The annual Professional School Counselor Conference is designed specifically for professional counselors providing services in educational settings for elementary and secondary students. Programs focus on ethics, child & adolescent counseling, student development, group work, at-risk youth, LGBT issues, administration & leadership, crisis response, wellness, technology & innovation, multicultural & social justice issues, and many more.
All conference programs are eligible to receive LPC, NBCC, LMFT, SW, School Psychologist and Psychologist continuing education credits. Programs are scheduled for February 10 - February 12, 2019. Learning Institutes will be held on Sunday, February 10 and are available for an additional fee.
Sunday, February 10
11 am–6 pm | $100
Conference Registration is NOT required to attend a Learning Institute.
Tickets for Learning Institutes may be purchased in advance with registration, or onsite. All Learning Institutes are eligible to receive 6.5 CE hours, and includes (1) 30-minute lunch break. If you are already registered for the conference and would like to add a Learning Institute, call #512.472.3403 ext. 13.
Brian Van Brunt joined The NCHERM Group as senior vice president for professional program development in January of 2013, and currently spends most of his time providing consulting services to schools, colleges, and universities across the country and abroad on a wide variety of topics related to student mental health, counseling, campus violence, and behavioral intervention.
Dr. Van Brunt is a regular speaker for academic conferences around the world. He has presented dozens of workshops with the American College Counseling Association (ACCA), Association of Student Conduct Administrators (ASCA), National Association of Forensic Counselors (NAFC), American College Personal Association (ACPA), Association of University College Counseling Center Directors (AUCCCD), Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education (NASPA), and the European Congress on Violence in Clinical Psychiatry (OUD)
Houston Kraft is a professional speaker, leadership consultant, and kindness advocate who speaks at schools, conferences, and events internationally. He has spoken to nearly a half a million people at 500 engagements and counting. He is the co-founder of CharacterStrong - trainings and curriculums that create more compassionate cultures in schools and communities. He has been featured on the Huffington Post and highlighted by the Random Acts of Kindness Foundation. His messages about character, leadership, compassion, and kindness resonate with audiences age 5-95
Save yourself a seat in the program(s) of your choice as a facilitator. Facilitator sign-up will open in early-January.