Conference Dates: February 9-10, 2018
Conference Location: Coastal Georgia Center, Savannah, GA

Early Bird Submission Deadline: September 15, 2017
Decisions will be made by: October 6, 2017

Regular Submission Deadline: October 31, 2017
Decisions will be made by: November 17, 2017

Submit Proposal

1. Click Submit Proposal.
2. Create a Digital Commons Account.
3. Fill in the proposal form and click on Submit.

Your proposal will undergo a blind review process, and you will receive notification of the decision regarding your proposal.

Conference Strand

A. Ethical Issues in Professional Counseling Session topic focuses on ethical standards and issues related to multicultural competency in Professional Counseling. Proposals reflect the the most recent ACA Code of Ethics. Note: If you wish to be considered to present continuing education in ethics hours, please indicate this in the proposal description section.
B. Social Change, Leadership, and Advocacy Session topics highlight the need for change related to social justice advocacy or the role of leadership in advocacy efforts.
C. Practice, Strategies, Techniques, and Interventions Session topic highlights programs, initiatives, and strategies that serve as catalysts for positive social change across a variety of settings.
D. Research and Theory Presenters may highlight a specific research project, or discuss a multicultural theory or framework and its application in a specific setting.
E. Teaching, Training, and Supervision Session topics emphasize pedagogy and provide strategies for teaching training, and supervising individuals across a variety of settings, in the area of multicultural competency in counseling or education.
F. Identity Formation Session topics focus on the development of cultural identities (e.g., race, ethnicity, gender, spirituality, social class, sexual orientation, etc.).

After the 2017 Cross-Cultural Counseling for Education Conference for Research, Action, and Change, please submit your materials by e-mail to and they will post within three business days.

E-mail Presentation Materials

Why Submit Your Presentation? More exposure for your work! Presentations are searchable through Google, and you will receive reports showing how many people have downloaded your presentation. You can also apply a Creative Commons License to your presentation, which controls how people can use your presentation materials.

What can you upload? PowerPoint Slides, papers, handouts, video, audio, and any other documents you used during your presentation.

Need Help? Email for help on submitting proposals and presentations. If you have questions about the conference (ex. registration), please visit the Conference Homepage for further information including contact numbers and emails.

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