2017 ACAC Conference Program

The Association for Child and Adolescent Counseling (ACAC) will be holding it’s inaugural national conference July 20th – 21st in Arlington, Virginia. Highlights include a keynote presentation by Deb del Vecchio-Scully, Sandy Hook Counselor & Trauma treatment expert. The conference theme is Trauma in Children and Adolescents

Our Keynote Title: When the Unthinkable Happens: Fostering Resiliency, Hope & Healing

When the unthinkable happens in our communities, life changes for everyone involved, particularly following senseless violence. Counselors must balance their personal reactions while supporting the needs of survivors, particularly traumatized children, through the raw healing steps to recovery.  Deb Del Vecchio-Scully, LPC, former Clinical Recovery Leader of the Newtown community will share her experiences in navigating the aftermath of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. 

Up to 9 hours of APT approved play therapy credits available!
APT Approved Provider #16-471

See our registration page for more details about accommodations.

Register today!