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OCA Spring Conference 2019

  • 20 Mar 2019
  • 9:00 AM
  • 21 Mar 2019
  • 3:30 PM
  • Embassy Suites Dublin Hotel
  • 120


  • Discounted rate available for current OCA members who will be active members through Thursday March 21, 2019. Membership is required for this rate.
  • OCA Student Members (membership required) can register for the Spring Conference at a special rate but must be current members of the OCA and maintain membership through Thursday March 21, 2019.

    OCA Retiree Members can also register at this rate.
  • This registration rate is available to any counselor, future counselor, or counselor educator who wants to attend the OCA Spring Conference.

    A lower rate is available if you choose to join the OCA!
  • Available to member or non-member attendees who can only attend the Wednesday March 20, 2019 conference events.
  • Available to anyone who can only attend the Thursday March 21, 2019 portion of the OCA Spring Conference. Includes all meals and events.
  • Graduate Students and Doctoral Candidates registration including the 5:00pm Reception and Poster Sessions event. Restricted to OCA Student Members.
  • For NASW student members, Wednesday offers 3 hours of ethics, 3 hours of supervision, a networking reception and student poster sessions.
  • For OCA Student Members to attend Thursday events including Grad Student events led by Amy Williams, YSU
  • For OCDPB members with a CDCA level certification. This option is a special outreach from the OCA to these future Counselors!
  • Wednesday March 20 only, 2 sessions of 3 hours each, Ethics and Supervision + Networking Reception. For those not members of the OCA
  • Thursday March 21 only registration for those not members of the OCA.
  • After the early bird registration window closes, this reg price takes effect (Monday March 4 - Thursday March 21).
  • OCDP Licensed Professional Registration.
  • Non-Member rate starting Monday March 4 through Thursday march 21.

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The OCA Spring Conference

Wednesday & Thursday March 20-21, 2019

Embassy Suites Hotel, Dublin OH

This Conference is being offered to all OCA Members, NASW Ohio Members, OCD Professionals, OSCA Members, and all counselors and social workers in Ohio.  Our CSWMFT CE Credits are approved for all four professional groups.


(link above and general info below)

WEDNESDAY MARCH 20, 2018 (3 Ethics CEs, 3 Supervision CEs)

9am – Registration and Exhibits

10am – Where Supervisor Sees Supervisee: Culturally Responsive Social Justice Supervision - Colette Dollarhide, PhD, NCC, ACS, LPC/S and Delila Owens, PhD., LPC, LSC.  3 Supervision CE Credits

1pm – Transition and Break (lunch)

2pm – Ethics Training on Privilege and Power: Dual Relationships - Dawn Friedman, PhD, MSEd, LPCC.  3 Ethics CE Credits

5:00pm - Networking Reception

     - Grad Student Poster Sessions

THURSDAY MARCH 21, 2019 (4 CEs)

8am – Registration and Exhibits

9am – Welcome and Introductions

9:15am – Presenting the Case for Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) for Opiate Addictions - Martina Moore, PhD, LPCC, LICDS-CS. 1 General CE Credit

9:00am - Getting the Most out of Mentorship 

               Networking & Making Mentorship Connections

10:45am – Breakouts I (5 sessions, 1 CE) 1 CE Credit

10:45am - Grad Student Track: Making the Most of your Supervised Internship

10:45am - Grad Student Track: How to Thrive as a Doc Student

12:00pm – LUNCH

1:00pm – Breakouts (5 Sessions, 1 CE) 1 CE Credit

1:00pm - Grad Student Track: Resumes, Cover Letters, and Job Hunting for Master's Students

1:00pm - Grad Student Track: CVs, Cover Letters, and Job Hunting for Doctoral Students

2:15pm – Breakouts (5 sessions, 1 CE) 1 CE Credit

2:30pm - Grad Student Track: Ongoing Professional Development: Nurturing Your Passions in Grad School and Beyond

2:30pm - Grad Student Track: Teaching and Research and Service, Oh My!  Developing Skills for Faculty Success in your Ph.D. Program

3:30pm – Adjourn

3:30pm - Grad Student Track: Self-Care and Grad Student Life

The Ohio Counseling Association is an approved provider for the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, Marriage and Family Therapist Board Program.  Approval Number #RCS031407

The OCA is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.

Questions and comments can be directed to Amy Barcelo, Executive Director at: PO Box 470001 | Broadview Heights, OH 44147 | 216.438.1994

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