexual Assault Centre, Ontario
  • Ministry of Community & Correctional Services, Ontario
  • Department of National Defence, Ontario
  • Kitigan Zibi First Nation, Ontario
  • Akwesasne First Nation, Quebec
  • SOS Workshops, Ontario
  • St. Michael’s Homes, Ontario
  • Waypoints (Formerly Fort McMurray Family Crisis Society), Alberta
  • Thunder Bay Sexual Assault/Abuse Counselling Centre, Ontario
  • Women’s Centre of La Ronge, Saskatchewan
  • Northern Village of Kangiqsujuaq, Nunavik
  • Family Crisis Team Training, Canadian Forces/Military Family Resource Centre, Ontario
  • Queen’s University, Kingston Ontario
  • Ontario Works, Renfrew County, Ontario

Through Men & Healing, your community can also access these training services.  Enquires are welcome!

Through our partner organization 1in6 Inc., we have provided clinical training in the U.S., including American military bases abroad:

  • Peace Over Violence, California
  • Rape and Abuse Crisis Center, North Dakota
  • Nevada Community Foundation, Nevada
  • Fort Campbell, US Army, Kentucky-Tennessee border
  • Fort Gordon, US Army, Georgia
  • Fort Bliss US Army, Texas
  • Yokota Air Force Base, Japan
  • Andersen Air Force Base, Guam
  • Osan Air Force Base, Korea
  • Elmendorf-Richardson Air Force Base, Alaska
  • Kadena Air Force Base, Okinawa
  • Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii
  • US Coast Guard, California
  • Child Trafficking Unit, Los Angeles Country, probation Dept., California
  • G.R.E.E.N. Foundation Community Training, California
  • Misawa Air force Base, Japan
  • Jewish Community Foundation, California
  • Marine Corp Legal Symposium, California
  • The College of New Jersey, Ewing, New Jersey
  • Boy Scouts of America, Dallas, Texas
  • National Guard, Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota

American inquiries for our training services should be made directly to

Our other international training initiatives include:

  • Survivors West Yorkshire, Bradford, U.K.
  • South-South Institute for Sexual Violence Against Men and Boys, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • IWID/Womankind Worldwide, Chennai, India
  • South-South Institute on Sexual Violence Against Men and Boys, Christchurch, New Zealand

Conference Presentations, Clinical Supervision, Coaching & Consultations:

Apart from training, we also provide conference presentations, clinical supervision services, program development coaching, and broader consultation on issues related to men and their families.

Some of our more recent conference presentations have included:

Beyond Toxic Masculinity. Keynote address. CUPW National Convention, Toronto, Ontario, 2019.

Truth Telling: Towards a Male-Centered Approach to Sexual Trauma Therapy. National Organization of Victim Assistance (NOVA).  Jacksonville, Florida, 2018.

What it Will Take. Keynote address. South-South Institute for Sexual Violence Against Men and Boys, Christchurch, New Zealand, 2017.

Men and the Criminal Justice System: The Confluence of Childhood Trauma and Masculinity. Workshop with Dr. David Lisak.  Ending Violence Against Women International, Seattle, 2014.

Strength & Courage: Addressing Men’s Experiences of Childhood Sexual Abuse. Keynote address shared with Steve LePore. International Study of Trauma & Dissociation, Long Beach, California, 2014.

A Room of His Own: Building Male-Centred Spaces & Services for Survivors. Workshop, International Conference on Male Sexual Victimization, Newark New Jersey, 2014.

In the Wake of Penn State. Shared plenary address, Ending Violence against Women International, Baltimore, 2013.

Please contact Rick to find out how we can bring our expertise to you.