Psychopharmacology for Counselors:  Nuts and Bolts:


Presenter:  Miriam Tetelbom, MD, Licensed Psychiatrist

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"Counseling Trans* Kids and Their Parents"


Presenter:  Jennifer Whitlock, MA, LPC

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"Out-of-the-Box Techniques and Activities for Counselors"


Presenters:  Yumiko Ogaway, PhD, LPC, ACS, RPT-S

Jean Georgiou, EdD, LPC, NCC, ACS

Vaibhavee Agaskar, Phd

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"ACA ASERVIC Spirituality Competencies - Rules and Tools"



Presenter:  Margaret Tana, EdD, LPC, LCADC

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"Spirituality and Religious Vales in Couples Work"


Presenters:  Meredith Keller, MA, LPC & Gurpreet Kaur, EdD, CCMHC, LPC, ACS, NCC

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   "Substance Use Disorders:  What Does That Mean"


Presenter:  Jennifer McClendon, MA, LAC, LCADC, NCC


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"Spouse Abusers:  What How Often, Who, Why"


Presenter:  Richard Kessler, PhD, NCC, DVS

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Animal Exposure Therapy With Traumatized Children:


Presenters:  Catherine Alvarez, MA Candidate and Marcela Kepicova, EdS, LPC

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"Holistic Living With Mindfulness"


Presenter:  Suruchi Saini, MA, LPC, NCC, CCTP

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"Into the Light:  A Counselor's Introduction to Human Trafficking"


Presenters:  Donalee Brown, PhD, LP and Jacqueline K. Skutka, MA Candidate

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"Revitalizing Lives of Widowed Elderly Through Leisure"


Presenter:  Marcela Kepicova, Eds, LPC, NCC

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"Insurance - How to Avoid Insanity"


Presenter:  Katharine Napoli, BA and Nancy Benz, MA, LPC, ACS

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"Understanding the Regulations and Laws for Licensure"


Presenter:  Mel Bennett, MA, LPC

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A Dialogue With Your Licensure Board"


Presenters:  William F. Green, MS, LRC, CRC, CPRP

Diane Licht, MA, LPC

Dana Kaspereen-Guidicipietro, PhD, LPC, LCADC, NCC, ACS

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"Electrotherapy Stimulation for Anxiety, Insomnia, and Depression"


Presenter:  Joseph Springer, PhD, LP

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"Toward Multicultural Counseling Competence:  The Cognitive Conceptualization


Presenter:  Michael Likier, PhD, ACT, LP

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"Graduate Group Experience:  Trusting the Process"


Presenter:  Jean Georgiou, EdD, LPC, NCC, ACS

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"Counseling Single Mothers:  Research and Practice"


Presenters:  Megan Delaney, PhD and Ashley Smith, MA Candidate

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"African Yes, But I Don't Have Ebola"


Presenter:  Lorraine Nelson, PhD, LPC, NCC

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"College Students and Bullying:  Experiences and Intervention"


Presenters:  Anthony Tasso, PhD, LP, ABPP, ACS

Jacqueline Cottrell, MA and Madonna Saganda, MA

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"Balancing Our Emotion Regulation Systems With Compassionate Attention"


Presenters:  Peter Economou, PhD, LPC and Vanessa Chafos, MA, LAC

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"Multimodal Therapy:  Brief and Comprehensive Psychotherapy"

Presenter:  Clifford Lazarus, PhD, LPC

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"I Don't Know What to Say..."

Presenter:  Janice Oursler, PhD, NCC, CRC

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"Riding the Waves of Cognitive Therapy:  A History and Emphasis on Third Wave CBT"

Presenter: Peter Economou, PhD, LPC

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"Fostering Resilience in Children Coping With Loss"

 Presenter: Connie Palmer, MSW, LCSW

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