The 3rd Health & Wellbeing in Children, Youth and Adults with Developmental Disabilities
|Location||The Coast Plaza Hotel and Suites, Vancouver, BC
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.
This program has been accredited by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the BC chapter for Mainpro-M1 credits.
This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, approved by the Canadian Psychiatric Association.
For further information and future updates, please visit the website at http://www.interprofessional.ubc.ca.