Upcoming Conferences & Workshops

January 8, 2015
Transforming Trauma Workshop  
Vancouver, BC

Laura van Dernoot Lipsky will offer a compelling mix of personal insight, cutting edge research, and humor to help us understand the cumulative toll of being exposed to suffering over time and gain skills to reconcile it.

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February 20, 2015
Nuturing Resilience across Cultures and Contexts 
Halifax, NS

When treating children, youth and families who have experienced poverty, violence, marginalization, or psychological trauma, the focus is often too narrowly placed on individual complex needs and problems. This workshop will present a strengths-focused model of intervention that draws on the potential capacity of people’s social ecologies as sources of resilience in contexts of significant adversity.

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February 24 – 27, 2015
2015 National Conference on Bullying 

Orlando, FL

The National Conference on Bullying will be held at the beautiful Rosen Centre Hotel, International Drive in Orlando, Florida. This national conference will focus on evidence-based strategies and solutions as well as national best practices for preventing bullying and building safe, caring schools, and communities.

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February 24 – 25, 2015
In the Eye of the Storm: Lessons from the Front Line
Vancouver, BC

This workshop will present a discussion with employees who work on the front lines, whether in a school, a hospital, a workplace or in the community, to talk about the ways in which their organizations and the general public succeed and fail to support workers.

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March 15 – 19, 2015
Call for Papers: 23rd Annual International Conference on Childhood Education
Oxford, UK

The 23rd Annual International Conference on Childhood Education invites and encourages paper submissions and presentations. Topics of interest will include, but are not limited to: early childhood education, children’s literature, special education, elementary instruction, and school administration and leadership.

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March 26 – 28, 2015
The 17th National Metropolis Conference
Vancouver, BC 

The 2015 National Metropolis Conference, held at the Sheraton Wall Centre, will focus on future immigration trends and policies and the challenges and opportunities that they create for Canadian society.

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