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Registration for the 2017 NASW Iowa Chapter Symposium taking place on Thursday, October 19 and Friday, October 20, 2017.

 Export to Your Calendar 10/19/2017 to 10/20/2017
When: Thursday, October 19 - Friday, October 20
Thursday 8am-5pm, Friday 8am-4:30pm
Where: Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Des Moines-Northwest
4800 Merle Hay Road
Urbandale, Iowa  50322
United States
Contact: Kimberlee Gregory
(515) 277-1117


Online registration is available until: 10/11/2017
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NASW IOWA CHAPTER ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM
& AWARDS LUNCHEON

“Having the Conversation About Trauma, Race & Bias: The Impact on Social Work Practice”

  

 

October 19 and 20, 2017

Holiday Inn DSM Northwest
4800 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, Iowa

 

CONFERENCE AT-A-GLANCE


Thursday, October 19, 2017

8:00 – 8:30 am            Registration

8:30 – 8:45 am            Welcome

8:45 – 10:15 am          Session I Workshops

10:15 – 10:30 am       Exhibit Tables/Break

10:30 am – Noon        Session II Workshops

Noon – 12:15 pm        Exhibit Tables/Break

12:15 – 1:15 pm          Annual PACE Luncheon

1:15 – 1:30 pm            Exhibit Tables/Break

1:30 – 3:00 pm            Session III Workshops

3:00 – 3:30 pm            Exhibit Tables/Break

3:30 – 5:00 pm            Session IV Workshops

5:00 – 5:15 pm            CEU Certificates

 

 

Keynote Speaker on Friday, October 20


Dr. Anita Mandley, MS, LCPC

 

 

 

Friday, October 20, 2017

8:00 – 8:30 am            Registration

8:30 – 10:00 am          Presentation

10:00 – 10:15 am       Exhibit Tables/Break

10:15 - 11:30 am        Presentation (Continued)
11:30 – 11:45 am       Exhibit Tables/Break

11:45 – 12:45 pm       Annual Awards Luncheon

12:45 – 1:00 pm          Exhibit Tables/Break

1:00 – 2:30 pm            Presentation (Continued)

2:30 – 3:00 pm            Exhibit Tables/Break

3:00 – 4:30 pm            Presentation (Continued)

4:30 – 4:45 pm            CEU Certificates


 

Cost:

Member:

Symposium BOTH DAYS: $195

Symposium Student BOTH DAYS: $110

Symposium Presenter Both Days: $150

Symposium Thursday Only: $150

Symposium Student Thursday only: $85

Symposium Friday Only: $150

Symposium Student Friday Only: $85

*Register before September 21, 2017 and receive a $15.00 early bird registration discount.

 

Non-Member:

Symposium BOTH DAYS: $285

Symposium Student BOTH DAYS: $135

Symposium Presenter Both Days: $200

Symposium Thursday Only: $200

Symposium Student Thursday only: $105

Symposium Friday Only: $200

Symposium Student Friday Only: $105

*Register before September 21, 2017 and receive a $15.00 early bird registration discount.

 

AWARD NOMINATIONS

Iowa Catherine G Williams Diversity Award

Iowa Public Citizen of Excellence Award

Iowa Social Worker of Excellence Award 


FULL CONFERENCE BROCHURE

Access a hard copy version of the conference brochure - CLICK HERE - coming soon


EARLY REGISTRATION DEADLINE

Registration and payment must be postmarked no later than September 21, 2017.

 

CONTINUING EDUCATION

NASW, Iowa Chapter, has determined that this program meets the criteria of the Iowa Board of Social Work Examiners and the Iowa Board of Behavioral Sciences Examiners for 13.2 hours of continuing education for social workers, marriage and family therapists, and mental health counselors. 7.2 hours of CEUs available on Thursday, October 19, and at least 6.0 hours on Friday, October 20

SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS

A registrant who requires ADA accommodations to attend or participate in the Annual Symposium should include a written request for accommodation with the completed Registration Form and fee payment by September 28, 2017. The written request must include the specific accommodation required. Every effort will be made to accommodate a special accommodation request received after September 28, 2017 but we cannot guarantee the accommodation.

IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION

  • All mailed registration forms must be filled out completely, legibly, and be accompanied by payment or purchase order.
  • Registrations to be paid by credit card shall utilize the online registration process.
  • Confirmation email or postcard will be mailed within five days of receipt of registration.

 

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS

Reservations should be made directly with Holiday Inn DSM NW, 4800 Merle Hay Rd., DSM, IA, 50322, at 800/465-4329 or 515/278-4755 by September 27, 2017 to receive the guaranteed rate. Please indicate you are attending the group registration code SOC to qualify for the special room rate. 

AWARDS LUNCHEON

The awards reception, Thursday, October 19, is open to all. Registration to the luncheon is included with paid registration fee. One may choose to attend the awards luncheon only by completing the registration form and including payment in accordance with conference deadlines.

PAYMENT METHODS

Registration fees may be paid by cash, check, purchase order, or credit card (Discover, Mastercard, Visa). All credit cards will be processed via online registration process. If you are paying by purchase order, please provide a copy of the completed PO with your completed registration form.

Dress in layers – temperature in the rooms may vary.

 

 

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