Pre-conference Learning Institutes

Pre-conference Learning Institutes
March 30-31, 2016

IMPORTANT: Separate rates apply for all Pre-conference Learning Institutes. Pre-conference Learning Institutes are NOT included with registration and are held before regular Conference activities commence. Please consider this when making travel arrangements.

What you should know about Pre-conference Learning Institutes

  • Separate registration rates apply (see rates below)
  • Intensive learning with well-qualified, highly rated instructors
  • 21 Introductory level, 18 Advanced level; selected by peer review
  • Class sizes are limited and some fill up fast
  • Earn 6 CE hours per daytime session, three per evening session


Suitable for all levels. Regardless of knowledge or skill level, participants will gain foundation knowledge required to enhance counseling skills.


Suitable for those who have substantial working knowledge and skills in content area. Participants will refine and expand existing expertise. Current research on the topic will be provided.

Explore Learning Institutes

Learning Institutes are offered at two different times during the day:

  • Daytime LIs - 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Evening LIs - 5:30 pm – 8:45 pm

Please click on the links below to see the titles and descriptions of LIs offered at that specific date and time.

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Daytime LIs Evening LIs

Thursday, March 31, 2016
Daytime LIs Evening LIs

2016 LI Rates
Separate rates apply

By February 15, 2016

ACA Members     Day    Evening 
Professional/Regular  $170  $125
 New Professional/Student/Retiree   $125  $100

Non-members Day Evening
General Attendees $220 $175
Non-member Student  $185 $160

February 16 - March 31, 2016

ACA Members Day Evening
Professional/Regular $210 $165
New Professional/Student/Retiree $165 $140

Non-members Day Evening
Professional/Regular $270 $225
New Professional/Student/Retiree $225 $200