2019 Breakout Sessions

We are incredibly proud of the diverse, informative, research-focused, and sessions filled with practical ideas you can take back to your work settings. 


Here are the Session Titles for our 2019 Learning Institutes and Breakout Sessions: 

A Relaxation Room…Focusing on the Explosive Student
ACA’s Disability Competencies: Ethical Considerations and Implications for Counseling
Addiction Needs: What Maslow Can Tell Us about Substance Use
Advocating for DCS Involved Youth through Transitions
Breaking through Denial of Addiction by Addressing Addiction Related Grief and Loss
Bridging the Silence: Connecting Counselors with Deaf Culture
Buddhist Psychology’s Influence on Mindfulness in the Counseling Profession
CBT and Depression 
Counseling Child Survivors of Trauma
Countering the Impact of School Violence and Crisis
Court Involvement Training: The Dreaded Subpoena, Now What? 
Developmental Networks and Interpersonal Support of Beginning Counselors
Distinguishing ADHD and PTSD in School-Aged Children
Ecotherapy: Getting Back to Nature
Effective Collaboration Strategies with other Service Providers for Refugee Populations
Grief, PTSD or ADHD: Which is It?
Healthy Conversations with Teenagers on Suicide
Help! My Overcontrol is Out of Control
It’s All about Multicultural Education: Creating Inclusive Spaces
Know Your Options: SAT Redesign 
Loving, Living, and Losing: Loss in LGBTQ+ Lives
Opioid Treatment
Our Profession is Personal: Addressing Values Conflicts in Counseling
Playing Through Grief: Moving Beyond Talk Therapy to Process Loss
Preventing Veteran Suicide
Punk Rock Counselor: Developing Counseling Podcasts
Safe and Empowering Trauma Informed Mediation and Mindfulness Practices
School-Based Child-Centered Play Therapy
Self-Care: Can Social Media Impact Mental Health?
Supervision Ethics: Enhancing Competence through Cases and Discussion
Supervisory Relationships: Why They Matter and How to Build Them
Tearing Down the Walls for Latino Students with Disabilities
The Journey from Agency Work to Private Practice
The Use of Restorative Practices in a Trauma-Informed School
Time to Get Creative: 15 Activities for Working with Families in Crisis
TN LPC-MHSP Jurisprudence Ethics, Rules & Laws Review
What’s Good for the Goose: Applying Multicultural Best Practices for Students with Value Conflicts
Why Isolated Self-Care Doesn’t Work
Working with LGBTQ Students
Workplace Mental Health: Bosses, bullies and burnout