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2014 Gulf South AMCAP Conference
November 14, 2014 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
The Association of Mormon Counselors and Psychotherapists (AMCAP) Presents:
CHANGES TO DSM-5
Presenter: Dr. Peter Emerson, EdD., LPC
Associate Professor at Southeastern Louisiana University
CONTINUING ED: This presentation meets the requirements for 3 CHE hours under the Louisiana LPC Board. We are also seeking presenters in order to provide up to an additional 3 CHE hours (See Call for Presentations).
LUNCH: Provided by LDS Family Services
8:00 to 8:30 am: Registration at LDS Family Services, 480 Robert Blvd., Slidell, LA.
8:30 to 8:45 am: Introduction and overview of conference theme.
8:45 to 10:15 am: Changes to the DSM-5
10:15 to 10:30 am: Break
10:30 to 12 Noon: Changes to the DSM-5
12 Noon to 1:00 pm:Lunch provided by LDS Family Services
1:00 to 2:30 pm: Potential Presentation (See Call for Presentation)
2:30 to 2:45 pm: Break
2:45 to 4:15 pm: Potential Presentation (See Call for Presentation)
4:15 to 4:30 pm: Large Group Discussion and Final Wrap Up
Call for Presentations:2014 1st Annual Gulf South AMCAP Conference:
We are looking for presenters for the 1st annual conference. Come brag about the good work you are doing by presenting a seminar! We are particularly looking for presentations for ethics and supervision as the Louisiana LPC Board now requires 6 hours in DSM-5 Diagnosis and 3 hours of ethics training for all LPC renewals. In addition, those LPC supervisors must now complete 3 hours of CHE training per renewal period. Please send your proposal for presentation to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Proposals must be submitted by Tuesday, September 30, 2014. Don’t delay in sending in your submission to become a presenter at the 1stl conference.
Conference Theme: Counseling: More Than a Job
Conference Dates: Friday, November 14
Conference Location: LDS Family Services, 480 Robert Blvd, Slidell, LA