MPA's Annual Convention Schedule

The 2021 MPA Annual Convention is going virtual!  All workshops will be presented live via Zoom.  If you have any questions, check our FAQ and/or click here to submit them. Ready to register? Click here

Monday, November 1st

9:00 AM to 12:20 PM –  The State of the Art of Toxic Stress and Resilience Research: Policy and Practice Implications

Presented by Joan Kaufman, Ph.D. 3 CEs

 

1:00 PM to 4:20 PM - Understanding Child Problematic Sexual Behaviors: Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention

Presented by Stephanie Wolf, J.D., Ph.D. 3 CEs

 

Tuesday, November 2nd

 9:00 AM to 12:20 PM - Involving Minors in Decisions about Mental Health Care: Legal, Ethical, Developmental and Clinical Considerations

Meets the MD Licensing Requirement for Laws/Ethics or Risk Management

Presented by Mary Ann McCabe, Ph.D., ABPP 3 CEs

1:00 PM to 3:10 PM - Looking at the New Laws in Maryland through CLEAR Lenses

Gives you 2 of the 3 CE for the MD Licensing Requirement for Laws/Ethics or Risk Management 

  Presented by Richard Bloch, J.D. and Michael Heitt, Psy.D. 2 CEs

 

 Wednesday, November 3rd

9:00 AM to 12:20 PM Assessments with Children of Color

Meets the MD Licensing Requirement for Cultural Diversity

 

1:00 PM to 3:10 PM  Conspiracy Theories in Clinical Practice

 Presented by Joe Pierre, MD 2 CEs

 

Thursday, November 4th

9:00 AM to 12:20 PM Navigating the Upsides and Downsides of Social Media and Video Games

Presented by Kim Burgess, Ph.D. 3 CEs

1:00 PM to 4:20 PM   Decolonizing Trauma Work - From Micro to Macro 


Meets the MD Licensing Requirement for Cultural Diversity

 Presented by Cassandra Walker, LCSW 3 CE

 

 Friday, November 5th

9:00 AM to 12:20 PM Cybersecurity: Basics and Best Practices

Meets the MD Licensing Requirement for Laws/Ethics or Risk Management/ Meets PSYPACT requirements for the E.Passport

  Presented by Jess Ranostaj 3 CEs
 

1:00 PM to 4:20 PM The Deployment Cycle and its Impact on Service Members and Their Families

Meets the MD Licensing Requirement for Cultural Diversity

 Presented by Christy Collette, LMHC 3 CEs

  

Convention Fee Schedule

 

MPA/MSPA Member Rate

Non-Member rate

1 Live Workshop- Plus video recording of the session. No access to other sessions. 

$90

$135

2 Live Workshops- Videos recordings of all workshops

$160

$270

3 Live Workshops – Video recordings of all workshops

$220

$390

4 Live Workshops- Video recordings of all workshops

$270

$470

5 or more Live Workshops with video recordings of all Workshops

$310

$530

 Join MPA today to get the member rate! Click here to submit your application.

Current Students: You are able to attend at a 50% discount. Send a copy of your student ID to [email protected] to get the student discount code. 

Group rates are available please contact the MPA office for more details. 

Registration/CE Policies

Please see the Registration Details page for deadlines, cancellation policies, special needs, and requirements for successful completion in order to obtain CE.

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