Daily Archives: October 1, 2012

A&T to host N.C. family counseling conference; columnist Leonard Pitts to be keynote speaker

2012 Fall Family Counseling Conference call for proposals and registration

Click on image for proposal and registration forms

The 2012 Fall Family Counseling Conference will be held in Proctor Hall on Thursday November 15th. The conference theme is Families: All of Us for Every One. In addition to break out sessions, the conference will include a panel discussion on the state of families, and a graduate student poster session.

The keynote speaker will be Leonard Pitts, nationally acclaimed columnist with The Miami Herald.

Conference clusters include: Families and Trauma, Families and Health Care/Disabilities, Families and Healthy Marriage, Families and Schools, and Families and Cross-cultural Perspectives.

Proposals for presentations are welcome.  Forms for proposals and for registration are here.

For additional information, contact Dr. Patricia Whitfield, president of the North Carolina Association of Marriage and Family Counselors and associate professor in the Department of Human Development and Services, email address, or 336 334-7916.

The conference is sponsored by the North Carolina Association of Marriage and Family Counselors, the N.C. A&T Division of Student Affairs, and the A&T Department of Human Development and Services.