MSCA VIRTUAL Conference

Please Note: Registration has closed for the Spring 2021 Conference. For thos who already registered, the conference content is available to view through November 2021 for renewal units/CEUs.
If you have not already, please complete this survey to let us know when you'd like to recieve your CEUs: Renewal Units/CEUs Survey 


MSCA is excited for our second Virtual Spring Conference! We have partnered with ASCA and a virtual event platform company to bring you a virtual experience that includes many of the aspects we all love about the in-person conference including an Exhibitor Hall, Grade-band level sharing and live Q&As with our keynote speakers.

Dates:
The conference will occur on three separate days in Spring 2021
- Day 1: February 23rd, 12:00-4:00 PM
- Day 2: March 30th, 12:00-4:00 PM
- Day 3: April 27th, 12:00-4:00 PM

Registration opens January 6th, 2021 - April 26th, 2021. Register here!

**All conference content will be available to view on-demand through November 2021.**

Cost:
Please note that we will not be able to offer single day prices for this event.

MSCA Members:
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- Professional/Supporting = $99
- Retired/Student = $75

Non-Members = $175

Exhibitor and Sponsorships options are available. Please email Kindle Lewis at executivedirector@mtschoolcounselor.org for further information.

Professional Development:
Over 20 OPI Renewal Units and CEUs will be available to earn through November, 2021 as all of the conference content will be available to view and "attend" on the conference platform through video-on-demand.


Content & Schedule:

Sectional presenters will be able to attend their own recorded session and interact with attendees through a chat box. Presenters will also receive a complementary registration to the entire conference.

Schedule

Day 1: Feb. 23rd - Anxiety

 

Time

Virtual Room 1

Virtual Room 2

Virtual Room 3

12:00-12:50 

Recorded Keynote: Dr. Bella Bikowsky 

Title: Managing Anxiety 101: Trauma Informed Strategies to Help Support Educators

1:00-1:40

Live Q&A with Dr. Bella Bikowsky

1:40-2:00

Exhibitor Hall Break

2:00-2:50

Sectional A: Dr. Kim Brown Campbell 

Title: Creative Activities for School Counseling:  Anxiety Reduction through Art


 

Sectional B: ASCA Webinar - Alleviating Anxiety Through School Counseling Interventions 


 

Sectional C: Dylan Wright, Dr. Jayna Mumbauer-Pisano, & Dr. Emily Sallee 

Title: Anxiety and The Benefits of Improvisational Theatre

3:00-3:50

Sectional D: Dr. Emily Sallee 

Title: The Collective Trauma of COVID and its Impact on PK-12+ Education

Sectional E: Dr. Caroline Fenkel 

Title: Navigating the Continuum of Mental Health Care for Teens and Young Adults 


 

Sectional F: Amy McDonald and David Parish
Title: Connection Matters: Amplify the Strengths in Your Community Through Connection!

 

Day 2: March 30th - Crisis and Trauma Response

 

Time

Virtual Room 1

Virtual Room 2

Virtual Room 3

12:00-12:50 

Recorded Keynote: Dr. Dan Lee

Title: My Friend George
Focus: collaboration between administrators and school counselors to develop crisis prevention and response

1:00-1:40

Live Q&A with Dr. Dan Lee

1:40-2:00

Exhibitor Hall Break

2:00-2:50

Sectional A: Tina Boone & Jeremy Carlson

 

Title: Maximizing staff voice in HS: collaborating with admin for systemic change and SEL

Sectional B: Chelsea Winterholler

Title: Media Safety for Students


 

Sectional C: Angela Harris & Amy McDonald

Title: The Neurosequential Model: Orchestrating Doses for Trauma and the Brain

3:00-3:50

Sectional D: Dr. Ariel Goodman Williams

Title: Trauma sensitive movement/yoga practice

Sectional E: Dr. Courtney Berry & Jeanne Bonds

Title: Not (Just) This, But That...Meeting the Needs of ALL Learners

Sectional F: Rene Erlandsen & Megan Vincent

Title: Coaching students in Career Pathways

 

Day 3: April 27th - Virtual School Counseling

 

Time

Virtual Room 1

Virtual Room 2

12:00-12:50 

Recorded Keynote: Dr. Deb Hardy

1:00-1:40

Live Q&A with Dr. Deb Hardy

1:40-2:00

Exhibitor Hall Break

2:00-2:50

Elementary Level Sharing

High School Level Sharing

Middle School Level Sharing

K-12 Level Sharing

3-3:50- Membership Meeting- All BOD members 

Bonus videos from ASCA (no ASCA membership needed):

  • Improve Attendance and Reduce Chronic Absenteeism
  • ASCA National Model: Advisory Council

  • Virtual Career Lessons

  • Tech Tools for School Counselors

  • Social Justice and ASCA National Model


Questions? Email our Professional Development Committee Chair, Katy Thomas, at katy@mtschoolcounselor.org

 
Thank you to our Conference Sponsors






Registration Open Through April 26th


All conference content will be available for On-Demand streaming through November, 2021

MSCA Members: be sure to log in prior to registering to receive your discounted price!




Exhibitor and Sponsor Information
Please email Kindle Lewis at executivedirector@mtschoolcounselor.org for further information.