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CCDDA DAY 1 - MORNING BANNER

8 am - 9 am Registration & Networking

9 am - 9:15 am Opening Remarks - John Sauder, CBC Manitoba

9:15 am - 10:15 am MORNING KEYNOTE: Ian Campeau & Jesse Wente - Indigenous Intersections: Forging Empathy And Allyship

10:15 am – 10:30 am Morning Break

10:30 am - 11:45 am

11:45 am - 1pm Lunch Break

CCDDA DAY 1 AFTERNOON

1pm - 2 pm

2 pm - 2:20 pm Mid-Afternoon Break

2:20 pm - 3:20 pm

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm AFTERNOON KEYNOTE: Michael McCreary - Does This Make My Asperger’s Look Big?

CCDDA DAY 2 MORNING

8 am - 9 am Registration & Networking

9 am - 9:15 am Opening Remarks: Kevin Johnson, People First of Manitoba

9:15 am - 10:15 am MORNING KEYNOTE: Al Condeluci - Imagine the Power and Potency of Social Capital

10:15 am – 10:30 am Morning Break

10:30 am - 11:45 am

  • Panel: Employment - The Road to Quality Employment is Paved with Good Relationships
  • Chris Beesley - Building and Maintaining Collaborative Relationships with Families
  • Alysha Farrell - Storytelling as Advocacy: Acting Out to Build More Inclusive Organizations and Communities
  • Helen Trudeau - Jordan’s Principle Child First Initiative: Strengthening the Community Circle of Care for First Nations Children
  • Dennis Reid - Promoting Happiness Among Adults with Severe Disabilities
  • Andrew Gurza - What Service Providers Need to Know About Sexuality and Disability
  • Al Condeluci - Imagine a Community Where Each Belongs
  • Margherita Cameranes, Charmayne Dubé & Shahin Shooshtari - Community Transitions and Quality of Life of Persons with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
CCDDA DAY 2 - AFTERNOON

1pm - 2 pm

  • Red Cross Manitoba - Respect in the Workplace
  • Mark Malady - Community Inclusion in Living Supports: Another option in the Continuum of Supports
  • Cathy Deagle Gammon - Dartmouth Adult Service Centre: How Mission Meets Business
  • Dennis Reid - Organizational Behavior Management in Practice: Improving Staff Performance in Human Service Settings
  • Nirbhay Singh - Helping Parents To Use Mindfulness-Based Interventions For Their Family Members With Autism
  • Al Condeluci - Imagine a Community Where Each Belongs (Repeat)
  • Angela Taylor - Supporting Exceptional Families

2 pm - 2:20 pm Mid-Afternoon Break

2:20 pm - 3:20 pm

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm AFTERNOON KEYNOTE: Keith Macpherson - Making Sense of Mindfulness