2017 NCFR Annual Conference Session Listing

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Below, find details about each session planned for the 2017 NCFR Annual Conference, Nov. 15-18 in Orlando, Florida.

Register for the conference to attend these great sessions! Can't attend in person? Find information about our live-streaming option that allows you to watch these 19 conference sessions online.

A special thank you to this year's conference host — the Florida State University Department of Family and Child Sciences — for its generous support of the conference!

Showing 1 - 7 of 7 Session(s)
Invited Symposium
11:30 AM
12:45 PM
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Understanding the link between research, practice, and policy is important for both family scholars and practitioners. The presenters in this invited symposium will discuss how they approach family issues with a focus on impacting policy change. This session will be live streamed.

Concurrent Sessions 4
5:00 PM
6:15 PM
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Invited Workshop organized by the Students and New Professionals group. Moderator/Facilitator: Adriana Umaña-Taylor

Resource Exchange
SNP Resource Exchange
6:30 PM
8:00 PM
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Topics presented will include: Facilitating Collaborative Multi-tiered Research Teams; Rooting Your Community in Your Research; Burnout in MFTs; Title IX Mandated Reporting; and Connecting University and Local Communities.

12:00 PM
1:30 PM
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Please come and share your ideas on how to promote mentorship at NCFR. We are seeking input from practitioners, CFLEs, faculty and students at all levels about how to create a formal and sustainable mentoring program for NCFR.

Concurrent Sessions 7 (Invited Workshop)
3:00 PM
4:30 PM
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In this invited workshop, we will explore the lessons learned from research and practice about how to build healthy resilient communities from large cities like New York and Washington D.C. to small rural towns like Joplin, Missouri.

Invited Workshop
12:00 PM
1:15 PM
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This workshop will address the ways that scholars engage and advocate for communities at the local, state, and national level in our professional and personal lives.

7:30 AM
8:45 AM
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The purpose of this session is to match undergraduates with mentors in their projected field of work, facilitate career enhancing and meaningful interactions between mentors and mentees.