Solvent Abuse Conference "The Hidden Addiction"

Ka-Na-Chi-Hih Specialized Solvent Abuse Treatment Centre

1700 Dease Street, Thunder Bay, Ontario
Tel: (807) 623-5577

WELCOME! Social Workers, Health Care Providers, Educators, Community Leaders, Executive Directors, Managers and those whose interests lie in helping people help themselves.

June 23 & 24, 2010 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Key Note Speakers:

Dr. Don Bartlette
Sue Languedoc, BSW, RSW, Consultant Family Violence
Theoren Fleury, "Don't Quit Before The Miracle"

Dr. Don Bartlette

Dr. Bartlette has traveled extensively as a full-time public speaker throughout the United States and Canada sharing several presentations that relate to his Christian testimony for over 30 years. His major presentation, titled "Macaroni at Midnight", is a profile of Dr. Bartlette's experiences as an Indian child growing up with severe speech and physical handicaps in an environment of poverty, child abuse, family violence, racism and alcoholism.

Sue Languedoc, BSW, RSW, Consultant Family Violence

Sue is a Metis mother of two young men. Her Aboriginal roots come from the Wood Mountain reserve in Saskatchewan.
Sue has worked in the counseling profession for the past 30 years and is a Registered Social Worker who holds a Bachelor Degree in Social Work. She is Executive Director of Aboriginal Consulting Services Association of Alberta, which she co-founded in 1992. Her area of expertise is working with Aboriginal Family Violence. Sue has conducted Canada wide research and co-wrote Reducing Family Violence in Canadian Aboriginal Communities; The Development of a Comprehensive Prevention Program, which led to the development and implementation of the Circle of Safety Family Violence program for Aboriginal men, women and children Sue co-published Components of an Aboriginal-Based Family Violence intervention Program in "Families in Society; The Journal of Contemporary Social Services.

Theoren Fleury, "Don't Quit Before The Miracle"

NHL All-Star, Stanley Cup winner and Olympic Gold Medallist, Theo Fleury fascinated readers with his #1 bestseller, Playing With Fire. Now he is one of the country's most in-demand keynote speakers. He shares funny stories behind the scenes with the game's biggest stars, jaw-dropping anecdotes of living hard at the top of the NHL and the crash that followed, and finally, his comeback and redemption.

Theo knows what it takes to become a champion, build a strong team and overcome incredible odds. His presentations entertain, motivate and inspire.

After Theo's presentation, signed copies of "Playing With Fire" and Limited Edition 8x10 pictures will be available for purchase.


Pre-registration before May 31st - $150.00
Registration after May 31st - $175.00
On-Line Registration - Forms available
Contact : Lillian Calder - 807 625-8350

Continental Breakfast, Lunch & Door prizes, give-aways and much more.

If you require accommodations, at your own expense, for June 22-24, you can call the Travelodge Airlane Hotel, Thunder Bay, ON at 1-800-465-5003 and quote Group #5990. Reserve your room before May 31, 2010 to get the discounted rate.

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