Conference 2010

Nurturing Mothers:  A Paradigm for Depression, Trauma and Postpartum Healing

Speaker: Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, Ph.D., IBCLC


Victoria, B.C., October 2, 2010


KKT and committee

A big thanks to our many volunteers and the staff of the Mothering Touch Centre who worked so hard to make this event possible! In alphabetical order: Monique Barker, Eva Bild, Kathyrn Eagleheart, Mary Gadsby, Phyllis Hollinger, Erin Kicks, Terry Lyon, Sacha Sauve, Margaret Silzer, Swati Scott's family, Lisa Wilson, Al van Akker.

(Conference committee top row, from left to right: Swati Scott, Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, Audrey Trenholme, Monika Hofmeier. Bottom row, from left to right: Elizabeth Watt, Ruth McAllister, Kay van Akker.)


Thanks to all who attended, the Conference was a great success!

We had a total of 104 attendees. We had 55 attendees from Victoria, 22 from other areas of Vancouver Island and 13 from Greater Vancouver. We also had more than 6 people coming from other parts of B.C., Alberta, and Washington!


If you were not able to attend, please send an email to or visit Kathleen's websites and Her websites contain a wealth of information. If you click on "Science Chick Live" from, you can listen to podcasts of several of her presentations.