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ACAM’s 2015 Conference April 9-11!

Unplug and (Re) Connect

Hotel rooms just $89 again this year!

Just some of the topics available this year:

Comprehensive Treatment of Eating Disorders – a 6 hour presentation
Career Development Facilitator Certification
Counseling the Teenager: Surviving the Teen Years
Connecting Families and Generations through Dignity Therapy
Spirituality & Psychology: Using Personality Type to Discover Your Own Spiritual Path
The Mental Health Stigma: Depression is a Casserole Disease and Other Useful Information
The Trauma Experience of Autism: Treatment Implications and Comorbidities
Prepping for Productive Partnerships: Developing effective strategies for premarital counseling

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Keynote Address  “Unplug and (Re)Connect”

by  Elizabeth Dimmitt, MS, LPC, Destinee Biesemeyer and Erin Richmond

Keynote Address  “Decorum in Court” and “What the Law Would Tell the Counselor””

by David Macoubrie, JD

Other Speakers

  1. Using Metaphor in Clinical Supervision

with Nancy L.A. Forth, Ph.D., LPC, NCC and Amanda Finkeldei, Erica Goans, Cara Gruhala, Keith Jones,  Jennifer Reid, Kimberly Retherford, and Bobby Vaughan

  1. Mental Health Stigma: Depression Is A Casserole Disease And Other Useful Information (Part1)  

with Carla Edwards, MBA PHD,  Keyonna Hawkins and  Cana Poteet

  1. Comprehensive Treatment of Eating Disorders (Part 1)

 with Katie Thompson LPC, NCC, CEDS

  1. Connecting Families and Generations through Dignity Therapy

 with Eileen Spinner, MA, LPC

  1. The Trauma Experience of Autism:  Treatment Implications And Comorbidities

with Robert Cox – MA Graduate Student

  1. Counseling the Teenager: Surviving the Teen Years

with Kimberly Brownridge, MA, LPC, NCC, BCPC

  1.  Comprehensive Treatment of Eating Disorders (Part2)

 with Katie Thompson LPC, NCC, CEDS

  1.  Mental Health Stigma: Depression Is A Casserole Disease And Other Useful Information (Part2)  

with Carla Edwards, MBA PHD,  Keyonna Hawkins and  Cana Poteet

  1. Integrating Religion and Spirituality in Counseling and Psychotherapy  (part1 )

with John Harpole, MA, LPC, doctoral student at the UM–Saint Louis and Tara Vossenkemper, MA, LPC, doctoral student at the UM–Saint Louis

  1.  Let’s begin with the end in mind.  The sooner you start planning for your retirement, the better your retirement will be with Jerry Walker, Ed.S. LPC
  1. Comprehensive Treatment of Eating Disorders (part 3)

with Katie Thompson LPC, NCC, CEDS 4

  1. Career Development Facilitator Certification

 with Knowledge Works by Shantele Raper

  1. Comprehensive Treatment of Eating Disorders (Part4)

with Katie Thompson LPC, NCC, CEDS

  1. Integrating Religion and Spirituality in Counseling and Psychotherapy  (part 2 )

  with John Harpole, MA, LPC, doctoral student at the UM–Saint Louis and Tara Vossenkemper, MA, LPC, doctoral student at the UM–Saint Louis

  1. The Trauma Experience of Autism: Treatment Implications And Comorbidities

with Robert Cox, MA graduate Student Mid America Nazarene University

  1. True Colors (part1)

with Ellen Nickrent, MA, LPC, NCC

  1.  True Colors (part2)  

with Ellen Nickrent, MA, LPC, NCC

  1. Prepping for Productive Partnerships: Developing effective strategies for premarital counseling

with Ms. Jackie Cochenour, M.S. Ed. Also Tristan Patterson, Ashley Cross, Courtney Chapple, Alexandra Hartwig, James Geiger, Keyonna Hawkins, and Sean Cahill

  1. Using Yoga as a Therapeutic Tool:  New ‘Twists’ on an Ancient Practice

 with Rhonda Lesley, MA, LPC, RYT-200

  1. Breaking Old Habits: Cultivating Healthy Engagement Using the Adolescent Community Reinforcement Approach (A-CRA)

with Rashid Muhammad, MA, LCPC, LPC

  1. Collaborative Career Advising: Promoting Advising and Career Connections

with Carrie Collier, Doctoral candidate  University of Oregon, and Craig Benson, Doctoral Student at MU

  1. Refueling Your Practice – A Therapy Sampler

with Kathryn L. Boone, MS, LPC

  1. Quieting the Critics: Owning Your Healthy Lifestyle

with Jackie A. Kibler, Ph.D. & Linda K. Sterling, Ph.D.

  1. Indian culture: Implications for supervisors and counselors

with Amber F. Lancaster EdS, LPC

  1.  Plugging into the New DBT Skills Training Manual
  2. Spirituality & Psychology: Using Personality Type to Discover Your Own Spiritual Path

with Kate Schroeder, Med, LPC,NCC

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