Schedule for the 2018 Phoenix World Burn Congress

Wednesday, September 12th

9:00 AM – 9:00 PM Transportation provided from the Gerald R. Ford Airport to Amway Grand Plaza

3:00 pm – 7:30 pm Registration

3:00 pm – 7:30 pm Exhibitors Open

3:30 pm – 6:30 pm Pre-Congress Workshops (Pre-registration required; space is limited. $35 fee)

  • See descriptions on Pre-Congress Workshop page
    • Facing the Future...The Tools and STEPS to Social Confidence and Control: Barbara Kammerer Quayle, MA; Mona Kreuger, MA, MSW; Tony Gonzalez
    • Daring to be Brave:  Gathering the Courage to Live and Love Wholeheartedly: Dianne Morris Jones, LMHC, CDWF-C
    • Immersive and Expressive Writing: Anne Scott, MFA, MBA
    • Trauma Healing through Discovering Wholeness: Amelia Vogler, MS, HTCP/I
    • Young Adults: Reflections and Bridges: Jessica Irven, MS, LRT/CTRS, CCLS; Doug Clapp RN, BSN; Aaron Moore, MA

3:30 pm – 7:30 pm *Massage –Massage provided by licensed independent practitioners

7:00 pm – 7:30 pm *Zumba

7:30 pm – 8:00 pm *Wellness Center Program on Relaxation Techniques, Intentions & Goal Setting

Evening: *Connections Team Meet & Greet groups

 

Thursday, September 13th 

7:00 am – 5:00 pm Registration

7:00 am–7:45 am *Yoga – Wellness Center

7:00 am – 8:15 am Breakfast (provided)

8:30 am – 10:30 am *Walk of Remembrance and Opening Celebration

10:30 am–10:45 am Break

10:45 am–5:00 pm Phoenix UBelong Youth and Teen

11:30 am – 12:30 pm Lunch (provided)

12:00 pm–5:00 pm Wellness Center Programming

12:00 pm – 5:00 pm *Massage -Massage provided by licensed independent practitioners

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Phoenix Society’s Image Enhancement Program (IEP)

12:45 pm – 2:00 pm Healing Through Our Stories—Open Mic

2:00 pm – 2:30 pm Break

2:30 pm – 4:30 pm Parent Panel: Using Community and Peer Support to Assist the Family After a Burn Injury

Moderator: Mona Krueger; Panel: Pirrie Wright, Lourdes Heredia, Tanya Nielson, Laura Gonzalez

2:30 pm – 4:30 pm Breakout Sessions

A: In the Line of Duty: Stories of Those Who Serve

B: Romantic Relationships

C: Advances in Burn Care

D: Navigating Laws and Legal Options

E: Complex PTSD and Burn Injury

F: Pain Management

2:30 pm – 4:30 pm Tell Your Story With Purpose: Your Role in Advocacy

4:45 pm – 6:15 pm Support Group – Burn Injured Fire Fighters

4:45 pm – 5:45 pm Friends of Bill W

5:00 pm – 5:30 pm *Chair Yoga

5:30 pm – 6:00 pm *Wellness Center Wind Down

6:45 pm–7:45 pm Friends of Bill W

 

Friday, September 14th

7:00 am–7:45 am *Yoga – Wellness Center

8:00 am–8:45 am *Zumba – Wellness Center

8:00 am–5:00 pm Registration

8:00 am – 9:00 am Breakfast (provided)

9:00 am–10:15 am Creating the Ultimate YouE. Marie Hall and Quentin McCain

8:45 am–4:15 pm Phoenix UBelong

10:15 am–10:30 am Break

10:30 am–5:00 pm Wellness Center Programming

10:30 am – 5:00 pm *Massage - Massage provided by licensed independent practitioners

10:30 am–12:00 pm Healing Through our Stories—Open Mic

10:30 am – 12:30 pm Health Care Focused Session

11:00 am–12:30 pm Aftercare Reintegration Committee

12:45 pm–2:00 pm Lunch (provided)

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Phoenix Society’s Image Enhancement Program (IEP)

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Support Groups

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Health Care Focused Session

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Support Groups

4:15 pm–5:15 pm Friends of Bill W

5:30 pm-6:00 pm *Yoga with Wellness Center Wind Down

7:00 pm–9:00 pm *Talent Show

 

 

Saturday, September 15th

7:00 am–7:45 am *Yoga – Wellness Center

8:00 am–8:45 am *Zumba – Wellness Center

7:30 am – 10:00 am Registration

8:00 am–9:00 am Coffee

8:45 am–11:30 am Phoenix UBelong

9:00 am – 9:30 am Fear of Failure Conquered a Secret Force Inside All of Us, Resilience! - Samoana Matagi

9:30 am – 10:00 am It Takes a Village (The Journey from Victim to Survivor)Dennis Gardin

10:00 am Exhibitor Drawing

10:00 am–10:15 am Break

10:15 am–11:00 am Young Adult Workshop Closing Session

8:45 am–11:30 am Phoenix UBelong

10:15 am–11:45 am Healing Through Our Stories—Open Mic

10:15 am–11:30 am Families Healing Together – Family Centered Open Mic

10:15 am–12:00 pm Wellness Center Programming

10:15 am – 12:00 pm *Massage - Massage provided by licensed independent practitioners

11:45 am–12:00 pm Break

12:00 pm– 12:45 pm Closing Ceremony – Amy Acton

12:45 pm – 2:00 pm Lunch (on own)

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Phoenix Society’s Image Enhancement Program (IEP)

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Wellness Center Programming

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm *Massage - Massage provided by licensed independent practitioners

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Healthcare Focused Session: Helping Clients to Master the Mindset: Healing, Confidence, Goal Setting, and Beyond – E. Marie Hall & Quentin McCain

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Support Groups

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm Wellness Center Closing Program

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm Friends of Bill W

6:00 pm – 11:00 pm * Closing Celebration - Dinner and Entertainment

*Indicates Social Events