callforpapersThe organizing team for the 2014 Amsterdam Conference "Just Suppose..." is pleased to issue this call for papers for presentations by solution-focused therapists, practitioners, managers, teachers, researchers and policy makers.


In keeping with the theme of the conference "Creating Solutions with Children, Youth, Families, Schools and Organizations", your accepted presentation will focus on:

  • Innovative applications of solution-focused tools, techniques, language, engaging with the client.
  • Practices and experiences with implementing the solution-focused model with children, youth, parents and families.
  • Practices and experiences with implementing the solution-focused model with schools, child-protection services, youth-health organizations and larger organizations.
  • Practices and experiences with the solution-focused model from the client’s perspective.
  • Challenging diagnostic labels and the diagnostic culture (DSM-5) and offer useful alternatives.
  • Outcome research on using the solution-focused approach with children, youth, families, schools and larger organizations.
  • Practices and experiences in professional development, leadership development and solution-focused management of schools and larger organizations.

Suggestions
  • Describe the format you would like to present: 30 minutes plenary or 90 minutes workshop.
  • Introduce yourself/yourselves and your professional background(s)
  • Describe your presentation which will include two learning objectives.
  • Your 90 minutes workshop will preferably include an exercise, a live demo or video clips of your work.
  • Please send in your paper before February 15th 2014.
  • The organizing team will contact you within two weeks.
  • Accepted presenters will receive 25% discount on the conference fee.

Downloads

Downloads

On this page you will find handouts and PowerPoint presentations in due time.   ... Read more

Plenary presentations

Plenary presentations

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Conference Venue

Conference Venue

NH Barbizon Palace     Directly opposite Amsterdam Central Station Address: Pri... Read more

Conference full moon dinner-party

Conference full moon dinner-party

Join the conference full moon dinner party on the roof of the Amrath Hotel, overlooking the beautifu... Read more

Sponsors

Sponsors

The organizing commitee invites sponsors to pay for a conference ticket for collaegues from third wo... Read more

Conference programme

Conference programme

Friday June 13th 2014 09.00 Opening Ceremony (Main Conference Hall)   Moderator... Read more

Traveling & route

Traveling & route

The NH Barbizon Palace (conference venue) is located directly opposite Amsterdam Central Train stati... Read more

Conference Fees & Registration

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Online Call for Papers

Online Call for Papers

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City of Amsterdam

City of Amsterdam

Website: I AmsterdamWebsite: Rijksmuseum AmsterdamWebsite: Concertgebouw AmsterdamWebsite: Hermitage... Read more

Hotel reservations

Hotel reservations

Grand Hotel AMRÂTH AmsterdamSpecial conference price: € 220.- per night for standard doubl... Read more

Conference photographs

Conference photographs

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