Early Years Conference 2018

Please find below video recordings from the conference presentations. These materials are posted with speakers’ consent. If the session you are looking for is not listed below, it means that the speaker did not allow for his/her presentation to be available online.

Main Conference: Friday, January 26, 2017


The Social Ecology of Resilience: Nine Ways Families, and Communities Nurture a Child’s Wellbeing
Michael Ungar, PhD, Canada Research Chair, Child, Family and Community Resilience; Scientific Director, Children and Youth in Challenging Contexts (CYCC) Network; Director, Resilience Research Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS

Early Adversity and Lifelong Health: Risk & Resilience
Sarah Enos Watamura, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Denver, Denver, CO, USA

Main Conference: Saturday, January 27, 2018

Tots and Today’s Technology
Sarah R. Lytle, PhD, Director of Outreach and Education, Institute for Learning & Brain Sciences (I-LABS), University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA

The 4 R’s: A Unique Perspective on Resilience, Relationships, Respect and Reconciliation
Monique Gray Smith, Author & Consultant, Victoria, BC