Mark your calendars!
Saturday September 26th and Sunday September 27th, 2015
CADDAC is thrilled to have finalized the exciting line-up of speakers for CADDAC’s 7th Annual Conference. This year the conference is back in Toronto, hosted at the Japanese Cultural Center (Wynford Drive and the DVP.)
This years conference will occur over two days, with Saturdays content and presentations geared to educators and parents and Sundays geared to parents and adults with ADHD.
Day one of the conference will feature Margaret Foster, M.A. a learning specialist who founded The Learning Network. She is the co-author, along with Joyce Cooper-Kahn, of Boosting Executive Skills in the Classroom and will be presenting on teaching Executive Functioning skills to children with ADHD in the classroom and home setting with a breakout session specifically for educators and parents.
In addition Saturday will feature Susan Pinsky, author of Organizing Solutions for People with ADHD and The Fast and Furious Five Step Organizing Solution as well as Rhonda Martinussen, Assistant professor in the Institute of Child Study in the Department of Human Development and Applied Psychology at OISE.
Day two of our conference will feature Dr. Mark Bertin, author of The family ADHD Solution and Mindful Parenting for ADHD. Dr Bertin will be presenting on the science behind ADHD, parenting and family solutions as well as mindfulness. Also presenting on Sunday will be David Giwerc, a Master Certified ADHD Coach and the Founder and President of the ADD Coach Academy. Giwerc will be presenting on Strength-Based ADHD Coaching: Why and How it Successfully Works for Adults with ADHD.
Additional details will be forthcoming on our website over the next few months, and registration will be open later this spring.
The venue is accessible via TTC by three different subway routes and a bus trip and there is a hotel within walking distance.