All Ohio Counselor's Conference
Over 1,500 counseling professionals will gather October 27-29, 2021 to participate in sessions covering a variety of relevant and timely topics. The conference is sponsored by the Ohio School Counselor Association and the Ohio Counseling Association.
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Kent Butler is the 70th President of the ACA and holds a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology, with a concentration in Counseling Psychology, from the University of Connecticut. Dr. Butler is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC), and Nationally Certified School Counselor (NCSC). He currently serves as the faculty advisor to CHI SIGMA IOTA International Honor Society. Dr. Butler also serves as the Principal Investigator, for The High-Risk Delinquent and Dependent Child Educational Research Project: Situational Environmental Circumstances Mentoring Program (SEC), which is a partnership between the University of Central Florida and several Florida universities. On the national level, Dr. Butler has served the Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development (AMCD) as the 2011 – 2012 President and American Counseling Association (ACA) Governing Council Representative (2015 – 2018). He is honored to be a member of AMCD’s Multicultural Counseling Competencies Revisions Committee (2014 – 2015) which produced the newly endorsed Multicultural Social Justice Counseling Competencies (MSJCC). Dr. Butler was bestowed with an ACA Fellow Award in April of 2016. His research and academic interests lie in the areas of Multicultural Counseling, Social Justice, Mentoring, Counseling work as it relates specifically to African American males, Group Counseling, School Counseling, and Multicultural Supervision.
A Continuing Education opportunity
The Ohio Counseling Association is also a Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board (CSWMFT)
This year's conference will be held October 27-29
(in person) at the Hyatt Regency Columbus
CLICK HERE to view our 2020 program (last year)
CLICK HERE for a Save the Date Flyer!
CLICK HERE to reserve your room at the Hyatt Hotel
Questions? Problems? Contact Dwight at (614) 898-9361 of firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday, October 27
Thursday, October 28
Friday, October 29
Registration Fees for 2021 (registration will open in early June): AOCC W-9
Wednesday Pre-Con Only
$150 Early Bird Rate/OCA Professional Member (prior to October 8)
$175 Regular Rate/OCA Member
$200 Early Bird Rate, Non-Member (prior to October 8)
$75 Student Rate/OCA Member (prior to October 8)
$100 Student Rate/OCA Member\
Thursday + Friday Events
$175 Early Bird Rate/OCA Professional Member (prior to October 8)
$225 Regular Rate/OCA Professional Member
$255 Early Bird Non-Member Rate (prior to October 8)
$300 Regular Rate, Non-Member
$115 Early Bird Rate, OCA Student Member (prior to October 8)
$150 Regular Rate, OCA Student Member
$50 Volunteer Rate (Volunteer 4 hours, pay this rate, attend a full day of content)