2021 Graduate Student Poster Sessions

TACES: Tennessee Association for Counselor Education and Supervision


We invite graduate students to apply to present a poster at our upcoming TCA Virtual Conference on November 12-13, 2021.  

Eligible poster presentations must be relevant to the counseling profession and may include the following:

  • Completed literature review
  • Qualitative studies that can be described in a research format
  • Master’s thesis
  • Doctoral dissertation
  • Counseling interventions/techniques
  • Counselor advocacy considerations
  • Independent research project
  • Completed empirical studies that have a research format (show introduction, method, results, and brief discussion


Please note the following guidelines:

  • The first-place winner of the poster presentation will receive $100! 
  • The virtual poster sessions will be held Friday, Nov. 12 between 2:30-3:45 (CST) and Saturday, Nov. 13 between 11:30-12:45 (CST)
  • Content can be structured as a literature review, research study (in progress or proposed), counseling intervention, or a conceptual call to action
  • Students may create a virtual poster using a PowerPoint template (click HERE for an example) or infographic
  • Only 1 presenter per presentation
  • Presenters must register for the conference
  • Presenters will submit their product to the Poster Chair by Nov. 7, 2021, then provide a 10-minute virtual verbal presentation on the day of the event (either Nov. 12 or Nov. 13). Presenters will then take questions from the virtual audience.
  • Winners will be announced by the conclusion of the conference.


Please return the completed application (below) to: Dr. Eva Gibson at [email protected] with the subject line TACES 2021 Grad Posters” by Sunday, October 24, 2021.  Notice of acceptance will be sent by Oct. 31 and products (Powerpoints or infographics) are due by Nov. 7. 

2021 TACES Grad Student Poster Application.docx




The Tennessee Counseling Association has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 2043. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. The Tennessee Counseling Association is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.