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10/5/2018 to 10/7/2018
When: 10/5/2018
8:00 AM
Where: Hampton Inn and Suites
25518 Perdido Beach Boulevard
Orange Beach, Alabama  36561
United States
Contact: Kelley Durrance

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Alabama Psychological Association

2018 Annual Convention

Convention Agenda

Friday, October 5, 2018
8:00                        Convention Registration
9:00-12:00             Workshop A: The Gifts of Autistic Thinking
9:00-12:00             Workshop B: Inside the Opioid Crisis: The Role of Psychology                                                   
12:00-1:30             Lunch on your own
1:30-4:30               Workshop C: Current Happenings - Exploring Current Research from across Alabama and Investigating the Intersection of Current Events and Psychology

4:30-5:30               Student Poster Session and Awards - All Convention Attendees Welcome

Saturday. October 6, 2018
8:00                       Convention Registration
9:00-12:00             Workshop D:  Understanding High-Risk Behavior in Teenagers: How Clinicians, Parents and Teenagers Can Collaborate to Save Young Lives
9:00-12:00             Workshop E: Trust-Based Relational Interventions
12:00-1:30             Lunch on your own
1:30-4:30               Workshop F:  Bullies in the Workplace: Why are they successful and what can be done about it?
1:30-4:30               Workshop G: Send Lawyers, Guns and Money: Understanding the SCOTUS Miller Ruling and Its Impact on Your Practice
4:30-5:30               Annual Meeting (aPA Members Only)
6:00-8:00               Beach Bash Party

Sunday, October 7, 2018
8:30                        Convention Registration
9:00-12:00              Workshop H:Responding Ethically to the Legal System



Convention Rates

Full Convention Pkg (15 CE's)  Includes all workshops, refreshment breaks & Beach Bash Party
Convention Rate - $300.00          Student Rate - $50.00

Daily Workshop Registration
 (includes workshop(s), and refreshment breaks)

Friday Only Workshops - $150.00     (Students $25.00)

Saturday Only Workshops - $150.00     (Students $25.00)

Sunday Only Workshop - $80.00 (Students $25.00)

Daily Registrations do not include tickets to the Beach Bash Party on Saturday, October 6th at 6pm.  Tickets for this event are $30.00 (Registrant, one guest and minor children)






Hampton Inn & Suites Orange Beach
25518 Perdido Beach Blvd
Orange Beach, AL  36561

Room Rates are as follows:

Date Island View Side View Beachfront
Thursday,10/4/2018 $180.00 $189.00 $199.00
Friday , 10/5/2018 $219.00 $225.00 $239.00
Saturday, 10/6/2018 $210.00 $225.00  $239.00 
Sunday,10/7/2018 $180.00 $189.00 $199.00


By Phone:  Call 1-800-HAMPTON.  Use aPA group code CHXPSY when making reservations.

Via Internet:  You can also make your hotel reservations on-line.  Go to and enter your arrival and departure dates and click on the “Book Now” button.  On the next page of the reservation you can enter group code “CHXPSY” to get our discount group rates.  

DEADLINE to make hotel reservations is May 10, 2017.  After the cut off, the group rate will no longer be available.


Consider Sponsoring a Graduate Student to Attend the aPA Annual Convention


Sponsorship Levels:

Bronze ($1-$99)

Silver ($100-$249)

Gold ($250-$499)

Platinum ($500 and up)


Sponsors will be recognized at the aPA Convention.






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Alabama Psychological Association
P. O. Box 97
Montgomery, AL 36101
Phone: 334-262-8245
Fax: 334-460-8330