2019 INFORMATION COMING SOON! 

Conference Dates: 11/7/19 - 11/11/19


 

2018 Information

We are incredibly proud of the diverse, informative, research-focused, and sessions filled with practical ideas you can take back to your work settings. 

Here are the Session Titles for our 2018 Learning Institutes and Breakout Sessions: 

  • I Don’t Know How to Say It: Play Therapy for Adults
  • The Rise of the Franken-Counselor: Neuroscience of Empathy and a Return to Being a Counselor
  • Crisis intervention Counseling and Social Location
  • Addressing Cultural Mistrust: Communicating, Connecting, & Counseling
  • Slavery in the 21st Century: Ways Counselors Can Combat Sex Trafficking, Prostitution, and Slavery
  • A Deep Dive into the 2014 ACA Code of Ethics
  • Partners in Action: Collaboration between School Counseling and Clinical Mental Health
  • The Ethics of Self-Care in Counseling: Exemplifying and Inspiring Holistic Wellness
  • Trauma: My Story, My Event, My Behavior - Charles Winton
  • Continuing Cred: The Importance of Ongoing Multicultural Education
  • Program Evaluations: Development and Implementation Considerations
  • Hope for the Hurting: Ways Professional School Counselors Can Support Heartbroken Students
  • What Can Be Done About School Shootings?
  • SEL in Action: Implementing Effective SEL interventions as School Counselors
  • CBT with Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP) for Treatment of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Cultivating Social Class Awareness in the Counseling Profession
  • Safe & Inclusive Schools: Systems of Support for LGBTQ Students
  • Managing a Mental Health Crisis in Tennessee
  • Self-Care: Preventing, Recognizing and Recovering from Burnout
  • Black Client Matter - Cultural and Clinical Implications for African American Clients
  • Counselor Liability Risk: Helping Clinicians/Supervisors Attend to Attraction Issues in Counseling
  • GIVING KIDS A VOICE in Career Exploration Through Live Technology!
  • Complicated Grief Therapy: Novel Treatment Modality with Experiential Exercises
  • Slavery In The 21st Century: Ways Counselors Can Combat Sex Trafficking, Prostitution and Slavery
  • Introducing a Stress - Reduction Program into a Client's Life with the Added Benefit of Increased Quality of Life Perception
  • Ethical Advocacy for Clients in a Politically Charged Atmosphere
  • Social Justice for the Immigrant Population
  • Improving School Climate for LGBTQ Students: A School Counseling Perspective
  • Ethical and Practical Guidelines for Documentation
  • Using Yoga in Your School Counseling Program
  • The Newly Revised ASVAB Career Exploration Program
  • Career Counseling for Baby Boomers: Aging Like Fine Wine
  • Counseling and Advocating for the “Hidden Client”: Issues and Concerns When Working with the Hispanic Population
  • Demonstrating Wellness: How Supervisors Can Promote Wellness During Supervision
  • Meeting the Counseling Standards while Expanding Your School’s College-Going Culture
  • Pawsitively Resilient Small Groups
  • Navigating Personal Values Ethically in the Field of Professional Counseling
  • Shaping Our Path by Daring to Lead: Lessons Learned from Leadership
  • Dual Licensure: An Exploration of Pursuing Dual Professional Identities
  • The Impact of Trauma in the Classroom
  • Assisting College Students Through Emotional Support Animals
  • The Ethical Decision Making model Applied to Minors: An Opportunity for Advocacy
  • Building a Successful Private Practice: Lessons We Wish We Learned in School
  • AD/HD and Executive Functions: A New Model & Intervention Strategies for School Counselors
  • Meeting the Challenges of Minority Students Transitioning to College
  • Managing Suicide and Self-Harm Risk with Adolescents
  • Copy Cat Non-Suicidal Self-Harm
  • Are Counselors Prepared to Counsel Grieving Clients? Contemporary Models and Strategies
  • The Merits of Mindfulness in Educational Settings
  • Chaos in the Classroom: Introducing Trauma Informed Classroom Management
  • Black Males in Post-Secondary Settings: Implications for Increasing Belongingness
  • Apply Psychology of Work Framework to Appalachian Students
  • Disparities in Juvenile Justice: Recidivism Rates Reduced Through Diversionary Programs
  • TRIBE: Therapeutic Refuge for Inspired Balance & Expression
  • Experiential Group Therapy Interventions for Treating Addictions and Trauma
  • Social Skills Groups as an RTI2-B Tier Intervention