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ANNOUNCING
15th Annual DIVERSE VOICES
FAMILY VIOLENCE CONFERENCE

Fantasyland Hotel, West Edmonton Mall, Edmonton, Alberta

Monday, Nov. 9 – Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015.
Registration OPENS, August 24, 2015.
Early Bird Registration–until Oct. 19, 2015.

The 2015 Diverse Voices Family Violence planning committee is pleased to present a conference that considers the impact of Family Violence across generations and cultures.

Speakers will Address Topics Under the Following Themes:

  • Community Response
  • Self-Care
  • Aboriginal
  • Ethno cultural
  • Workplace
  • Technology

Keynote Speakers and Session Titles

  • Jeffrey Bucholtz – It’s No Joke: The Cultural Acceptability of Stalking
  • Lundy Bancroft – Providing Effective Assistance to Children Affected by Domestic Violence
  • Michael Kaufmann – The Transformation of Fatherhood: The Key to Ending Family Violence
  • Brian Keating – Keystone Relationships- Motivational

Sample of Workshop Sessions for this Year’s Conference

  • Violence Connected: The Overlap of Domestic Violence and Gang Violence
  • The Wonders and Woes of Technology: How does it affect families and domestic violence victims?
  • Compounding the Complexities of Family Violence with Immigration
  • Violence against women in Rural Communities

Early Bird Fee, until Oct.19, 2015 $225.00 + $11.25 GST $236.25
Registration Fee, from Oct. 20, 2015 $245.00 + $12.25 GST $257.25

Hotel reservations please call: Telephone: (780) 444-3000 Toll Free: 1-800-RESERVE (737-3783)

Download:  DV15_1st-Communication-.pdf

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Cathy Harvey, Event Coordinator
(780) 485-5955
cathyharvey@canaevents.com