2018 ASPARC Conference

You missed a good one!  Let us know if you would like to join ASPARC and/or get on our mailing list for future conferences.  If you will contact us, we can also share with you handouts presented at the conference. 

Thanks to all who attended!

Additional Information:

ASPARC President Dr. David Coombs, sitting, left, and opening speaker, Andrea Thomas, MPH

  • Approved for 6.0 credit hours for continuing education by the Alabama Board of Examiners in Counseling

  • Cost of attendance is:

    • $70 for non-members​

    • $50 for members who have joined ASPARC

    • $15 for current students

  • Located at the Homewood Library in Birmingham, AL

    • 1721 Oxmoor Rd, Birmingham, AL 35209​

    • Free parking available

  • Food will be provided, including a continental breakfast and catered lunch. Vegetarian and gluten-free meals available upon request.

Cheryl Acker Dodson, Speaker, along with her daughter who also spoke at the conference. 

Katie Beaugez, M.Ed., ASPARC Grant Coordinator and Treasurer, & Angela Sullivan, M.S., ASPARC Secretary

Judith Harrington, Ph.D., past president of ASPARC, speaker on postvention

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