2017 Ottawa Conference

7th Annual Conference, May 18-19, 2017
Shaw Centre  |  Ottawa, Ontario
Conference Theme:  CBT for All: Recognizing and Embracing Diversity 



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   *Early Bird Rates extended to May 1st!  





We are very excited to announce that the title of the conference for 2017 is “CBT for All:  Recognizing and Embracing Diversity”. The conference is taking place May 18-19, 2017 in our nation’s capital in the beautiful Shaw Centre (Ottawa, ON) overlooking the historic Rideau Canal. We have an exciting line-up of workshops spanning a range of topics, including integrating culture into assessment and treatment co-presented by Andrew Ryder and Jessica Dere, motivational interviewing presented by Henny Westra, and therapist guided Internet delivered CBT presented by Heather Hadjistavropoulos.  In the spirit of diversity we will also be featuring a special day of French workshops, including one on PTSD by Stephane Guay. Our keynote address this year will be given by CACBT fellow Trevor Hart on diversity in CBT. Stay tuned for more exciting updates!

We hope to see you in Ottawa on May 18 & 19!

Updated on: Feb. 10/17
                                                                                                                   

ANNOUNCING THE PRE-CONFERENCE COMMUNITY EVENT (Free event - RSVP required)

"I'm Here. Now How Can I Get Help? Access to Evidence-Based Mental Health Care for Syrian Refugees."
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 | 7 - 8 p.m. (ET)
University of Ottawa | 1FSS 1004 

RSVP IS REQUIRED (Contact: Andrea Ashbaugh | 613-562-5800 Ext.4813

Join us for a public discussion.  Further information is included in the flyer:  

• 2017 Conference - Public Talk (English)

• 2017 Conference - Public Talk (French)

                                                                                                                   

STUDENT EVENT

The CACBT 8th Annual Conference Student Event is taking place on Thursday, May 18, 2017, 1:30-2:30 pm. Don't forget to register for the Conference to attend this event. 
For more information: 2017 Student Event - Poster 

                                                                                                                   

STUDENT TRAVEL AWARDS 
CLOSED

Attention students and supervisors!  We're pleased to announce that CACBT will be awarding two $500 Student Travel Awards for student members attending the 2017 conference in Ottawa, Ontario.  Full-time students from health-related disciplines who submit a poster or symposium talk for presentation at the conference will be eligible to apply.  The deadline for applications is March, 6, 2017 at 5:00 pm PST.    

For more information in English:  
    •  Student Travel Award Description
    •  Student Travel Award Application 

Pour plus d’informations en français::  

Updated on: Dec. 19/16

                                                                                                                   


CALL FOR CONFERENCE SUBMISSIONS - CLOSED

CACBT-ACTCC is now accepting submissions for posters and symposia (focusing either on research or clinical work) for our upcoming meeting in Ottawa, Ontario, May 18-19, 2017.  Submissions are now due by 5:00 pm, Pacific Time, on Monday, February 20, 2017.

•••> POSTER INFORMATION and POSTER SIZES  (English and French)

CALL FOR CONFERENCE SUBMISSIONS (English)

Do you have additional questions? Please see our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):

• FAQ's in English click here  
• FAQ's Pour plus d’informations en français cliquez ici 
         
Updated on: Feb. 10/17
                                                                                                                                                                                   
DISCOVER OTTAWA AND SPECIAL OFFERS
In order to make your time in Ottawa uniquely memorable, we have arranged the following discounts and special offers - Discover Ottawa

        Hotel and Travel Discounts: CACBT members attending the Conference can receive discounts on transportation (Air Canada and Via Rail) and on selected hotels. This information will be provided upon registration.


CONFERENCE SPONSORSHIP PACKAGE
For sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities, we invite you to read our 2017 Conference Sponsorship Package 

If you are interested in sponsoring CACBT in any way, we would love to hear from you!


 





CONFERENCE SPONSORSHIP PACKAGE




 





 

                                                                                                                                                                                   
DISCOVER OTTAWA AND SPECIAL OFFERS