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IPWSO – Call for Presentations (Professional Provider and Caregiver’s)

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS

PROFESSIONAL PROVIDER AND CAREGIVER’S CONFERENCE AS PART OF THE INTERNATIONAL PRADER –WILLI SYNDROME CONFERENCE

TORONTO, ONTARIO (CANADA)

JULY 21-22, 2016

The Conference co-chairs enthusiastically invite you to share your expertise in the field of Prader-Willi syndrome at the 2016 International Prader-Willi Syndrome Organization Conference event. If you are involved in the professional work of caring for children, youth, adults, and aging adults who happen to have PWS, please share your experiences, successes and challenges, trainings and vision with other experts from all over the world.

Desired topics include, but are not limited to,

  • The Basics of PWS
  • Services to Children and Youth
  • Services to those growing older/aged population
  • Self-determination and PWS
  • School issues and PWS
  • Use of Sensory Integration and PWS
  • Working effectively with families
  • PWS and Working environments
  • PWS and Living environments
  • Behavior management strategies
  • Open discussion groups
  • And many, many others!

To express your interest, please send an abstract, not to exceed 2,500 characters, outlining your topic and presentation. Your presentation, including Q and A, is not to exceed thirty (30) minutes in length. Include your biography and contact information. Send abstracts to Patrice Carroll at pcarroll@lathamcenters.org by January 11, 2016.  You will be notified of your acceptance by March 1, 2016.