OPA: Call for Proposals

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Call for Proposals

October 1 & 2, 2013 Mystic Hilton

Mystic Connecticut


The Association for Successful Parenting (TASP) in collaboration with the Connecticut Parents with Cognitive Limitations Workgroup invites proposals for 2013 International Conference. The conference theme is:


"Innovative Partnerships and Practices:

The Path to Success for Parents With Learning Difficulties and Cognitive Limitations"


The TASP conference is a unique forum which brings together self-advocates, advocates, court personnel, policymakers, researchers, case managers, educators, and private & public agencies. We invite you to share your experience, knowledge and lessons learned.


Presentations should describe innovative or exemplary practices or programs in the community. Papers which illustrate partnerships between public and private entities, academia and/or parent self advocates are strongly encouraged.


Send proposals in pdf or Microsoft Word format. Each proposal should include:


    Speaker's Name(s)


   Speaker contact information including: full name, postal address, email address, phone, fax (if applicable)


    Speaker's brief biography (50 words or less)


    Presentation title (10 words or less)


    Presentation description for the program brochure (40 words or less)


    Presentation abstract (up to 400 words)


    Learning objectives


    Resume or CV


Workshops will be 1 hour in length.


The conference will be held at the Hilton Hotel http://www.hiltonmystic.com/ in beautiful Mystic, Connecticut http://www.mystic.org/browse/what-to-do


Please submit your proposal to achancetoparent@gmail. com


Deadline: Proposals are invited to be submitted by 5 pm EST on March 15, 2013. Presenters will be notified on May 2, 2013.

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