-- Call for Presentations Information Sheet --
Los Angeles County Psychological Association
Twenty-Eighth Annual Convention
Theme: Do A Lot by Doing a Little More
Saturday, October 15, 2016
DoubleTree by Hilton in Culver City
Featured Afternoon Speaker – Jeffrey Prager, Ph.D.
Please review these instructions carefully. Proposals must be submitted via email as a doc file. CLICK HERE to download the application or contact the LACPA office for one. Complete all the questions on the application and email your application, CV, and photo to the LACPA office email@example.com. Proposals which do not follow the application format and/or are missing information will be returned without consideration. No honorarium is provided for convention presenters. If presenters plan to attend the full convention, registration, at a discounted rate, is required. Reasonable A/V equipment will be provided.
The LACPA Convention Committee is accepting proposals on all topics. Members have expressed interest in programs on PTSD, parenting, anxiety, depression, sexuality, substance abuse disorders, treatment issues with adolescents and couple therapy to name a few. Multicultural perspectives on all topics are welcomed. Proposals will be reviewed by the LACPA Convention Committee. The Committee makes its decision based on the following guidelines:
Proposals should reflect intermediate to advanced levels of learning, the more advanced the better;
A limited number of presentations will be selected;
Proposal topics should be based upon clearly stated educational goals and objectives;
Proposals should reflect applicability and relevance to doctoral level psychologists in the areas of
clinical practice, theory, research, and methodology;
Proposals should demonstrate how the presentation will be organized in order to best facilitate the
learning process for attendees;
Proposals should be objective (i.e., not reflecting any commercial views of the provider or presenter
or anyone giving financial assistance to provider or presenter);
Proposals should be accompanied by a syllabus that contains instructional objectives, learning methods
(i.e., lecture, slideshow, DVD/video, case material, etc.), and an outline of the major points to be presented;
Should you require assistance or clarification, please do not hesitate to call the LACPA office at 818-905-0410.
All proposals must be received, via email, no later than Wednesday, May 4, 2016.
All presentations will be for a two-hour time frame.
There is a maximum of two presenters and one moderator per session.
For consideration, convention proposals must include:
Completed Application (send as word doc) Contact LACPA office for application.
Abstract - maximum of 50 words
Course Goals and Educational Objectives, Course Outline & References
Bio (maximum 60 words) for each presenter
Authorization by all presenters, chairs, moderators
CV of each presenter
One head shot photograph of each presenter (jpg file required - 266 dpi or larger)
Email all of the above materials to firstname.lastname@example.org
www.lapsych.org email@example.com 818-905-0410