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Leadership in the Human Services

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“I was a person with natural leadership ability who was promoted but wasn't given a lot of the training and skills that I needed to succeed. My UCalgary Leadership MSW gave me the skills and knowledge I needed to become a higher-level leader within the Distress Centre"


Jerilyn Dressler, MSW ’15 (Leadership), CEO Calgary Distress Centre


Jerilyn Dressler CEO of Calgary Distress Centre

Practical and Theoretical Learning

“I learned how to read a financial statement. I learned how to read a balance sheet. We learned the difference between leadership and management leadership ... those were critical skills for me.”

Jerilyn Dressler, MSW ’15 (Leadership)

Chief Operating Officer at Trellis Society

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Offered in Fall 2023 as a Graduate Certificate

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