The Annual Meeting of the Association for Development of the Person-Centered Approach will begin at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday evening, July 19th in the Community Meeting Room, and will end at 12 noon on Sunday, July 23, 2017. All dorm and meeting rooms are located at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Student Center East, 700 South Halsted Street, Chicago, Illinois 60607.
Pre-Conference will convene on Wednesday, July 19th from 10:00 a.m. till noon and from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Marge Witty will be teaching a didactic on client centered theory in the morning and will facilitate an open discussion in the afternoon. Please note on your Registration Form if you plan to attend the Pre-Conference Workshop. Dr. Witty will send you a reading list, which will help in your enjoyment and participation in the workshop. No separate fees are required for attending.
CEU’s. We are in the process of securing approval for continuing education units and will post information here as soon as it is finalized. We will not know how many total continuing education units will be available until after we receive program proposals from our attendees. Please submit your proposals as soon as possible to help all with this planning, but it is likely that the earliest we will be able to estimate total CEUs will be April. We will post updates here as we receive proposals.
Registration Fees for the Conference are listed on the Registration pageof this website. The reduced early bird rate is available to those who register and pay before April 15. After April 15th the full conference fee applies.
Scholarship Requests for registration costs should be submitted by April 1st. If you are requesting a scholarship, please fill out the Registration Form completely and check the box saying that you are applying for a scholarship. Submit or mail your Registration Form without payment. We will keep in touch with you by email as we learn how much money is available for scholarships. We hope to be able to meet your request and will be able to give you a sense of the amount of the scholarship funds available in early May. Contributions to the conference Scholarship Fund are most welcome and appreciated, and are also tax deductible.
Housing at UIC. To guarantee on-campus housing, please submit your registration no later than June 1, 2017. The dorm is accessible 24 hours a day. However, the Dorm Registration Desk is closed between 12 a.m. and 8 a.m. Please let us know by July 5th if you expect to arrive after 12 a.m. on your first night. Security will be notified in advance of your expected arrival. For more details on finding your way to UIC, parking and housing, please visit the Logistics page of this website.
Meals. Coffee, tea, and rolls will be served each morning in the main conference room. There are also a number of fast food restaurants located within the Student Center. The University cafeteria plan may be available to us as well (we will not know until early summer).
Looking forward to seeing you in July.
The ADPCA2017 Conference Committee email@example.com
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