Conference Schedule

Day 1 – Saturday 1st Feb 2020
Time
8.00 – 9.30 Registrations
9.30 – 10.00 Opening Ceremony
THEME: Children and Families experiencing Developmental Disabilities
10.00 – 11.00 Key Note 1
Ummeed Mental Health Team – Jill, Daisy, Ravi, Jehanzeb and Shamin
The never ending Story
Main auditorium – Rang Sharda
11.00 – 11.30 Tea Break
11.30 – 1.00 Presentations and Workshops
Time (Presentations) Room 1 Room 2 Room 3 Room 4 Room 5
11.30-11.50

Presentation 1

Dr. Vibha Krishnamurthy

The two experts

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda

Workshop – 1

‘Narrative & Children Experiencing Autism’

Courtney Olinger

Mini Auditorium – Bombay Art Society

Workshop – 2

‘Responding to problem Stories of young people in the School Context’

Prathama Raghavan, Shahid Shaikh
& Shamin Mehrotra

Gallery 1 – Bombay Art Society

Workshop – 3

‘The Wonder of Wonderfulness – inspired by David Epston’s Wonderfulness Interview’

Aileen & Jill Sanghvi

Gallery 2 – Bombay Art Society

Workshop – 4

Experience Stories through Play

Archana Magar

Gallery 3 – Bombay Art Society

11.50-12.10

Presentation 2

‘Linking the lives of parents of children with Autism using narrative ideas and practices’

Manisha Bhattachraya & Ranjana Chakraborty

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda

12.10-12.30

Presentation 3

Parentally Yours

Beena Prithiveeraj

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda

12.30-12.50

Presentation 4

Everyone Deserves A Chance

Kamla Idgunji

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda

12.50 – 1.00 Reflections/Questions
1.00 – 2.00 Lunch
THEME: Communities
2.00 – 3.00 Key Note 2
2:00 – 2.30
We know this….because We are Adivasis
Women and Youth of Dadra Nagar Haveli

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda
2:30 – 3:00 Leadership and Participation Towards Healthier Communities
America Bracho
Main auditorium – Rang Sharda
3.00 – 3.30 Tea Break
3.30 – 5.00 Presentations and Workshops

3.30-3.50

Presentation 5

Meri Kahaani Narrative ki Zubaani

Rakesh Ghone

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda

Workshop -5

Collaborative Group Conversations Across Narrative Generations

Gaye Stockell & Peggy Sax

Mini Auditorium – Bombay Art Society

Workshop – 6

Aaja cafe: Room as a witness which re-members

Raji Manjari

Gallery 1 – Bombay Art Society

Workshop – 7

‘Poetics of the Implicit’

Gabriela Jauregui

Gallery 2 – Bombay Art Society

Workshop – 8

Collective Photo Zines: Storying through photographs

Mithila Jariwala

Gallery 3 – Bombay Art Society

3.50-4.10

Presentation 6

Salma Safree

Kahaaniyon Ka Nazariya

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda

4.10-4.30

Presentation 7

Rescuing Hope In the Communities

Sumeet Gade

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda

4.30-4.50

Presentation 8

Growing with Narrative Ideas

Rakesh Doshi & Sonali Jain

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda

4.50-5.00

Reflections/Questions

5.00 – 5.30 Guided Poster Presentation Tour
5.30 – 6.30 Open Mic
Day 2 – Sunday 2nd Feb 2020
THEME: Children and Families
9.30 – 10.30 Key Note 3
Kids of the world TV and Life at Ummeed
Ryan Vazifdar
Main auditorium – Rang Sharda
Chronicles of Ved: Narratives of a mother
Girija
Main auditorium – Rang Sharda
Jab caregivers met…
Ummeed’s Family Support Group
Main auditorium – Rang Sharda
Jugaad: A little book of know-hows about Mental Health from Young People
The Jugaad Group and Yashna Vishwanathan

