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Social Justice in College Counseling Conference

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2024 Theme

Building a Supportive Campus Community for Neurodivergent Students

SJCCC will host its annual conference via Zoom on May 16-17, 2024. There are a variety of session options available with a plan to provide 12 CEU hours. More information about CEUs and programming will be provided in the coming months.

Registration Information

FEE INFORMATION

  • General Rate: $50
  • Early Bird Rate: $30

REGISTRATION WILL OPEN A FEW WEEKS BEFORE THE CONFERENCE.

Registration fees will be waived for conference presenters, students and University Health Services retirees.

SJCCC wants to create accessibility to this important topic and recognizes potential barriers that may impede the ability to pay a fee. To request a fee waiver, please email Bethany Smith, M.A., LPC-S, NCC, SJCCC Chair.

  • Additional conference information, including how to access sessions, will be shared with registered participants closer to the conference.


SJCCC History & Audience

From 2004-2016, Texas A&M University Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS), formerly known as Student Counseling Service, hosted an annual 2-day conference called “College Counseling in a Multicultural World”. This conference focused on providing counseling services to various diverse student populations in a college counseling environment. In 2017, College Counseling in a Multicultural World” became the “Social Justice in College Counseling Conference,” shifting focus to topics directly addressing how systemic variables of power, privilege and oppression impact college students from marginalized backgrounds. In response to Texas Senate Bill 17, SJCCC continues to strive to provide knowledge and skills to mental health providers within college counseling centers and universities to better serve all students. This year’s conference aims to support a campus culture of care.