2018 Culture of Gentleness Conference

Thu, Aug 23rd
8:00am - 5:00pm
Weber's Inn
3050 Jackson Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Save the Date for the 2018 Culture of Gentleness Conference to take place August 23-24, 2018 at the Weber’s Inn in Ann Arbor.

Call For Presentations!

MORC and the Center for Positive Living Supports are looking for knowledgeable and inspiring presenters for its 2018 Culture of Gentleness Conference.  This conference presents a unique opportunity to share the research, best practices, case studies and lessons learned on creating and sustaining a culture of support for vulnerable populations in varying environments. The deadline to submit a presentation request is March 15, 2018.

Presentation Submission Form


The cost of the conference is $175 for the full two days and $100 for one day.  Register here.

Presentations from the 2017 Culture of Gentleness Conference

Motivational Interviewing

Motivational interviewing handouts

Helping Those We Support Have Meaningful Lives

We Present: The Present of the Present

Preventing and Responding to Behaviors of People with Developmental Disabilities and Dementia

Learning the Love Language of People we Support

Supporting People Experiencing Symptoms of Mental Illness