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2019 GKCPA Fall Conference

  • November 01, 2019
  • 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • KU Edwards Campus, BEST Conference Center

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2019 GKCPA Fall Conference

Cutting Edge Psychological Science: Addiction and Treatment and Psychopharmacology Update

Friday, November 1, 2019, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Earn 6.5 CEs

Download speaker bios and presentation objectives.

 8:00 AM

Registration, continental breakfast, student poster presentation

 8:20

Welcome – Drs. Shawn McDaniel and Rachel Linnemeyer

 8:30

The Neuroscience of Addiction and Treatment –
Dr. Jennifer Sweeton

 10:00

Break

 10:15

The Neuroscience of Addiction and Treatment (continued) – Dr. Jennifer Sweeton

 11:45

Lunch on your own, many are 5 minutes away (see link for nearby options www.yellowpages.com/overland-park-ks-66213/restaurantnt). There is also a large vending area in the Regents Center.

 12:30 PM

Student poster awards and GKCPA meeting

 12:45

Is There a Pill for That? The State of Psychiatric Medications in 2019 – Dr. Bob Batterson

 2:15 

Break

 2:30

Opioid Use Disorders: Overview and Treatment Trends – Dr. Burgess

 4:30   

Conference concludes



COST:  (through October 31)

  • $70 GKCPA Member
  • $100 Guest/Nonmember
  • $45 Student (member or nonmember)
  • $25 Student submitting abstract for poster presentation

These conference fees are valid for online registration only through October 31.  Walk-ins the day of the conference are welcome; on-site registration is $110. 


Student Poster Awards:

Students interested in submitting abstracts for their poster presentations should download the Student Poster rules and information. Contact Dr. Jennifer Sweeton (drjennifersweeton@jennifersweeton.com) if you have questions. Submission deadline is October 25. The winner of the poster presentation will receive a $100 cash award.


Download speaker bios and presentation objectives.


Greater Kansas City Psychological Association is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Greater Kansas City Psychological Association maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Social Workers, counselors and other mental health professionals should check with their boards to see if their board recognizes CEs from APA approved continuing education programs.



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