MCEC PD DAY 2017

Manitoba Council for Exceptional Children

Managing Resistance (SESSION FULL)

Canad Inns Destination Centre Garden City, 2100 McPhillips Street

Program

8:30-8:55am – Registration

9:00am – Session Begins

11:30-1:00pm – Lunch Break (subject to change)

3:30pm -End of Session, door prize draws

Keynote

John W. Maag, Ph.D.

John Maag is a professor specializing in the education and treatment of children with emotional and behavioral disorders. He teaches courses in behavior management, cognitive therapy, and the use of strategic interventions. John also teaches general education pre-service teachers to work with students with disabilities. 

A certified professional counselor and licensed mental health practitioner in the state of Nebraska, his research interests include functional assessment, treatment of depression, and teaching self-management skills. John has published more than 100 journal articles and book chapters—as well as authoring four books—one of which, Parenting Without Punishment, won a Parents’ Choice Award.

Areas of Expertise:

    Cognitive-behavior modification
    Managing resistance
    Behavioral disorders
    Emotional disturbance
    Counseling psychology

 

Registration

Register online here: https://memberlink.mbteach.org/Event.axd?e=762

Registration Fees

  • MCEC Member…………………………$60
  • MCEC Student Member…………..$45
  • Non-Member………………………..$75
  • Student Non-Member……………….$60
  • Other (Associate/Retiree/EA)……$55

MCEC Membership Fees

  • Premier…………………………………$205
  • Full………………………………………$115
  • Basic………………………………………$65

Conference contact: Robyn Lechow – rlechow@wsd1.org