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VOH Conference EARLY BIRD DEADLINE

EARLY BIRD DEADLINE- April 27, 2017.
Register online at www.vohconference.ca
Conference Dates-  May 15-16, 2017.

The 2017 Victims of Homicide Society is sponsoring the Western Canadian Conference “Touched by Murder”…. Moving Forward – Building Hope.
This conference will bring together victims’ families and individuals who will explore the journey and circumstances of those who have been “touched by murder.”
Representatives include members of Alberta Justice, Corrections Services Canada, Edmonton City Police, Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Victim Services Advocates, Health Services and Service Agencies, psychologists, professionals as well as victims who have survived the aftermath of murder.

 

THEMES

*Victims’ Rights         *Wellness       *Grief and Healing     *Criminal Justice System

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Marianna Cacciatore, Author, Teacher, Public Speaker
Dr. Ashley Wellman, University of Central Missouri
Francoise Mathieu, Founder of Compassion Fatigue Solutions
Patrick Knight, Author of Blessed to Survive

 

SAMPLE OF SESSIONS

  • Cold Cases- Effects on Families
  • Hope and Healing- overcoming tragedy and moving forward.
  • Vicarious Trauma: The Ripple Effect
  • Psychological Effects of Homicide on Children
  • Panels: Victims Services, VOH Society, EPS and RCMP Homicide Investigations

 

Early Bird Fee, until April 27, 2017, $250 (two full days of sessions, breakfasts and lunches)
Registration Fee, April 28- May 12, $275.00

Contact Information

Cathy Harvey, Event Coordinator
(780) 485-5955
cathyharvey@canaevents.com