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

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

Workshop – 1

‘Narrative & Children Experiencing Autism’

Courtney Olinger

Workshop – 2

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

Prathama Raghavan, Shahid Shaikh
& Shamin Mehrotra

Workshop – 3

Aileen & Jill Sanghvi

Workshop – 4

Breaking the silence on sexual needs of adults with Developmental Disabilities

Anand & Parul Kumtha, Nirupa & Vijay Bhangar

11.50-12.10

Presentation 2

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

Manisha Bhattachraya & Ranjana Chakraborty

12.10-12.30

Presentation 3

Parentally Yours

Beena Prithiveeraj

12.30-12.50

Presentation 4

It Started Out As A Feeling

Deepika Mahesh

12.50 – 1.00 Reflections/Questions
1.00 – 2.00 Lunch
THEME: Communities
2.00 – 3.00 Key Note 2
Women and Youth of Dadra Nagar Haveli Leadership and Participation Towards Healthier Communities
America Bracho
3.00 – 3.30 Tea Break
3.30 – 5.00 Presentations and Workshops

3.30-3.50

Presentation 5

Rakesh Ghone

Workshop -5

Collaborative Group Conversations Across Narrative Generations

Gaye Stockell & Peggy Sax

Workshop – 6

Aaja cafe: Room as a witness which re-members

Raji Manjari

Workshop – 7

Experience Stories through Play

Archana Magar

Workshop – 8

Collective Photo Zines: Storying through photographs

Mithila Jariwala

3.50-4.10

Presentation 6

Salma Safree

4.10-4.30

Presentation 7

Rescuing Hope In the Communities

Sumeet Gade

4.30-4.50

Presentation 8

Growing with Narrative Ideas

Rakesh Doshi & Sonali Jain

4.50-5.00

Reflections/Questions

5.00 – 6.00 Guided Poster Presentation Tour
Day 2 – Sunday 2nd Feb 2020
THEME: Children and Families
9.30 – 10.30 Key Note 3
Ryan Vazifdar Girija Ummeed’s Family Support Group Jugaad: A little book of know-hows about Mental Health from Young People
The Jugaad Group and Yashna Vishwanathan
10.30 – 11.00 Tea Break
Time (Presentations) Room 1 Room 2 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

Presentation 13

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

Vrushali Kulkarni

Workshop – 9

‘Book by book: storying identities’

Raviraj Shetty and Jehanzeb Baldiwala

Workshop – 10

Unpacking Gender through Narrative Ideas

Amrita Nair & Rohit Kumar

Workshop – 11

It all begins with a Question

Shoba Nayar

11.20-11.40

Presentation 10

Narrative Approach to Medical Care: The Time Has Come

Bela Doctor

Presentation 14

Creative and Playful ways of Documenting young people’s stories

Aditi Shah

11.40-12.00

Presentation 11

The Journey Metaphor Gatherings

Shaneel Mukherjee & Trishala Kanakia

Presentation 15

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

Diptarup Chowdhury

12.00-12.20

Presentation 12

Weaving Stories of Hardship and Hope in the Youth

Shelja Sen

Presentation 16

Everyone Deserves A Chance

Kamla Idgunji

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 17

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

Arpita De

Presentation 21

Using narrative ideas in trainings to bring about shifts in systems

Samriti Makkar Midha

Workshop -12

Narrative Practice in working with Trauma

Maggie Carey & Shona Russell

Workshop -13

Alternative Identity Projects: A Narrative Inquiry Into Knowledges About Life In The Shadows Of Failure

Shweta Srinivasan

Workshop -14

Beyond Notes and Reports: doodling as way to story Agency

Pravin Madur & Ahana Ghosh

2.20-2.40

Presentation 18

Using Narrative Ideas and Pracitices with Women in Prison

Rosanna Rodrigues

Presentation 22

Integrating Narrative Practices with Clinical Psychology

Priyanka Bhoopal

2.40-3.00

Presentation 19

Integrating Mindfulness with Narrative Ideas

Aarathi Selvan

Presentation 23

Deepali Jadhav

3.00-3.20

Presentation 20

The stories of strawberries and mangoes

Ujjaini Srimani

Presentation 24

Radhika Sharma

3.20-3.30 Reflections/Questions Reflections/Questions
3.30 – 3.50 Tea Break
4.00 – 5.30 Key Note 4
The Shor Poetry Group Spirits of Cultural Democracy and Anti-Colonialism: Preferred Mediums of Healing in Narrative Therapy
Travis Heath
Through everyone, to know everything: Collective construction of knowledge
Alfonso Diaz
5.30 – 6.00 Closing Ceremony