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Invited Presentations

  1. April, 2010: Comprehensive Guidance and Counseling in the Schools: Career-life Planning For All. Keynote presentation to the annual conference of the Portuguese Association for Career Development, Minho, Portugal. Available in QuickTime at: http://gallery.me.com/bryanhiebert/100000.
  2. February, 2009: Professional identity: Who are you and what do you do? Keynote address presented to the Family School Liaison Conference, Taber, Alberta.
  3. January 2009: Self-Care: What's Good for our Clients is Good for Us. Keynote address presented to the Finland School Counsellors Association, Tampere, Finland.
  4. September 2008: IAEVG: Maximizing the World's Potential Through Guidance. Keynote address presented to the International Association for Educational and Vocational Guidance, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
  5. October 2007: Valuing Ones Self: Sowing the Seeds and Reaping the Harvest. Keynote address to Ignite Your Passion, the annual professional development conference of the Career Development Association of Alberta-Calgary Chapter.
  6. June 2007: Measuring the Impact of Career Guidance: State of Practice in Canada. Invited address presented to Who Cares About Career? Career Guidance Week, Centre for Guidance Studies, University of Derby, Derby, England.
  7. June 2007: Building an evidence-based toolkit: Where next? Invited address presented to Who Cares About Career? Career Guidance Week, Centre for Guidance Studies, University of Derby, Derby, England.
  8. February 2007: The Young and the Restless: Career Development Strategies for Keeping Kids in School. Keynote address presented to Career Smorg: Central Alberta Career Prep annual conference.
  9. November, 2005: Facilitating Well-Being: Holistic Perspectives on Education and Counselling. Keynote address presented to Educational Cultures and Welfare Politics, the annual conference of the Finnish Educational Research Association (FERA), Jyväskylä, Finland.
  10. November, 2005: Workplace Wellness: Creating Balance and Reducing Stress. Workshop presented to Educational Cultures and Welfare Politics, the annual conference of the Finnish Educational Research Association (FERA), Jyväskylä, Finland.
  11. November, 2005: Facilitating Social Inclusion and Career Processes in Partnership Networks. Workshop presented to Educational Cultures and Welfare Politics, the annual conference of the Finnish Educational Research Association (FERA), Jyväskylä, Finland.
  12. March 2005: Career Development: National & International Trends & Initiatives. Invited presentation to the Association of Career Professionals International, Calgary, Alberta.
  13. February 2005: Work-Life Balance: Reducing Stress and Promoting Wellness in Schools. Invited presentation to the South-Eastern Alberta [Teacher's] Convention Association, Medicine Hat, Alberta.
  14. October 2004: Creating Communities of Resiliency. Invited presentation to Risk and Resiliency: Leading and mentoring for Change, Sponsored by the Centre for Leadership in Learning, Calgary, AB.
  15. September, 2004: Perspectives on Guidance and Social Inclusion in a Global Society. Keynote address presented to the International Association for Educational and Vocational Guidance, A Coruna, Spain.
  16. September, 2004: Gender Equity: A Canadian Synopsis. Address presented to the International Association for educational and Vocational Guidance, A Coruna, Spain.
  17. October 2000: Stress and Coping: Maintaining Balance in Daily Living. Opening keynote address to Safeways Wellness Conference: Pathways to Wellness, Calgary, Alberta.
  18. May 1998: Creating a Working Alliance: A Framework for Building Effective Collaboration. Keynote address to Career Development in the New Economy: A Consultation on Career Development, Vancouver, British Columbia.
  19. November 1997: Stress and Diabetes. Keynote presentation to the Annual Safeway Public Forum on Health and Wellness, Calgary, Alberta.
  20. November 1997: Effective Return to Work Strategies: The Importance of Collaboration. Invited presentation to Paradigms & Paradoxes Conference '97, sponsored by the Canadian Back Institute, Columbia Rehabilitation Centres, and the Workers' Compensation Board, Banff, Alberta.
  21. May 1996: Career Planning for Youth: Changing Themes for Changing Times. Lansdowne Visiting Scholar Public Address, University of Victoria.
  22. February 1996: Comprehensive Outcome-Based Guidance and Counselling Programs For Schools. Workshop presented to the Calgary Teachers Convention, Calgary, Alberta.
  23. March 1995: Future Focus: New Directions for Careers. Invited presentation to the Mighty Peace Teachers' Convention, Grande Prairie, Alberta.
  24. October 1994: Increasing Accountability in Vocational Rehabilitation Counselling. Invited presentation to the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Rehabilitation Personnel, Banff, Alberta.
  25. April 1994: Career Trends for Adolescents. Invited presentation to "Metamorphosis '94", the annual convention of the Home Economics Specialist Council, Calgary.
  26. February 1994: Relaxation Training for Students: Helping Students Control Stress. Invited presentation to the Calgary Teachers' Convention, Calgary.
  27. February 1993: What Stresses Adolescents and How they Cope. Invited presentation to the Calgary Teachers' Convention.
  28. October 1990: Instructional Counselling Approaches. Invited workshop presented to the Annual Alberta Worker's Compensation Board Vocational Rehabilitation Counsellors Conference, Edmonton.
  29. January 1988: Using Cognitive Strategies for Mentally Handicapped Clients. Invited address to the Thirteenth Annual Consultation on Vocational Guidance, Ottawa.
  30. May 1987: Counselling As Instruction. A half day workshop for the Alberta Association for Counsellors of Adults.
  31. January 1987: Teaching Coping Skills to Control Stress in Unemployed People. Invited address to the Twelfth Annual Consultation on Vocational Guidance, Ottawa.
  32. May 1986: Helping Children Cope With Stress. Keynote address to the British Columbia Hospital and Home bound Teacher's Association, New Westminster.
  33. April 1986: Discussant for symposium entitled Stress and Burnout in Education, presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association, San Francisco.
  34. January 1985: Operationalizing Vocational Counselling. Invited address to the Eleventh National Consultation on Vocational Guidance, Ottawa.
  35. December 1982: Sorting Out Stress Control. Invited address to the B. C. Chapter of the North American Society for Corporate Planning.
  36. January 1982: Preparing Vocational Counsellors. Invited address to the Eighth National Consultation on Vocational Guidance, Ottawa.
  37. October 1981: If The Client Is To Learn, The Counsellor Must Instruct. Invited address to the College and Institute Counsellors Association, Vancouver.