2017 NCFR Annual Conference Session Listing

2017 Full Conference Schedule (PDF)

Below, find details about each session planned for the 2017 NCFR Annual Conference, Nov. 15-18 in Orlando, Florida. We have also created a series of sessions sorted by NCFR sections and interest areas.

Session pages will include presentation slides or handouts if the presenter(s) chose to make them available. 

Showing 1 - 3 of 3 Session(s)
Conference Session
Symposium
Invited Symposium
12:00 PM
1:15 PM
Session #
322
Location
Grand Ballroom B

This symposium includes three papers on toxic stress, which is the chronic experience of adversity absent the presence of a nurturing figure who can buffer these experiences. This session will be live streamed.

(Made possible with the support of Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago)

Conference Session
Symposium
Concurrent Sessions 9
1:45 PM
3:00 PM
Session #
329
Location
Grand Ballroom B

Invited symposium on family policy and disabilities, organized by Family Policy and Families and Health Section. This session will be live streamed. 

Conference Session
Symposium
Concurrent Sessions 10
4:30 PM
5:45 PM
Session #
339
Location
Grand Ballroom B

This session previews a special issue of the Journal of Family Theory and Review that will consider what it will take for family policy to achieve firmer footing as a field of inquiry, particularly in the current political climate. This session will be live streamed.