2019 ADHD Conference – Toronto

The Conference is geared to parents, adults with ADHD and their families, educators, and medical professionals.

When: October 19th & 20th, 2019 9am to 4pm
Where: Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre, 6 Garamond Ct, North York, ON M3C 1Z5  [MAP]


CADDAC members receive a 10% discount. View membership information.

Pricing Early bird Price
(Ended July 31, 2019)
Regular Price
(Aug 1 to Oct 18th, 2019)
Onsite Price
(After Oct 19th and Onsite)
Single date
(Saturday or Sunday)
$119.00 +HST $129.00 +HST $139.00 +HST
Both days
(Saturday and Sunday)
$225.00 +HST $245.00 +HST $265.00 +HST

Registration fees include electronic handouts, lunch, and two coffee breaks.
HST is calculated at 13% based on tax rates in Ontario.
All fees are in Canadian dollars.

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Kenny Handelman – Dr. Handelman is a child, adolescent and adult psychiatrist who is an expert in ADHD. He is board certified in Canada and the US and is the founder and medical director of The Centre for Integrative Mental Health -a clinic which assesses and treats ADHD across the lifespan.He is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences at McMaster University.

Dr. Judy Wiener – Dr. Judy Wiener is a Professor Emerita of School and Clinical Child Psychology at OISE/University of Toronto. She worked as a school psychologist in Quebec and Ontario and has consulted in children’s mental health centers. Her primary clinical expertise is assessment and psycho-social interventions with children and adolescents with ADHD and learning disabilities, and immigrants and refugees.

Dr. Sheila Bennett – Dr. Bennett is the former Department Chair and Associate Dean of Professional and Undergraduate Programs, Faculty of Education at Brock University.She is recognized for her work in inclusive education and has presented nationally and internationally.

Topics include

  • ADHD and Executive Functioning for Adults and children
  • Self-Regulation/Meltdowns – Home and Behavioural Strategies
  • Evidence Based School Interventions
  • ADHD/Family and Peer relationships
  • ADHD and gaming and screen use
  • ADHD Procrastination/Motivation
  • ADHD Anxiety and depression
  • ADHD in the Workplace
  • ADHD and Cannabis
  • Autism and ADHD
  • And many more…

More Info


Conference Flyer


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Transit and Hotel Accommodations

Conference Location: Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre

Directions by TTC

*From Eglinton Station: Take bus 34C. Get off at Wynford Drive @ Garamond Court
*From Broadview Station: Take bus 100A. Get off at Wynford Drive @ Garamond Court

Hotel Accommodations 

The Toronto Don Valley Hotel and Suites is a short 15 minute walk from the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre.

175 Wynford Drive, Toronto, Ontario, M3C 1J3 Canada

*There are no conference rates for hotel stay.

Live Shows

On Saturday night of this conference, two live shows will run for your entertainment.



Accepting Exhibitor Applications 

Want to connect with connect with the ADHD community? Our annual conference attracts parents of kids with ADHD, adults with ADHD and their families as well as educator and professionals from across Canada, eager to learn and network. Fill out the exhibitor application form and email it to juanita.beaudry@caddac.ca. Limited availability.


Refund Policy: Should you need to cancel your registration, you must do so by e-mail to Juanita.beaudry@caddac.ca . There will be a $25 handling  fee + the cost of lunch (per day) deducted from the refund.  After October 16, 2019, no refunds will be granted.