2024 Annual Conference

Impacts & Implications: A Life Cycle Perspective on Healthy System Functioning


Join us for ALAMFT’s 2024 Annual Conference, “Impacts & Implications: A Life Cycle Perspective on Healthy System Functioning” on February 16, 2024 and February 17, 2024. Attendees will have the opportunity to earn 14 NBCC CEUs from 6 presentations!

Note: ALAMFT Members can save over $50.00 in registration fees! Not yet a member? Join here.

Registration Options

We are thrilled to offer a virtual attendance option for the first time! Virtual registration includes up to 14 NBCC CEUs. 

For virtual attendance, registration has closed.

We will be gathering at The SportsMED Stadium Club at Toyota Field. In-person registration includes all day beverage service, lunch, and up to 14 NBCC CEUs. 

For in-person attendance, registration has closed.  

Conference Overview

We will begin our conference with a 3-hour presentation from Allison O’Brien, LMFT, PMH-C on taking a Systemic Approach to Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders. 

On Friday afternoon we will hear from Michelle Martincek, LMFT on Nurturing Resilient Family Structures for 2 hours. We will also hear from Sandra Bruno, MS, DMIN, LMFT, AADC on the Impacts and Implications of Substance Use on Adult Individuals and their Families for 2 hours.

We will open Saturday morning with Dr. Suzanne Hanna, Ph.D., LMFT, speaking for 3 hours on Family Therapy for Attachment Injuries Across the Life Span.

Saturday afternoon we will continue our second annual New Professional Presentation. Magdaline Braxton, LMFTA will present on 7 Principles for Making Relationships Work for 1 hour. Immediately following, Steve Sweatt, LMFT, LPC-S, M.Ed, M.Div will speak for 3 hours on Grief Group Facilitation. 

More information on these sessions can be found here.

Schedule of Events: Friday February 16th, 2024 

7:30am – 8:15am Check In

8:15am – 8:30am Welcome and Speaker Introduction

8:30am – 11:45am Allison O’Brien, LMFT, PMH-C

11:45am – 12:45pm Lunch *Students & New Professionals Lunch

12:45pm – 2:45pm Michelle Martincek, LMFT

3:00pm – 5:00pm Sandra Bruno, MS, DMIN, LMFT, AADC

Schedule of Events: Saturday February 17th, 2024

7:15am – 8:00am Check In

8:00am – 8:15am Welcome and Speaker Introduction

8:15am – 11:30am Dr. Suzanne Hanna, Ph.D., LMFT

11:30am – 12:30pm Business Meeting Lunch

12:30pm – 1:30pm Magdaline Braxton, MA, MFT-I

1:30pm – 4:45pm Steve Sweat, M.Ed., M.Div., LMFT, LPC-S

Hotel information can be found here

Things to do & Places to eat can be found here