2019 Culture of Gentleness Conference

Thu, Aug 22nd
8:00am - 4:00pm
Weber's Inn
3050 Jackson Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Save the Date!

Save the Date for the 2019 Culture of Gentleness Conference to take place August 22-23, 2019 at the Weber’s Inn in Ann Arbor.


The cost of the conference is $200 for the full two days and $125 for one day.  Register online.

New this year, we offering the option of purchasing the keynote addresses via webinar for $15 each or $25 for both!  

Keynote #1:  Trauma Informed Support for People with Intellectual Disabilities, presented by Dr. Karyn Harvey        Thursday, August 22nd from 9 am to 10:30 am

Keynote #2:  Where Do Caregivers Come From?, presented by Dr. Ann Liesen                                                                    Friday, August 23rd from 9 am to 10:30 am

Click here for descriptions of the keynote presentations and registration information.

Click here to print off a registration form.

Conference Schedule

Our conference schedule and line up of speakers and presentations has just been released!  Click below to view it.

Conference Schedule & Presentations

Hotel Reservations

Conference guests can get a reduced hotel room rate of $139 per night.

Click here to make hotel reservations.

Enter MORC82019 in the group code field to received the discounted rate.

Special Thanks to our Sponsors!

Lunch Sponsor
HOMES Society

Key Note Sponsors
Creative Options Regina
Beacon Specialized Living

Getting Into Gentleness Sponsor                                                                                                                                      GT Independence

Evening Event Sponsor
Integrated Living

Room Sponsors
Genesis In-Home Care

Gentle Friend Sponsors
The Arc of Oakland County
Spectrum Human Services
Oakland Family Services

Sponsorship Options

Sponsorship Options

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