The 3rd Health & Wellbeing in Children, Youth and Adults with Developmental Disabilities (Health & Wellbeing)

Venue: Vancouver

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Event Date/Time: Nov 15, 2012 End Date/Time: Nov 17, 2012
Early Registration Date: Oct 11, 2012
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The 3rd Health & Wellbeing in Children, Youth and Adults with Developmental Disabilities
November 15-17, 2012
The Coast Plaza Hotel and Suites, Vancouver, BC

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Conference Brochure
http://www.interprofessional.ubc.ca/HealthAndWellbeing/documents/Brochure.pdf

Registration
http://www.interprofessional.ubc.ca/HealthAndWellbeing/registration.asp

Conference Description
This conference will provide educational and informative updates on psychiatric, behavioural and complex health components specific to individuals with DD, and showcase best practices in the field. Specifically, the conference will focus on approaches to complex challenging behaviours, contributing medical issues and new developments in medication and behavioural treatment. In addition, the conference will address important health and mental health issues and will review common genetic syndromes such as Down Syndrome. This conference will engage health care providers and educators from a wide range of professional disciplines in knowledge transfer and interprofessional collaboration in order to maximize health and wellbeing so as to minimize disability and improve quality of life.

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