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Call for Proposals--CAST Canada Annual National Conference: Challenging Paradigms | Innovative Solutions

Deadline November 30, 2017

Grounding Trauma Conferences started in 2004 in Brampton, and now is Canada’s leading national conference bringing the best in thinking and creative approaches to supporting trauma survivors. By utilizing a blend of narrative, lecture, plenary discussions, experiential and creative sessions we aim to create and foster an entire conference culture.

CAST Canada’s 2018 annual national conference will featuring keynote speaker and presenter Stéphane Grenier, Retired Lieutenant Colonel and Mental Health Innovator.

April 17 & 18 2018
Alliston, Ontario

Request for Proposals is now Open:

  • Do you ever think that present trauma paradigms need to be challenged?
  • Do you find present trauma language inadequate, approaches not satisfactory?
  • Do you have a new, edgy and perhaps controversial approach to share?
  • What ideas do you have to blow open current practice?

To find out the criteria for submission and to make an entry go to

Registration is open and early bird pricing is available:

Deadline for submission: November 30, 2017