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Tuesday — February 19, 2013

 

8:30 am

Graduate Course, (Level 2 – Hall of Fame Room)

8:30 am

Preconference workshop registration opens (Level 4)

9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Full-day Preconference Workshops (includes lunch)

  • Dr. Sylinda Gilchrist Banks–“Using Reality Therapy to Enhance Student Achievement”
  • Dr. Carolyn Stone– “Negotiating the Legal & Ethical Complications of Working with Minors in Schools”
  • Bill Symonds & Jim Stone– “College & Career Readiness: School Counselors Answering the Call”

12:00 Noon

Graduate Course Alternate Start Time, (Level 2 – Hall of Fame Room)

1:30 - 5:00 pm

Half-day Workshops

  • Gary Campbell- “Day on the Hill – Meet your Representative”
  • Mark Kuranz– “R.A.M.P. – Recognized ASCA Model Programs”
  • Dr. Mark Gillen- “Solution Focused Counseling in Schools”
  • Angela Buchenauer/Cheryl Mitchell- “Promoting your School Counseling Program Using the SPARC-W”
  • Dr, Carrie King/Dr. Tammy Scheidegger- “Strategies for Compassionate Classrooms in Trauma Sensitive Schools”
  •  Jennifer Betters-Buon/Fran Johnson- “Making PBIS Work: Strategies, Ideas, & Positive Planning”

5:00 - 6:30 pm

WSCA Board Meeting

4:00 - 8:00 pm

Exhibits open

7:00 - 9:30 pm

Evening Workshops

  • Richard Boardman & Tria Wedge- “Counseling Therapy Games-Hands On”
  • Pat St.Germain- “An Advanced Session on How to Use Sensory Strategies During Emotionally Challenging Times”
  • Debra Minsky-Kelly- “Ethical Practice with the Changing American Family”
  • Sharon Hansen- “IMPROV”e Your Life”

Wednesday — February 20, 2013

7:30 am

Graduate Course, (Level 2 – Hall of Fame Room)
Registration opens, (Level 4)

8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Exhibits open

8:30 am

General Session I - Welcome: Lori Peacock- WSCA President

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Lawana Gladney

10:30 - 11:30 am

Sectionals – 1

12:15 - 1:15 pm

Sectionals – 2

12:15 - 2:30 pm

Intensive Sectionals

1:30  - 2:30 pm

Sectionals – 3

3:00 - 4:00 pm

Sectionals – 4

3:00 – 5:15 pm

Intensive Sectionals

4:15  - 5:15 pm

Sectionals – 5

5:15 – 7:00 pm

NEW in 2013 !!  WSCA & Exhibitor Social Networking Reception, (Level 4 – Grand Terrace)

Thursday — February 21, 2013

8:00 - 11:00 am

Exhibits and Registration Open

8:30 - 9:30 am

Sectionals – 6

8:30 - 10:45 am

Intensive Sectionals

9:45 - 10:45 am

Sectionals – 7

11:00 am

President's Brunch

12:00 pm

Keynote Speaker:  Roger Seip

 

 
 

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