2018 Convention -- Synergy: Connect, Communicate, Collaborate


  Schedule Brochure   

HANDOUTS:  Suicidal Clients  Opioid Epidemic   Suicidality   Animal Assist   Assessments  Lesch's Typology  Traum Addiction & MI  

30th LPCA Convention and Regional Conference Highlights (NBCC ACEP #6762 and LPCA CE #7365-17C) 

Full Package Registration is now CLOSED - SOLD OUT

ONSITE Registration Available.


Please note that Friday One-Day / Keynote& LUNCH Registration has CLOSED - SOLD OUT

Atlanta Marriott Century Center/Emory Area NEWLY RENOVATION - Just Completed

2000 Century Boulevard NE Atlanta GA 30345.....Hotel has extended it rates to before the convention and after the convention

Consent for Use of Photographic Images:  Registration and attendance at, or participation in, LPCAGA meetings and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to LPCAGA’s use and distribution (now and in the future) of the registrant or attendee’s image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions and audiotapes of such events and activities. However, you have a right to opt out of inclusion in photographs/media by notifying LPCAGA in writing and completing a Photographic Images Opt-Out Form prior to the event. 

CPCS Training Program


Applications for NEW CPCS Applicants see OPTIONS above

Please verify that all related fees have been paid prior to your attendance.

You MUST register and pay for the Convention in order to participate in Onsite Certification process.   
Click Here to pay the ONSITE CONVENTION Processing Fee

 If you want to be certified at the end of the training program, at the convention, on Saturday May 12, 2018. The Onsite processing fee must be paid before the convention.  Non-members must first pay the application fee of $149.00 and the On Site Fee of $69.00 ($218.00 total)


Only available to applicants who are recertifying under OPTION A (12 Clinical Supervision CEs)
STEP ONE: Register for the Convention
STEP TWO: Complete the Onsite CPCS Recertification online application (by May 4, 2018). 
An invoice will be automated for all applicable fees upon completion of online application (see button below).
Members - Recertification application fee is waived, but a $49.00 on-site processing fee will apply.
Non-members - Recertification application fee is $75.00 AND a $69.00 on-site processing fee will apply.
STEP THREE: After you collect your certificates, complete the Supervision CE Workshop checklist that will provided at the convention.

Exhibitor/Sponsorship Opportunities

Event Site Details

Total of 26.0 CE hours, May 9 - May 12, 2018 Wednesday - Saturday 

TRACK for Certification for Clinical Supervisors (CPCS- Certified Professional Counselor Supervisor)  24 CE hours.  Must complete application and Reference by April 15 in order to complete the program at the convention. If you miss the April 15 Deadline do not expect to be Certified after completing the CPCS training track at the convention.  APPLICATION for CPCS must be at the LPCA office no later than April 15. 

Sessions:  Diagnosing, DSM-5, Addictions-Opioids, CEs for NCC, Eating Disorders, Ethics, Cultural Diversity, Transgenic,  Motivational Interviewing, Private Practices, and CBT training, working with Veterans, Suicide, and Trauma, 

Special Events: Reception, Mixers, Political Action Committee, and "Life After Graduation" program events.

The LPCA 30th Annual Convention and Regional Conference will have 26 CE hours available, including Ethics, Addiction, Trauma, CBT, Supervision Training, Life After Graduation© program, Play Therapy, Diversity, DSM-5, Special Opioids presentation, Private Practice, Case scenarios, Eating Disorders

ONSITE:   CLICK HERE see the back of the Brochure

Evening Reception and Mixers* depending on weather -  Political Action Committee, and "Life After Graduation" program events.


Refund Policy:  No refunds will be given for cancellations received after May 4, 2018.  LPCA will consider cancellation requests received in writing, email accepted, on or before May 4, 2018 and a refund less a $35 administrative fee may be processed at LPCA’s sole discretion.