Louisiana School 

Psychological 

Association 


 
 
 
 

The 39th Annual LSPA Conference- November 2019

  • 06 Nov 2019
  • 7:00 AM
  • 08 Nov 2019
  • 4:00 PM
  • Doubletree by Hilton, 1521 West Pinhook Road, Lafayette, LA 70503

Registration

(depends on selected options)

Base fee:
  • Our conference advertisers will have materials with their logos put into attendee bags. These items may include things like pens, posters, tablets, brochures, etc. If you would like an advertisement displayed at our luncheon or if you would like to ship us materials to display, please email khoffmann@ppsb.org to discuss details. Attach the ad you would like to display. (Note: Exhibitors who wish to attend our conference to staff a table must register as Exhibitors, not advertisers.)
  • Membership included for eligible individuals. Verification of membership eligibility will be conducted.
  • Membership included for eligible individuals. Verification of membership eligibility will be conducted.
  • Membership included for eligible individuals. Verification of membership eligibility will be conducted.
  • This option is for those wishing to have a table for their organization or products. Registration does not guarantee LSPA approval.
  • Membership included for eligible individuals. Verification of membership eligibility will be conducted.
  • Membership included for eligible individuals. Verification of membership eligibility will be conducted.
  • Membership included for eligible individuals. Verification of membership eligibility will be conducted.
  • In order to register with the group discount, you must contact president.lspa@gmail.com in order to ensure eligibility & to receive the Discount Code.

    Eligibility: If 3 or more non-school psychologists from the same organization register for the conference early by October 1 through this registration type, the rate will be equivalent to the Member price.

    You may be required to pay an additional $25 if your organization does not have 3 early member registrants.
  • Speakers invited to present by the LSPA are given a registration code. If you have misplaced your code, email lspaconferencechair@gmail.com.
  • Speakers invited to present by the LSPA are given a registration code. If you have misplaced your code, email lspaconferencechair@gmail.com.
  • Speakers invited to present by the LSPA are given a registration code. If you have misplaced your code, email lspaconferencechair@gmail.com.
  • Speakers invited to present by the LSPA are given a registration code. If you have misplaced your code, email lspaconferencechair@gmail.com.
  • Our luncheon advertisers receive an on-screen advertisement at our luncheon. If you would like an advertisement displayed at our luncheon or if you would like to ship us materials to display, please email khoffmann@ppsb.org to discuss details. Attach the ad you would like to display.

    (Note: Exhibitors who wish to attend our conference to staff a table must register as Exhibitors, not advertisers.)
  • **In order to register for PREPaRE training, participants will also need to register for at least one day of LSPA Conference attendance. Failing to do will result in cancellation of PREPaRE registration for that participant. Registration deadline for PREPaRE will be October 1st so that an accurate material order can be placed with NASP in ample time to arrive at LSPA conference.
  • Must have membership for the upcoming year to register for this option.

    Membership at any level is not included in daily conference rates.
  • Membership at any level is not included in daily conference rates.
  • For retired members with membership for the upcoming year.

    Membership at any level is not included in daily conference rates.

Register

November 6-8, 2019

The 39th Annual LSPA Conference!

"Data Driven School Solutions: From Assessment to Intervention" 

KEYNOTE: Leslie Page, PhD NASP President

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Sip & See Poster Symposium (Student Poster Competition)
  • Louisiana Job Fair
  • Student Forum
  • NEW Regional Round-tables: Meet by region to discuss current local issues.  The Regional round-tables will problem solve current issues at the local level. Opportunities for networking and communication with LSPA leadership will be provided to strengthen the field of school psychology within the state. **CPDs will be provided.**
  • PREPaRE Workshop 1, Second Edition, Crisis Prevention and Preparedness: Comprehensive School Safety Planning

SESSION SPOTLIGHTS:

  • Math Instruction and Intervention: Amanda VanDerHeyden
  • Reading Intervention: Matt Burns
  • Assessment Science & Pseudoscience: Gary Canivez
  • Adaptive Behavior Assessment: Patti Harrison
  • Social-Emotional Assessment and Intervention: Frank Gresham
  • Increasing High School Graduate Rates: Kelli Henson
  • Re-evaluation Policy and Practice: Alan Coulter
  • Grant Writing: Leslie Paige
  • Social Justice: Charles Barrett
  • Secondary Response to Intervention: Robert Dixon
  • PREPaRE Crisis Prevention and Response (Requires Additional Fee)
  • Hot Topics in Special Education & Section 504 Law: Wayne Stewart

LOG IN FIRST: Remember, you must be logged in to get a member rate. Membership dues are included with the full conference price.

AFFILIATES: Friends of the field of school psychology. Affiliate members have limited privileges and access to meetings/minutes.

GROUP RATE: If your organization/school district has 3+ non-school psychologists (affiliates) attending, you may register for a group rate. This rate is $315 per affiliate. This is only applicable for registrations received by October 1, 2019. 

PROPOSALS

  • PresentationsThe LSPA Executive Council is soliciting specific proposals from members and guests for presentations related to the practice of school psychologyIf you would like to present at the 2019 conference, complete the Call for Presentation Submission.  When submitting your presentations for upload on the Members Only Section of the LSPA website, you must follow the Instructions for Handouts & SlidesDeadline for presentation submission is September 6, 2019.  Limited Presentation Slots Available.
  • Posters: Sip & See Poster Symposium (Student Poster Competition).  Complete the Call for Student Posters.  Applications will be due October 1, 2019.

SCHOLARSHIPS/AWARDS: Send nominations for School Psychologist of the Year award and the Will Bergeron Memorial Scholarship to Annie Holmes, Immediate Past- President. Deadline for nomination submission is October 1, 2019. 

Event Contact: Kim Sherman LSPA Conference Chair

HOTEL RESERVATIONS:  

DoubleTree by Hilton

1521 West Pinhook Road

Lafayette,  Louisiana  70503

(337) 235-6111 Phone 

(337) 237-6313 Fax

SPECIAL LSPA Negotiated Discount: Want to help LSPA? If you book your hotel room through Hilton and use the code "LSP," the organization will get credit which helps to pay for speaker hotel rooms.  Guest rooms are $126 (Double) & $136 (King) per night when booked no later than October 23, 2019 using Code: LSP. Book early to reserve your room. Book Early!  

**REFUND POLICY: PLEASE READ PRIOR TO REGISTERING! The deadline for refunds is October 23, 2019. After October 23, 2019, NO refunds will be given.**

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