Professional Development Workshops

The Manitoba Society of Occupational Therapists posts professional development opportunities as a courtesy to our members. If you would like to post an event, please email the information to our office in a similar format to what is listed below.

Please note: The listings of professional development events on this website are not necessarily endorsed by MSOT. Statements, claims and opinions made in Professional Development postings or events are those of the author or advertiser and do not necessarily reflect the views of MSOT members and Board members.

To view the most current information about University of Manitoba Fieldwork workshops, please visit the Occupational Therapy Fieldwork page on the University's website.

Past Professional Development Opportunities

View 2012 Professional Development Opportunities

View 2013 Professional Development Opportunities

January 2014                                                          

February 2014        

March 2014      


April 2014                                                                                                        


Spiritual Care National Conference  

Date: April 9-12, 2014

Location: Delta Hotel Winnipeg, MB

View Poster 


Safe Healthcare Conference  

Date: April 14-15, 2014

Location: CanadInns Destination Centre Club Regent Casino Hotel Winnipeg, MB


Beyond Hart: Living Well with HIV

Date: April 24-26, 2014 

Location: Radisson Hotel Winnipeg MB

Link for information


OARC Conference "Bag of Instructional Tricks" with Mo Buti  

Date: April 25, 2014

Location: Best Western Plus Airport, Winnipeg, MB

VIew more information here                


Manitoba Pediatric Health Conference 

Date: April 25, 2014

Location: Winnipeg, MB

Registration Details


Graded Motor Imagery Course  

Date: April 25-26, 2014

Location: Boundary Trails Health Centre

More information by Email or Phone (204) 331-8828

Registration Brochure



CAPO Conference - The heart of the matter

Date: April 30 - May 2, 2014

Location: Fort Garry Hotel Winnipeg, MB

Visit the website for more information


May 2014                                                                                                    


Montessori Methods for Dementia 

Date: May 5-6, 2014

Location: DASCH Inc., 117 Victor Lewis Drive, Winnipeg, MB

Registration Information and Poster


Long Term & Continuing Care Association of Manitoba's conference and exhibition 

Date: May 6, 2014

Location: Victoria Inn, 1808 Wellington Ave Winnipeg, MB

View the Brochure or the Registration Form


Canadian Conference on Developmental Disabilities & Autism 

Date: May 6-7, 2014

Location: Fort Garry Hotel Winnipeg, MB

VIew more information here      


Family Centred Service Workshop 

Date: May 7 or 8, 2014

Location: Sam Cohen Auditorium St. Boniface Hospital Winnipeg, MB

Registration Information 


Thinking about Family Centred Service: Changing Ideas & Changing Outcomes (Managers Forum)  

Date: May 9, 2014

Location: NA 105 - Isabel Stewart Building Health Sciences Centre Winnipeg, MB

Save the Date


The Treatment of Trauma from an Attachment Perspective

Date: May 12-13, 2014

Location: 228 Hamel Ave Winnipeg MB R2H0K6

View Poster


Compassion Healing: the Science of Compassion

Date: May 14, 2014

Location: 228 Hamel Ave Winnipeg, MB R2H0K6

View Poster


7th Annual Seniors Housing & Lifestyles Expo  

Date: May 27, 2014

Location: Victoria Inn, Winnipeg, MB

Contact 204-956-6440 for more information 


June 2014                                                                                                        


Hot Topics in IBD and in GI Cancer    

Date: June 6, 2014

Location: Theatre C Basic Medial Sciences Bldg U of Manitoba

View the Poster for more information


Best Practices in Rehabilitation 2014

Date: June 6, 2014

Location: Centro Caboto Centre 1055 Wilkes Ave Winnipeg MB

Registration Form 

New Partnerships in Primary Care Cancer Research    

Date: June 10-12, 2014

Location: 140 Rupert Ave Winnipeg, MB

Evenbrite Registration 

Tedx Manitoba   

Date: June 12, 2014

Location: 140 Rupert Ave Winnipeg, MB

View the Website for more information


CA-PRI (Cancer and Primary Care Research International Network) Education Day   

Date: June 13, 2014

Location: University of Manitoba Bannatyne Campus Winnipeg, MB

Evenbrite Registration


Understanding Mental Illness 

Date: June 19, 2014

Location: CTRI Institute Winnipeg, MB

Workshop Description                




July 2014                                                                                                        


iPads in Schools: an Occupational Therapy Approach

Date: July 14, 2014

Location: Online Web course

View website for more information    


August 2014                                                                                                        



September 2014                                                                                                   


2014 Annual Hospice Palliative Conference  

Date: September 18-19, 2014

Location: Victoria Inn Winnipeg, MB

VIew more information here                



October 2014                                                                                                        


17th Annual Professional Conference (CDA) Canadian Diabetes Association & (CSEM) Canadian Society of Endocrinology & Metabolism

Date: October 22-25, 2014

Location: RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg, MB

Check the CDA website for updates


November 2014                                                                                                    


Living Well: FASD and Mental Health  

Date: November 5-7, 2014

Location: Winnipeg Convention Centre Winnipeg, MB

View Poster         


ChildCare2020: From Vision to Action

Date: November 13-15, 2014

Location: Fort Garry Hotel Winnipeg, MB

View website




December 2014                                                                                                        





Professional Development Workshops - Out of Province 


View Previous Out of Province Professional Development Opportunities from 2013                                          


February 20, 2014 - Building Capacity & Sustainability for Behavioural Supports Alberta - Edmonton, BC

February 20-23, 2014 - 1st Richter AIR Symposium on Therapeutic Applications for Pediatrics - Bloomington, MN

February 28-March 1, 2014 - Autism Awareness Conference with Leah Kuypers & Judy Endow - Vancouver, BC

March 4-7, 2014 - 30th International Seating Symposium - Vancouver, BC

March 14-15, 2014 - Autism Awareness Conference with Kari Dunn Buron & Catherine Faherty - Edmonton, AB

April 3-6, 2014 - AOTA 94th Annual Conference - Baltimore, MD

April 9-12, 2014 - 6th National Biennial Conference on Adolescents & Adults with FASD - Vancouver, BC 

April 11-12, 2014 - Autism Awareness Conference with Pamela Crooke & Judy Endow - Halifax, NS

April 25-27, 2014 - CBCN's Advocacy Workshop - Calgary, AB

May 2-3, 2014 - 7th Annual Canadian Society of Hand Therapists Conference - Halifax, NS

May 6 - May 10, 2014 - CAOT Annual Conference - Fredericton, New Brunswick

May 8-9, 2014 - Redesigning Daily Occupations (ReDO) - University of Montreal, QC

May 10, 2014 - COTF AGM - Fredericton, NB

May 27-28,2014 - Watch your Step: National Fall Prevention Conference - Toronto, ON 

May 28-30, 2014 - Intro to Neuro-Developmental Treatment Approach  - Regina, SK

May 31-June 1, 2014 - Low Vision Rehabilitation - Vancouver, BC

June 18-21, 2014 - 16th International Congress of the World Federation of OTs - Yokohama, Japan

June 20-21, 2014 - 15th Canadian Collaborative Mental Health Care Conference - Toronto, ON

September 4-6, 2014 - The Sequential Order Sensory Approach to Feeding - Regina, SK

October 2-4, 2014 - 6th National Spinal Cord Injury Conference - Toronto, ON

October 15-17, 2014 - Health & Well-Being in Children, Youth & Adults with Development Disabilities - Vancouver BC