Iowa Association for Marriage and Family Therapy Annual Spring Conference



April 20-22, 2017

NAMES OF PRESENTERS

  • DR. MANIJEH DANESHPOUR  |  Thursday the 20th

    Dr. Manijeh Daneshpour will present material covering multiculturalism, social justice, couple therapy, and self of the therapist. VIEW PDF OF PRESENTATION

  • DR. MONA FISHBANE   |  Friday the 21st 
    Dr. Mona Fishbane will present, "Loving with the Brain in Mind: Neurobiology and Couple Therapy."  VIEW PDF OF PRESENTATION
  • Saturday, the 22nd, we will have a break-out session involving two presentations.

    • DR. RANDALL R. LYLE
      Dr. Randall Lyle will present material that will cover neurofeedback and neuroscience.  VIEW PDF OF PRESENTATION

    • HEATHER MORGAN-MILLER
      Heather Morgan Miller will present material covering body dysmorphic disorder.  VIEW PDF OF PRESENTATION

TIMES

  • Registration begins at 8 am each day

  • Thursday and Friday
        •  9 am – 5 pm
            • With breaks and lunch scheduled
            • IAMFT board meeting will held after lunch on Friday

  • Saturday
        •  Break out session: 9 am – 12 pm
        •  Ethics: 1:30-4:30

LOCATION

  • DoubleTree by Hilton
        •  350 1st Ave NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

 

RESERVING ROOMS

 

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

  • IAMFT is going paperless this year! Packets and presenting material will be available on the IAMFT website 2-3 weeks prior to the conference to print, or you can pull up the material on your mobile device!

 

VENDORS / CO-SPONSORSHIPS

            

 

The Olson Marriage & Family Therapy Clinic

 

Covenant Family Solutions

 

 

VENDOR/CO-SPONSORSHIP RATES

Every year IAMFT coordinates a conference, and our next one is going to be held at DoubleTree by Hilton in Cedar Rapids, IA on April 20-22, 2017. We have the presenters set but still have sponsor and vendor options available. Thus, we are reaching out to extend the offer to a wonderful marketing opportunity! We will have attendees who are professionals and students within the state of Iowa.

 

The following is basic information for vendor and co-sponsorship opportunities. We have packages available consisting of platinum, gold, silver, bronze, and basic vendor:

 

Basic rate for just table vendors that are not sponsors of the conference

$125/day

 

Platinum $2000 (exclusive level, only 3 cosponsors available)

Recognition on website, brochure, and main slides on projector during event; table for vendor during conference; time for special plug about business/clinic after lunch before second half of presentation; and advertisement in packets for the conference.

Gold $1000

Recognition on website, and main slides on projector during event; table for vendor during conference; and advertisement in packets.

Silver $500

Recognition on website, and main slides on projector during event; and table for vendor during conference.

Bronze $250

Recognition on website, and main slides on projector during event.


Overview of Conference

The conference will be on April 20th-22nd at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Cedar Rapids, IA. On Thursday, the 20th, Dr. Manijeh Daneshpour will present material covering multiculturalism, social justice, couple therapy, and self of the therapist. On Friday, the 21st, Dr. Mona Fishbane will present, "Loving with the Brain in Mind: Neurobiology and Couple Therapy." On Saturday, the 22nd, we will have a break-out session involving two presentations. Dr. Randall Lyle will present material that will cover neurofeedback and neuroscience in regards to the human condition, how it can impact how one approaches therapy, how to understand brain development changes and effects of how therapy should work, neuro interventions available for referral and/or for integration into practice. Heather Morgan Miller, doctoral student at University of Iowa, will present material covering body dysmorphic disorder.