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda
10.30 – 11.00 Tea Break
Time (Presentations) Room 1 Room 2
Mini Auditorium – Bombay Art Society
Room 3 Room 4 Room 5
11.00 – 12.30 Presentations and Workshops
11.00-11.20

Presentation 9

Using Narrative Approach with families of children experiencing hearing differences

Vahishtai Daboo

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda

Presentation 13

Creative and Playful ways of Documenting young people’s stories

Aditi Shah

Mini Auditorium – Bombay Art Society

Workshop – 9

‘Book by book: storying identities’

Raviraj Shetty and Jehanzeb Baldiwala

Gallery 2 – Bombay Art Society

Workshop – 10

Unpacking Gender through Narrative Ideas

Amrita Nair & Rohit Kumar

Gallery 3 – Bombay Art Society

Workshop – 11

It all begins with a Question

Shoba Nayar

Gallery 1 – Bombay Art Society

11.20-11.40

Presentation 10

Narrative Approach to Medical Care: The Time Has Come

Bela Doctor

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda

Presentation 14

The Journey Metaphor Gatherings

Shaneel Mukherjee & Trishala Kanakia

Mini Auditorium – Bombay Art Society

11.40-12.00

Presentation 11

When one size does not fit all…Creating spaces of wellness among youth

Diptarup Chowdhury

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda

Presentation 15

It Started Out As A Feeling

Deepika Mahesh

Mini Auditorium – Bombay Art Society

12.00-12.20

Presentation 12

Discovering the Wisdom of Children experiencing developmental disabilities and their families.

Vrushali Kulkarni

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda

12.20-12.30 Reflections/Questions Reflections/Questions
12.30 – 1.00 Guided Poster Presentation Tour
1.00 – 2.00 Lunch
THEME: Adults
2.00 – 3.30 Presentations and Workshops
2.00-2.20

Presentation 16

দাও ফিরে সেই চাঁপা ফুল (dao phire se champa phul)
Give back the champa flower

Arpita De

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda

Presentation 20

Using narrative ideas in trainings to bring about shifts in systems

Samriti Makkar Midha

Gallery 3 – Bombay Art Society

Workshop -12

Narrative Practice in working with Trauma

Maggie Carey

Mini Auditorium – Bombay Art Society

Workshop -13

Breaking the silence on sexual needs of adults with Developmental Disabilities

Anand & Parul Kumtha, Nirupa & Vijay Bhangar

Gallery 1 – Bombay Art Society

Workshop -14

Beyond Notes and Reports: doodling as way to story Agency

Pravin Madur & Ahana Ghosh

Gallery 2 – Bombay Art Society

2.20-2.40

Presentation 17

Using Narrative Ideas and Practices with Women in Prison

Rosanna Rodrigues

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda

Presentation 21

Integrating Narrative Practices with Clinical Psychology

Priyanka Bhoopal

Gallery 3 – Bombay Art Society

2.40-3.00

Presentation 18

Integrating Mindfulness with Narrative Ideas

Aarathi Selvan

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda

Presentation 22

Deepali Jadhav

Gallery 3 – Bombay Art Society

3.00-3.20

Presentation 19

The stories of strawberries and mangoes

Ujjaini Srimani

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda

Presentation 23

Radhika Sharma

Braiding stories and traditions of collective knowledge in Narrative Trainings

Gallery 3 – Bombay Art Society

3.20-3.30 Reflections/Questions Reflections/Questions
3.30 – 3.50 Tea Break
4.00 – 5.30 Key Note 4
Through everyone, to know everything: Collective construction of knowledge
Alfonso Diaz
Main auditorium – Rang Sharda
Spirits of Cultural Democracy and Anti-Colonialism: Preferred Mediums of Healing in Narrative Therapy
Travis Heath
Main auditorium – Rang Sharda
Kahaniyon Ka Shor

The Shor Poetry Group

Main auditorium – Rang Sharda

5.30 – 6.00 Closing Ceremony