Upcoming Conferences & Workshops


December 5, 2012 – 1pm EST
Webinar: Make peer pressure work for you: How to create a school climate that prevents cyberbullying, sexting and other disruptive e-incidents
Click here for more information.

December 11, 2012 – 1pm EST
Webinar on FASD and the Justice System
Pre-registration is required. Register at for a@justice.gc.ca

February 1, 2013
Ambiguous Crossroads: Persons with Mental Health Problems and the Criminal Justice System
Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie  University, Halifax
Click here for more information and to register.

February 27 – March 1, 2013
2013 National Conference on Bullying 
Orlando, Florida
For information on registration, presenting or exhibiting, click here.

July 24 – 28, 2013
Brain Development and Learning
Vancouver, BC
An interdisciplinary conference devoted to improving children’s lives by highlighting innovative programs and by making the newest research and insights from neuroscience, child development, psychology, & medicine understandable & applicable to those who work directly with children. Click here for information

September 18-20, 2013
Consensus Development Conference on Legal Issues of FASD
Edmonton, AB
Click here for more information.

September 23-25, 2013
First International Conference on Prevention of FASD
Edmonton, AB
Click here for more information.

Upcoming Family Events
For a listing of family support groups and other education and support events for people who care about someone with a mental illness. Please visit the family calendar.



BC's Child Care Resource and Referral Services has ongoing learning opportunities for parents and caregivers of preschool aged children. To learn about workshops in your community,click here.


For information on other upcoming conferences, workshops, and events, please visit our Partner Centres:

BC Centre for Social Responsibility

BC Centre for Non-Profit Development

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