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MPAGS Convention April 1, 2017

MPAGS is the Maryland Psychological Association for Graduate Students. Each year, MPAGS host the convention which is an amazing opportunity to present research, hear professionals and students speak about a variety of topics related to psychology, and network!

The MPAGS Annual Convention will be held on Saturday, April 1, 2017.

Location: Loyola University Maryland Graduate Center in Columbia

Cost: MPAGS Members: $30; Non-MPAGS Members: $40


8:15 am

Registration and breakfast

8:45 am

Welcome and Remarks

9:10 - 10:00am

Keynote Address

  • Jordan Goodman, M.S. LCPC

10:10am - 11:00am

Presentations (choose one)

  • Mindfulness with Emerging Adults - Dr. Denise Bike
  • Family Systems Therapy - Dr Roger Friedman

11:10am - 12:00pm

Presentations (choose one)

  • Private Practice- Dr. Jon Gorman
  • Working with Same-Sex Couples- Dr. Chris Kraft

12:10 - 1:10pm

Lunch, mentorship award, student speaker

1:15 - 2:00pm

Poster Session

★ Poster Presentation: Email for description and application material. We are accepting applications until March 7th! Apply now!

2:00 - 2:10pm


2:15 - 3:00pm

Panels (choose one)

  • Masters Panel
    • Anthony Parente, M.A., L.C.P.C.
  • Internship Panel
    • Dr. John Persampiere (Kennedy Krieger Institute's Child and Family Therapy Clinic
    • Chelsea Howe, PsyD

3:00 - 3:15pm

Closing Remarks