Social Justice Starts with Us: Building a Responsive Behavioral Health Workforce
Call for Proposals
Deadline for Proposals: February 9, 2018
Join CALPCC for our annual statewide conference on April 20th & 21st, 2018 at San Francisco State University! We are currently seeking proposals for 90-minute education, roundtable, and poster sessions. Please read carefully and follow the instructions in order to be considered for a presentation.
This year we are streamlining our proposal submissions and education session offerings, and will offer themed tracks. In line with this, we are seeking social justice focused proposals that fall into one of the following six tracks:
Attention should be given to working with diverse populations (broadly defined) and meeting varied client needs. All proposals should clearly support the theme of the conference with an emphasis on helping attendees build counseling skills and identifying opportunities for utilizing these skills in practice settings.
The conference learning objectives are as follows:
Proposal Review Process
Complete proposals (submitted with a resume/CV for all presenters) will undergo a double-blind review process. Presenters will be notified of acceptance beginning March 2, 2018. Those whose proposals are not accepted will also be notified.
If your proposal is accepted for presentation at the CALPCC Conference, you must register as an attendee and present as scheduled. There are no discounted registration fees for presenters. Any other costs associated with presenting, including transportation, lodging, and meals (outside of light breakfast and lunch provided on site), will not be covered by CALPCC and are the responsibility of each presenter. Bios, Titles, and Abstracts are subject to editing by CALPCC. Any changes or additions will be shared with the presenter(s) for approval.