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October 13 to 15, 2017
19th Annual Canadian Energy Psychology ConferenceClick Here For More Information
A one-of-a-kind opportunity to connect with the leading minds in the field of Energy Psychology. This conference offers plenty of opportunity to network, develop professional skills, share and gain knowledge, and enjoy the company of like-minded individuals from around the world . Also included: morning qui gong, a nutritious breakfast, musical performances, and a Friday night movie.
October 20 to 21, 2017
Picturing Success: Visual Support StrategiesClick Here For More Information
for Individuals with ASD
Presented by Brenda Fossett, PhD, BCBA-D and held at the SFU Harbour Centre in Vancouver, BC. This two-day session will focus on the use of visual support strategies to meet the needs of children, youth, and adults with autism and other developmental disabilities. Topics covered will include: determining the right type of visuals for a specific individual, selecting specific visual support strategies to address specific needs or skills, and strategies for effectively implementing visual support strategies in a variety of contexts.
October 28, 2017
Dreams & Dream Interpretation Click Here For More Information
in Counselling & Psychotherapy
This one-day professional development workshop offers a combination of experiential and practical discussion for implementing dream work into counselling and psychotherapy practice. Topics include: The science and psychology of dreams; Nightmares, â€˜bad dreamsâ€™, and night terrors; Dream interpretation; Adlerian approaches to dream work; and clinical uses of dreams. (Eligible for 6 Continuing Education Units through the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association) Facilitator is Dr. Chris Shelley, clinical director of The Adler Centre. Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at SFU Harbour Centre in Vancouver, BC..
|The Adlerian Psychology Association of British Columbia strives to enrich the community by offering parenting education as well as counselling services.|
November 7 to 8, 2017
Couples Therapy in the 21st Century: Click Here For More Information
On Target, Effective and Revolutionary
A two day workshop lead by Sue Johnson, Ed.D. This workshop will present the Emotionally Focused Model of Couple Therapy (EFT), and how it embodies the new science of love and bonding. Topics also included: analyzing video recorded counselling sessions, the nature of love and attachment, among others...
November 15th to 17th, 2017
Resilience, Recovery, & Relationship: Click Here For More Information
Towards Flourishing Children & Youth
A Neufeld Institute Conference held in Calgary, Alberta. Participants may choose to enroll in one day, two days or three days, with the conference itself being continuous in nature, building on the model and theoretical foundations that Dr. Neufeld will present. Neufeld Institute Faculty will flesh out this model of resilience with special applications in mind. Dr. Martin Brokenleg and Dr. Gabor Mate will add their wealth of experience and perspectives on this subject. The conference also features three doctors who will be in Maria LeRoseâ€™s most capable hands as she facilitates some dialogue and discussion between them. This conference is perfect for anyone working with and/or raising children (parents, caregivers, educators, counsellors, clinicians, nurses, etc).
November 16 to 17, 2017
Two Social ThinkingÂ® Days for Young ChildrenClick Here For More Information
Presented by Kari Zweber Palmer, MA, CCC-SLP and Ryan Hendrix, MS, CCC-SLP from the Social Thinking Training and Speakers' Collaborative. Conference will be held at Simon Fraser's Downtown Vancouver campus. This two day conference will focus on younger children with age-appropriate language skills. Day 1- Teaching social thinking through stories and play. Day 2- What does play have to do with classroom learning? - Exploring social executive functioning and social emotional learning for early learners.
November 20 to 22, 2017
The British Columbia School-Focused Mental Health ConferenceClick Here For More Information
Topics include anxiety disorders, oppositional and defiant behaviors, emotional disorders, eating disorders, high functioning autism, yoga and mindfulness, LGBT 101, strengthening executive skills, the neuropsychology of reading and written language disorders and more.
April 18th to 21st, 2018
Adolescents and Adults with FASDClick Here For More Information
8th International Research Conference
This 2018 conference, held at the Hyatt Regency Vancouver, will provide an opportunity to be at the forefront of addressing FASD (specifically in adolescents and adults). It will include a diverse group of professionals, researchers, students, families and individuals with FASD.
October 24 to 26, 2018
Childhood and Adolescent ObesityClick Here For More Information
Recent Advances in Prevention and Treatment
Held at The Westin Calgary. This conference brings together an interdisciplinary group of professionals working in the field of childhood and adolescent obesity. The 7th conference will focus on a range of topics that impact the prevention and treatment of obesity beyond the clinic setting, considering the broader social and environmental factors that influence the health of children, adolescents, and families. This multi-theme meeting will explore the role that health care professionals can play in promoting healthy strategies within the greater community to enhance the well-being of children and adolescents living with obesity. Specifically, the conference will showcase examples of successful collaborations that span diverse settings, including the health care system, government, schools, and community at-large.