2020 WAMFT September Conference

Starts:  Sep 18, 2020 1:00 PM (CT)
Ends:  Sep 19, 2020 4:00 PM (CT)
Theme: Eating Disorders

Westwood Conference Center, Wausua, WI

Hotel: The Jefferson Street Inn

Hotel Reservation Procedure: To reserve rooms in the Room Block at the Group Rate, guests must contact The Jefferson Street Inn at: 715-261-4617 or sales@jeffersonstreetinn.com and should reference the Wisconsin Association for Marriage and Family Therapy by 9/1/2020 to access the Room Block and Group Rates.

COVID-19: Should COVID-19 still be an issue at the time of our conference, we will move to an all online format. Should this occur we will post at that time more information on how to access the conference via Zoom.

Conference Dates: September 18-19, 2020

Schedule: Total of 10 CEs

Friday, September 18, 2020
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm State to Trait, Mindfulness and Self-Care by Sheri Austin 1 CE
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Emotional and Binge Eating, Chronic Dieting, and Shame: What Clinicians Need To Know by Judith Matz 3 CEs
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Networking Cocktail Hour at nearby restaurant
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm Networking Breakouts by Member Forums

Saturday, September 19, 2020
8:00 am - 9:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am - 10:00 am Food Fight: Eating Disorders and Adolescents by Dr. Hilmar Wagner 1 CE
10:00 am - 11:00 am Nurturing a Positive Relationship with Food in Families to Support Eating Disorder Prevention and Recovery by Becky Schmechel & Jessica Herrmann 1 CE
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Facilitating Family Involvement in Eating Disorder Recovery by Brenda Velissaris & Emily O'Connor 1 CE
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch & Awards
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Building Stress Resilience by Dr. Donna Rifken 2 CEs
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm WAMFT Annual Meeting & Discussion Forum 1 CE

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    Registration Dates

    Early Registration Ends Monday, July 27, 2020
    Regular Registration Ends Monday, August 31, 2020
    Late Registration Ends Thursday, September 17, 2020


    Westwood Conference Center
    1800 Westwood Center Blvd
    Wausau, WI 54401

    Pricing Information

    Registration Early Bird Regular Late
    Wisconsin Network Students $20.00 $40.00 $60.00
    Wisconsin Network Members $70.00 $100.00 $130.00
    AAMFT Students $40.00 $60.00 $80.00
    AAMFT Members $90.00 $120.00 $150.00
    Non-Members $110.00 $140.00 $170.00
    Presenter / Volunteer Waived Waived Waived
    Board Members $20.00 $40.00 $60.00


    Amanda Anderson
    (920) 252-2818

    Cancellation Policy

    Cancellations to any paid event and any subsequent request for refund must be made in writing no later than 15 days prior to the start of the event. Upon cancellation you have the right to request that your fee (in full) be held (for up to one year) and used toward another event registration from this same AAMFT Network. If you prefer a refund, cancellations made more than 45 days before the event will receive a 75% refund. Cancellations made between 44 and 15 days before the event will receive a 50% refund. No refunds will be offered within 14 days of the event.

    To request a refund, please contact your program leadership directly.