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Event Proposal Submission
Calling All Speakers, Workshop Presenters and Subject-Area Experts!

NVLPC is looking for new, exciting, and engaging clinically trained presenters to provide many of our continuing education events for the calendar year 2017-2018. If you feel that your experience and knowledge will benefit other clinicians, we would like to hear from you. Our events take place on Friday's and are usually held in Ashburn or Springfield, VA. These events are an hour and a half in length, for which NVLPC can grant 1.5 Counseling CE's through NBCC . Below are content areas we need to cover, and some topics suggestions. 
Please keep in mind that if you are selected as a potential speaker we may need more information than you include in this form to comply with NBCC requirements.

To be considered, your topic must fit into at least one of the nine (9) NBCC the Content Areas / Categories (NBCC Continuing Education provider Policy, November, 2014):

1. Counseling Theory/Practice and the Counseling Relationship

2. Human Growth and Development:

3. Social and Cultural Foundations

4. Group Dynamics and Counseling

5. Career Development and Counseling

6. Assessment

7. Research and Program Evaluation

8. Counselor Professional Identity and Practice Issues

9. Wellness and prevention

You may offer any topic that fits into the above content areas, but here are some suggested topics that we are particularly interested in:


Treating Trauma in therapy

Childhood Trauma

Motivational Interviewing

Military - Women in the Military and Women in Military family systems

Play Therapy

Rehab and Disability issues

Mindfulness -it's impact on the body and brain, and how using it in therapy benefits clients

Child Protective Services/Adult Protective Services Reporting and follow up

Upcoming and New Evidence-Based Practices:

-Updates to specific counseling theories and interventions (Humanistic, Positive Psychology, Transpersonal psychology, motivational interviewing, Gestalt, CBT, REBT, etc)

Multicultural issues (LGBTQ, Latino, Asian, etc)

Technology and Distance Counseling

Creativity and Counseling (Dance, art, music, etc)

Wellness, Counselor Burnout, and Self Care

Spirituality and Counseling

Court-related work

Couples and Relationship Counseling  

Thank you for submitting this initial application to be an NVLPC speaker.  If we are interested in having you speak, we will contact you with more information.

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