CZE-NE-KA – Foundation for Human and Animal Friendship
has the pleasure of inviting you to participate in
an International Scientific Conference:
20 years of
dog human therapy in Poland
auspices of “Mój Pies” monthly
The conference will take place on
May, 26 – 27 2007 in Warsaw
Organisers wish to invite
facilities, organisations and individuals applying dog-human therapy, as well
as medical doctors, psychologists, teachers, special pedagogists, rehabilitators
and speech specialists. Volunteers, students interested in the covered subject,
the disabled, their parents and carers should also feel invited.
The organisers wish to invite all
interested parties, both organisations and individuals, to present their
achievements in the field of dog-human therapy.
Those willing to share experience
are asked to submit papers by e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org)
and registration form (attached hereto) to the following address: CZE-NE-KA –
Fundacja Przyjaźni Ludzi i Zwierząt; 01-97 Warszawa, ul. Petofiego 4 lok. 1.
The presentation can also cover a “Human
story”, i.e. how a DOG helped or changed a person’s life.
We encourage you to share
experience – a 4-hour panel discussion has been scheduled titled “Dog-human
therapy – what it is and what it isn’t”. Your voice can be heard, feel free to
present your opinion.
We would particularly like to
invite those who:
a dog-human therapy program of their own,
different breeds for dog-human therapy,
to share their experience,
to discuss and exchange opinions,
broaden their knowledge and minds.
Terms and conditions for accepting
for submitting presentations: April, 20 2007
presentation time 15 – 20 minutes (in case of longer presentations, please
contact the organisers at the following tel. no.: +48 603 406 158 or
multimedia presentation featuring a footage of your classes (please indicate
the necessary multimedia equipment) would be a plus.
papers should include a summary (1 – 1.5 page) in English and Polish.
number of places. Decisions will be based upon the order in which an
application was received.
shall reserve their right to select papers; selected papers (summaries) will be
published in the next issues of the CZE-NE-KA magazine.
participate in the conference you must submit registration form and pay the fee
to the following bank account no.: 07 1680 1248 0000 3000 0997
titled: darowizna od....... [donation from...]
EURO – payment made by April, 25 2007
EURO – payment made after April, 25 2007
deadline is May, 15 2007
Speakers with approved papers participate free of charge.
Together with the conference, a photo
contest will be organised titled “My DOG in dog-human therapy”.
Please send the photos of dogs during dog-human therapy activities. Photo size:
A4, a max. of 3 to 5 photos; photos will be selected by a commission. Deadline
for submitting the photos is May, 5 2007. By submitting papers for the
conference and the contest you transfer the right to their free-of-charge
publication by the CZE-NE-KA Foundation. The photos of dogs from the CZE-NE-KA
Foundation for Human and Animal Friendship will be presented outside the
contest. Photos selected by the commission will be displayed during the
conference. The best photos will be awarded with gifts and published in the “Mój
Pies” [My dog] monthly and the CZE-NE-KA’s website at www.czeneka.org and the website of the “Pomóżmy
Razem” [Let's help together] action www.pomozmyrazem.pl.
Outside the contest we also
encourage to submit works made children about dog-human therapy. Those
interested are asked to contact the organisers in advance.
Individuals and organisations willing
to participate in the conference are asked to register with the attached form.