This conference brings together researchers, clinicians, practitioners, teachers, policy makers, and other health sector employees. We aim to develop an in-depth understanding of the transition from multidisciplinary perspectives, explore challenges, key issues and ways forward in the transition, adopting global approaches and learning from around the world in a holistic fashion.
The conference will take place on June 19 & 20. There will be a welcome reception on the evening of the 18th & conference dinner on the evening of 19th. We will wrap up the conference with an Indigenous celebration on June 21, 2015.
Conference will be held:
Room SE-110 Round Room
School of Education Building
Laurentian University Campus Map can be found here: https://laurentian.ca/campus-
a) Welcoming Reception on June 18, Founder’s Square is located behind #11 on map. Parking for welcoming reception is # P4
b) Conference is in Education building #24 on map. Parking for conference is D or #P11
c) For participants staying on campus in East Residence # 17 on map. Parking for East Res is #P10
Our web portal is to 1) register and/or 2) pay your registration fees for the upcoming ISTAR conference on June 18-21, 2015, if applicable
*It is important every person register via the webportal so we have your information.
2nd ISTAR International Conference
Journey to adulthood: physical, emotional, mental and spiritual pathways
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS CLOSED APRIL 30 2015, THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST
Presentations, panel and poster sessions will be grouped in four different themes:
- Physical transitions from childhood to adolescence, bodily changes and impact of the individual.
- Emotional transitions from childhood to adolescence, impact of societal and familial attitudes/perspectives.
- Mental transitions from childhood to adolescence, reasoning with changes in brain growth and stages of development.
- Spiritual transitions from childhood to adolescence, understanding the transcendental impacts.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact: ISTAR2015@laurentian.ca