Multicultural Counselling and Psychotherapy Conference
June 4-5, 2007
Short biographies of the presenters are available
for viewing here (Word).
Some keynote presenters are listed below.
Dr. Marion Woodman: LLD, DHL,
PhD (Hon), is a Jungian Analyst, teacher and author of The Owl
Was a Baker’s Daughter; Addiction to Perfection; The Pregnant
Virgin; The Ravaged Bridegroom; Leaving My Father’s House;
Conscious Femininity; Dancing in the Flames (with Elinor Dickson);
Coming Home to Myself (with Jill Mellick); The Maiden King (with
Robert Bly); and Bone—Dying Into Life. A visionary in her
own right, Marion Woodman has worked with the analytical psychology
of C.G. Jung in an original and creative way. She is the Chair
of the Marion Woodman Foundation. Learn more at www.mwoodman.org.
Dr. Colin Feltham: A Reader
in Counselling at Sheffield Hallam University, UK and former co-editor
of the British Journal of Guidance and Counselling.
Read Dr. Feltham's keynote
abstract (pdf). See his list
Dr. Glen McCabe: Dr. McCabe
is Aboriginal (Metis) and teaches pre-service counsellors in the
Guidance and Counselling Program in the Faculty of Education at
the University of Manitoba. Dr. McCabe is engaged at the local,
regional, national and international levels in his research, presentations
and program development. His research and writing on Aboriginal
traditional healing is internationally recognized through Honorable
Mention in the American Psychological Association’s Jeffrey
S. Tanaka Memorial Award and recent publication in Psychotherapy:
Theory, Practice, Research and Training. Also, he has been
an invitee to summit meetings on Prevention of Youth Suicide in
Indigenous Communities in North America in Albuquerque, New Mexico
and Vancouver, British Columbia. He sits as a member of the Canadian
National Advisory Council on Metis and Off-Reserve Health and
Human Resources Development. He is currently engaged in the continuation
of research into the importance and meaning of healing individuals
and communities from within.
Read Dr. McCabe's keynote
abstract (pdf), “The Healing Path: A Community Based
and Culture Derived Indigenous Therapy Model”.