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 - 7 of 7 Session(s)
Conference Session
Paper
Concurrent Sessions 8

Claire A. Wood, Heather M. Helms, W. Roger Mills-Koonce, Scott Hall, Kwang-Ho Lee, Ilya A. Okhotnikov, Nathan D. Wood, Adam Farero, Adrian Blow, Ryan Bowles; Facilitator: Jeremy Kanter

8:30 AM
9:45 AM
Session #
317
Location
Salon 16

This session's four papers cover topics including the study of same-sex couples, marriage, Russian couples satisfaction index, and Rasch modeling.

Conference Session
Symposium
Concurrent Sessions 8

Sharon Boland Hamill, Melinda S. Kavanaugh, Hyunjin Noh, Sara M. Moorman, Deborah Carr, Adam Shapiro, Teresa M. Cooney, Channing E. Tate; Discussant: Debra Dobbs; Session Organizer and Chair: Teresa M. Cooney

8:30 AM
9:45 AM
Session #
318
Location
Salon 11

Symposium organized by the Research and Theory Section on aging. Topics include supporting young caregivers, patients with Huntington's disease, relationship quality, and parents' end-of-life planning. 

Conference Session
Poster
Poster Symposium: Families Negotiating Identities and Orientations Across Contexts
12:00 PM
1:30 PM
Session #
324
Location
Grand Ballroom C

86 total posters in this session. Topics include LGBTQ; African-American Families; Sexual Addiction; Feminist Therapists' Experiences of Managed Care; Foster Care and Adoption; plus 14 more topics.

Conference Session
Symposium
Concurrent Sessions 9

Jennifer L. Bellamy, Neil B. Guterman, Aaron Banman, Sandra Morales-Mirque, Justin Harty, Young-Il Kim, Sung Joon Jang, Bright Sarfo, Erin K. Holmes, Alan J. Hawkins, Braquel R. Egginton, Nathan Robbins, Kevin Shafer; Discussant: Jessica Pearson; Convenor: Jay Fagan

1:45 PM
3:00 PM
Session #
335
Location
Salon 1

The results of three randomized control trials examining the effects of fatherhood interventions on low income, primarily unmarried fathers will be presented. The fourth paper will present the findings of a meta-analysis of existing evaluations of fatherhood programs.

Conference Session
Workshop
Concurrent Sessions 9

Leader: Margaret Keiley

1:45 PM
3:00 PM
Session #
336
Location
Salon 2

Attendees will understand how to conduct, and present the findings of a survival analysis in a manner that will allow their audiences to understand the results and use them in their own practice or research.

Conference Session
Symposium
Concurrent Sessions 10

Adam Galovan, Brandon McDaniel, Sarah Schoppe-Sullivan, Melissa A. Barnett, Melissa A. Curran, Olena Kopystynska, Alexandria A. Pech, Shannon M. Warren, Katherine Paschall; Discussant: Bharathi Zvara; Co-chairs: Melissa A. Barnett

4:30 PM
5:45 PM
Session #
347
Location
Salon 12

The goal of this symposium is to advance research on complex links between parenting and coparenting among families raising children. In the three papers, the authors tackle this goal by using different analytical approaches.

Conference Session
Section Meeting

Presider: Christine Proulx, Section Chair

6:00 PM
8:00 PM
Session #
350
Location
Salon 2

All attendees are welcome to attend the member meetings of NCFR Sections.