POSTPONED: 4th International Neurosequential Model Symposium: Understanding the Power of Connection

Submitted on Monday, 02/10/2020 - 5:14 pm


Important COVID-19 Update: The Symposium is postponed until further notice.  

About the Event

The 4th Int’l Neurosequential Model Symposium: Understanding the Power of Connection will take place at The Banff Centre in Banff, Alberta, Canada on Thursday, June 4 and Friday, June 5, 2020.

Limited to 450 delegates, this event will focus on the continued development of the Neurosequential Approach and relationship-building within the NM community.  Day 1 will open with a morning Keynote Address by Dr. Bruce D. Perry.  After lunch, delegates will choose from a variety of breakout sessions related to the Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics (NMT), the Neurosequential Model in Education (NME), the Neurosequential Model for Caregiving (NMC) and The Neurosequential Model in Sport (NM-S).  Day 2 will provide delegates with additional session offerings in these track areas and other areas as well.  In addition to presentations by Dr. Bruce Perry, Featured Speakers include Dr. Stuart Ablon, Dr. Kristie Brandt, Nelba Marquez-Greene, and Dr. Jimmy Greene.  The 2020 NM Symposium is cosponsored by Hull Services and The Neurosequential Network.

The NM Symposium offers a unique opportunity to learn, grow, and connect in a relationally-rich context and in an emotionally restorative setting.  Come take advantage of the world-renowned scenery while learning from world-class leaders in the field of trauma and child development.

Please do NOT register for the 2020 Symposium if you plan to participate in a Banff Boot Camp. The NM Symposium registration fee is included in Boot Camp.  The Neurosequential Network is holding both NMT Phase I and NME Boot Camps beginning Wednesday, June 3rd and run through both days of the symposium. Read more about Banff NME Boot Camp here and Banff NMT Boot Camp here.

The symposium registration fee is $575 USD and includes the 5% mandatory GST (tax). The fee also includes an evening reception on Thursday, June 4th, as well as breakfast, lunch and nutrition breaks on June 4th and June 5th. Dinners, transportation, lodging and park passes are not included. CEs are available for an additional $40 USD.

Cancellation Policy

A $75 USD fee will be applied to all cancelations. Cancelations may be made through midnight CST, May 8, 2020 by contacting us here. Beginning May 9th, no refunds will be made.


A limited number of rooms are being held for delegates at The Banff Centre. Reservations are strongly recommended. Please follow the link below for room rates and to make a reservation.


For delegates booking air travel, the most convenient airport to fly into is Calgary International Airport (YYC).  Most delegates will rent a car from YYC (be sure to reserve one well in advance) and drive the 1 hour and 40 minutes to Banff.

The Banff Airporter is also an option and offers shuttle service between YYC and Banff.  For more information, visit

Sponsorship Opportunities

We are seeking sponsorship to assist with some of the expenses including travel and stipends for five luminary speakers and special guests; evening reception; two to four interpreters for hearing impaired delegates; and mobility options for delegates requiring wheel chairs. We are pleased to offer a comprehensive benefit package for each sponsorship level.