OASW 2012 Social Work Conference November 9-10, 2012
"Innovation in Social Work Practice, Research and Education"
 


Keynote Speaker:


Dr. Elizabeth (Betsy) J. Clark, Executive Director of the National Association of Social Workers (USA), has a unique perspective and insights regarding the profession as well as current and future trends and challenges for social workers.  Dr. Clark's presentation, "Social Workers Are the Holders of Hope", focused on social work's role as a profession of hope.

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Recording of Dr. Clark's Keynote Address (Available to Members Only)

Keynote Speaker:


Dr. Marilyn Herie's keynote address at OASW's 2012 Provincial Conference

Dr. Marilyn Herie is recognized for her expertise in the use of technology in social work education and practice. Her dynamic, interactive presentation, "The Digital Communication Power Tools Transforming Social Work Today", examined key and cutting-edge communication tools, including social media, cloud-based learning and collaboration platforms, and e-therapy.

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PowerPoint Presentation and Recording of Dr. Marilyn Herie's Keynote Address (Available to Members Only)

The following presenters have made available their presentations and supplementary information regarding the Conference for your convenience:

Presenter:
Dr. Jim Cullen
Session A2: Psychotherapy: Three Current Interventions (Research Findings Regarding Effectiveness with Different Client Populations). 

Available to members only:
PowerPoint Presentation;
Mindfulness Training as Clinical Intervention: Conceptual & Empirical Review (Article);
Women & Therapy: A Relational Approach to Psychotherapy (Article);
A Randomized Trial of Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Versus General Psychiatric Management for Borderline Personality Disorder (Article); and
Dr. Jim Cullen's video presentation Parts 1-6

Presenters: Axelle Janczur & Angela Recollet
Session B1: "Innovation in Holistic Care with Diverse Populations with Emphasis on the Social Determinants of Health" 
Available to members only:
PowerPoint Presentation

Presenters:
 Rob MacFadden & Chris Chmielewski
Session B2: "Neuroscience and Social Work Practice" 
Available to members only:
PowerPoint Presentation

Presenter: Laura Williams
Session B3: "Authentic Partnerships: Using Family-Centred Principles to Transform the Care Experience" 
Available to members only:
PowerPoint Presentation

Presenter: Laurel Rothman

Session C3: "Discussion/Networking Session re: Social Policy/Advocacy" 
Available to members only:
PowerPoint Presentation

Presenters: Sharon Evan & Steve Lurie

Session: C4: Job Search Panel for Students and New Graduates
Available to members only:
Video Clip of Sharon Evans  
Video Clip of Steve Lurie


Presenter:
 Katharine Dill

Session D3: "Building on Fundamental Aspects of Supervision: Exploring New and Evolving Concepts in Supervisory Process" 
Available to members only:
PowerPoint Presentation

Presenters:
 Bonnie Schroeder & Sue VanderBent

Session E2: "Successful Community Partnerships, Coalitions & Networks - A Case Example - The Ontario Caregiver Coalition - Innovative Models to Influence Policies That Affect our Clients and Families" 
Available to members only:
PowerPoint Presentation

Presenter: 
Joanna Bedggood

Session E3: "Walk-in Counselling" 
Available to members only:
PowerPoint Presentation

Presenter:
 Cherie Miller
Session E3: "Holistic & Accessible Care: Homeless"
Available to members only:
PowerPoint Presentation

Presenter:
 Dr. Marco Posadas
Session E3:
"Bathhouses" 
Available to members only:
PowerPoint Presentation

Presenters: Julie Gowthorpe & Rashaad Vahed
Session E4: "Marriage & Divorce - Innovative Strategies to Move Clients into Relationships That Actually Work" 
Available to members only:
PowerPoint Presentation



2012 Conference Program
(Adobe PDF File)
Program-At-A-Glance
(Adobe PDF File)
OASW gratefully acknowledges the support
of our 2012 Provincial Conference Sponsors:


Platinum Sponsor:
Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers

Bronze Sponsors:
Robertson Hall Insurance
Centre for Executive and Professional Education, University of Windsor
Philips Lifeline
Bellwood Health Services
Carranza LLP
Pace Law Firm
Institute for Life Course and Aging
York University Continuing Education
PROLINK
Health Bound
CAMH and Problem Gambling Ontario Institute of Ontario
Bayshore Healthcare


Special Exhibitor: Registered Disability Savings Plan, Grant and Bond
 
Green Energy Provider: 
Bullfrog Power

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