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 - 10 of 10 Session(s)
Conference Session
Paper
Concurrent Sessions 2
10:00 AM
11:15 AM
Session #
122
Location
Salon 13

Papers on Hierarchies of Loss; Family Life Stage and Relationship Education Efficacy; Family Resilience and Dementia; and Family Resilience and Dementia

Conference Session
Paper
Concurrent Sessions 4
5:00 PM
6:15 PM
Session #
152
Location
Salon 11

This session will include four papers that cover topics related to relationship education including results from an RCT study of couples education programs, clarifying the difference between relationship education and couples therapy, character strengths, and more.

Conference Session
Paper
Concurrent Sessions 5
8:30 AM
9:45 AM
Session #
209
Location
Salon 13

This session will include four papers that cover topics related to parent absence and blended families including parental incarceration, relationship stability of young mothers and new partners, custody arrangements, and co-parenting after divorce.

Conference Session
Paper
Concurrent Sessions 6
1:45 PM
3:00 PM
Session #
228
Location
Salon 11

This session will include four papers that cover topics related to military families including adolescents’ well-being, parental social support, mental health and unit cohesion, and systemic relationship programs for military couples.

Conference Session
Paper
Concurrent Sessions 6
1:45 PM
3:00 PM
Session #
229
Location
Salon 1

This session's four papers cover topics related to Home Visiting including predictors of burnout, the Family Life Education approach, engaging families, improving early school attendance, and more.

Conference Session
Paper
Concurrent Sessions 6
1:45 PM
3:00 PM
Session #
230
Location
Salon 14

This session's four papers address topics related to family stories including emerging adults' hookup scripts, black female adolescent athletes, sex stereotypes on female students’ in STEM in Kenyan Universities, and more.

Conference Session
Paper
Concurrent Sessions 8
8:30 AM
9:45 AM
Session #
313
Location
Salon 2

This session's four papers cover fatherhood topics including the public child welfare system, couple relationship education, and how leisure influences U.S. Army personnel.

Conference Session
Paper
Concurrent Sessions 9
1:45 PM
3:00 PM
Session #
331
Location
Salon 12

This session's four papers cover the topics: sexuality education with young children; parents talking to their kids about sexuality; developmental influences on emerging adults’ sexual identities; and using self-disclosure in a human sexuality classroom.

Conference Session
Paper
Concurrent Sessions 9
1:45 PM
3:00 PM
Session #
332
Location
Salon 15

This session's four papers cover family well-being topics including Consensus and Relationship Satisfaction, Marital Interventions Couple Relationship Education, Foster Caregivers, and Coparenting.

Conference Session
Paper
Concurrent Sessions 10
4:30 PM
5:45 PM
Session #
342
Location
Salon 15

This session's four papers on families and social media cover topics including siblings, adolescent romantic relationships, online risk behavior, and more.