The 45th Annual PCA Conference
What: Efficacy and Advocacy: Advancing the Profession of Counseling in Pennsylvania
When: November 8th, 9th, and 10th, 2013
Where: The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel in State College, PA
New Happenings This Year!
Friday, November 8th from 7:30 – 9:00pm
Saturday, November 9th from 8:00am – 4:00pm
Sunday, November 10th from 8:00 – 11:45am
Want the reduced Early Bird conference registration rate? Register by September 27th!
Friday, November 8, 2013
11:00 am to 7:00 pm— Registration (Lobby)
4:30 pm to 7:30 pm— PCA Board Meeting
7:30 pm to 9:00 pm— Welcome Reception/Poster Presentations (cocktails and light fare)
Saturday, November 9, 2013
7:30 am to 11:30 am—Registration (Lobby)
8:00 am to 11:00 am—Breakfast Bar open
8:15 am to 8:45 am—Opening Reception – President's Welcome (at breakfast bar area near session rooms)
8:45 am to 5:45 pm—Exhibitor Tables Open (Want to be an exhibitor? See below!)
8:45 am to 10:15 am—1.5 Hour Educational Sessions
10:30 am to 11:30 am 1 Hour Educational Sessions
11:45 am to 1:30 pm—Awards Luncheon and Keynote Speaker, Bradley Erford
1:45 pm to 4:00 pm—1 Hour Educational Sessions (Beginning at 1:45 and 3:00)
4:15 pm to 5:45 pm—Division Meetings
Dinner on your own
8:00 pm to 9:00 pm—President's Reception: "Let's Talk Legislation and Advocacy" (wine and light fare)
Sunday, November 10, 2013
7:45 am to 8:45 am—Registration (Lobby)
8:00 am to 11:00 am—Breakfast Bar
8:45 am to 11:45 am—3-Hour Ethics Learning Institutes (included in price of conference)
11:45 am to 12:00 pm Conference Closing – Submit CEU and Conference Evaluation Forms (at registration desk)
Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel
215 Innovation Boulevard
State College, PA 16803-6603
800.233.7505 for reservations
Single occupancy, standard room rate is $109.00 per night plus tax.
Deadline to receive the special discounted PCA Conference rate is 10/7/13.
If any disability accommodations are required or you have special hotel requests, please contact the Penn Stater directly.
For all reservations, please mention that you are with the PCA conference for the discount rate. Use code PCAK13B
The PCA Annual Conference provides your organization with an excellent opportunity to communicate your message to an ever-increasing number of professional counselors at a very minimal cost. Exhibit opportunities include table displays or “Take-One” areas (spaces where materials and information can be displayed without a representative being present) and interactive exhibitor tables.
Other opportunities for increasing your organization’s visibility include advertising in the conference program, providing give-away items such as key chains, pens, notebooks, etc. (no advertising flyers will be accepted as give-away items), or adding materials to the give-away items (for a cost).
More information about exhibiting opportunities, including prices, can be found on the PCA Exhibitor/Sponsor Application form.
If you have any questions about exhibiting your business at the 2013 PCA Conference, please contact your PCA Conference Co-Chairperson, Paul Datti, at firstname.lastname@example.org
The PCA Conference is proud to offer pre-approved CEUs for:
PCA’s 44th Annual PCA Conference was held October 19-21, 2012 at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel in State College, PA. The conference theme was Transitions and Transformations and the keynote speaker was Dr. David Kaplan Chief Professional Officer for the American Counseling Association.
Details from the 2012 conference can be viewed at the following links: