North Carolina Association of Marriage and
The North Carolina Association of Marriage and Family Counselors utilizes a systemic perspective to assist couples and families with relationship issues and difficulties that arise in daily living.
President: Tammy Webb – firstname.lastname@example.org
Secretary/Treasurer: Pat Whitfield
The 2014 Fall Family Counseling Conference
The Department of Human Development and Services (HDSV) at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (NCA&TSU) invites you to attend the 2014 Fall Family Counseling Conference “Fostering Families: Connecting Communities.” This year’s Fall Family Conference will be held on November 20-21, 2014 in Proctor Hall on the beautiful campus of NCA&TSU in Greensboro, North Carolina.
On Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 3:00 pm in Proctor Hall room 160, Mr. Kevin Shird will serve as the 2014 Fall Family Conference opening speaker. Mr. Shird is an author, community activist, co -founder and president of the “Mario Do Right Foundation,” a non-profit organization tailored to addressing the needs of children living with parents and family members who are substance abusers. Mr. Shird is a native of Baltimore, Maryland, whereas he serves the community through his membership with the Leadership Council for Open Society Institute-Baltimore, which focuses on testing the effectiveness of place-based philanthropy strategy, addressing some of the most challenging social issues plaguing Baltimore City and other urban centers in the United States. Subsequent to Mr. Shird’s presentation, from 5:00 pm- 6:00 pm, a representative from North Carolina’s License Professional Counseling (NCLPC) Board will host a licensure informational session for conference attendees.
On Friday, November 21, 2014 from 9:00 am -12:00 noon in Proctor Hall room 114, the 2014 Fall Family Counseling Conference will conclude with a Supervision Workshop for Practicum and Internship Site Supervisors, as well as prospective Site Supervisors. As a result of attending this workshop, participants will learn valuable information regarding supervision strategies and techniques, as well as obtain three (3) contact hours. In addition, there will be a panel discussion, focusing on ethics and supervision, along with a brief presentation focusing on supervising Practicum and Internship students. The Supervision Workshop will conclude with a lunch provided by the Department of HDSV.
If you have any questions, please contact Leslie Justice by telephone at (336) 334-7916.
Proctor Hall is located on the corner of Benbow St. and Winbush Ave. If you are entering the campus from Market St., turn onto Benbow Ave., and turn right at the light (i.e., Luther St.) where the Student Health Center is located, then turn right into Lot#2, and walk across Benbow St to Proctor Hall.
Thank you in advance for supporting the 2014 Fall Family Counseling Conference! We hope to see each of you there. Please let us know if you have any conference-related questions or concerns