CONFERENCE PROGRAM:

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17

 

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Optional TreeTop Adventure Park outing 

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Opening Reception at Asheville Adventure Park 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18

 

7:45 AM - 8:30 AM

Breakfast & Registration

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Welcome General Session / NATSAP Updates

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Keynote Session: Embodying Your Ethical Superpowers”

Keynote Speaker: Dayna Guido, MSW, LCSW, ACSW

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM

Morning Refreshment Break

10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Breakout Session A1

“Wild About Play: Play Therapy with Children”
Presented By:Elizabeth Lucarelli, MS, NCC, RPT, LPC; SUWs of the Carolinas

10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Breakout Session A2

“From Gut to Google: Using Real-Time Data to Make Marketing Decisions"
Presented By: Lane Taylor; Shepherds Hill Academy

10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Breakout Session A3

"Being the Master of Your Milieu”
Presented By:Dayna Guido, MSW, LCSW, ACSW

 

10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Breakout Session A4

" All or Nothing Parenting: False Dichotomies in Family Systems”

Presented By: Jeremy Nunnelley, LPC; Whetstone Academy and Kayla Davenport, MA; Blue Ridge Therapeutic Wilderness

11:45 AM - 1:00 PM

Lunch

1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Breakout Session B1

“Values, Consequences, and Attentional Bias: Unlocking Successful Relapse Prevention for Addictions in Adolescents"
Presented By:James Skelton, MSW, LCSWA, LCAS; SUWs of the Carolinas

1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Breakout Session B2

“Are You Billing Insurance Legally? How to Not Wind Up in Federal Prison"
Presented By:Cecily Ruttenberg; Bridgeway Billing & Mental Health Insurance

1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Breakout Session B3

"Ethics in Motion"
Presented By: Dayna Guido, MSW, LCSW, ACSW

1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Breakout Session B4

"The Therapeutic Relationship and Compassionate Collaboration in Providing Neurofeedback and Therapy in a Therapeutic Boarding School Setting"
Presented By: Katie Salmons, QMHP, MSW, LCSWA, LCASA; Asheville Academy for Girls and Jenn Dasher, MS, NCC, LPCA; Focus Centers of Asheville

2:15 PM - 2:30 PM

Afternoon Refreshment Break

2:30 PM - 3:45 PM

Breakout Session C1 

"Challenges to Individualized Treatment--Missing the Bullseye"
Presented By: LJ Mitchell, JD; Greenbriar Academy

2:30 PM - 3:45 PM

Breakout Session C2

"Autism Across the Lifespan: Looking at the Complex Emotional, Social, and Academic Needs from Adolescence into Early Adulthood"
Presented By: Brandon Moffitt, MA, LPC; Black Mountain Academy, Jake Weld, M.Ed; Mansfield Hall, and Katie Walsh; Wediko

2:30 PM - 3:45 PM

Breakout Session C3

"Hidden in Plain Site: Women's Camouflage of Autism"
Presented By: Jillian Allen; Brightstone Transitions, and Bayley Mays, Brightstone Transitions

2:30 PM - 3:45 PM

Breakout Session C4

"The Power of Perspective: A Look at Behavior Change through Relational Frame Theory"
Presented By: Kevin Waller, LPCS, LCAS, CCS; SUWs of the Carolinas and K. Alice Cennamo; SUWs of the Carolinas