National Association for Rights Protection & Advocacy (NARPA) Annual Meeting
Choice, Not Force is theme of NARPA's 2010 annual meeting. NARPA is a founding sponsor organization of MindFreedom International.
Sep 08, 2010 04:00 PM
Sep 11, 2010 12:00 PM
|Where||Hilton, Atlanta, George, USA|
|Contact Phone||(205) 464-0101|
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NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR RIGHTS PROTECTION AND ADVOCACY
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2010 ANNUAL RIGHTS CONFERENCE
September 8-11, 2010
255 Courtland St. NE
Atlanta, GA 30303 USA
Choice, Not Force
Conference begins Wednesday evening and ends at noon Saturday
Three Conference Tracks include:
- Guardianship/Forced Treatment/Restraint
- Recovery and Peer-Run Programs
- Force and Coercion: Beyond the Institutional Setting
CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS
POSSIBLE TOPIC AREAS FOR WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS
Rights Issues Action and Advocacy
Cultural Competence Alternatives to the Medical Model
Strategies Against Forced Treatment Informed Consent
Seclusion and Restraint Trauma and Healing
Children’s Issues Legal Strategies
Prison Issues Innovative Strategies for Change
Community Organizing Public Policy/Legislation
The incorporation of diversity and multicultural perspectives into the above themes is encouraged. All workshops are approximately 90 minutes.
Deadline for Submission March 15, 2010; electronic notification April 15, 2010.
For more information, contact NARPA at firstname.lastname@example.org or (205) 464-0101.
Mail proposals to NARPA, P.O. Box 40585, Tuscaloosa, AL 35404 or e-mail to email@example.com
Electronic submissions preferred.