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MACC 2017 Conference Brochure

Event: 4th Annual MACC Conference
Compassion Gone Rogue: The Art of Self-Care
Exodus 33:14 “My Presence will go with you, and I will give you rest.
Date: October 6, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM – 4:15 PM
Location: Salem Covenant Church- 2655 5th St. NW, New Brighton, MN 55112

Speakers and Schedule:
8-8:30 Registration/Worship/Intro announcements

8:30-10 Morning Key note: Rev. Dr. James Kirk
“Compassion Fatigue Prevention and Resilience: Fitness for the Frontline”

10-10:15 am break /vendors

10:15-11:45 Morning Workshops:
A1. Sustaining Resilience for the Journey, James Kirk
A2. Tap Yourself to Health: The Perfect Tool for Self-Care, Jann Frederickson Ramus (EFT)
A3. Spiritual Practices and Compassion Fatigue, Bradley Holt

11:45 -1:00 lunch/raffles/vendors

1-2:30 Afternoon Key note - Dan Munson, DMin, MA, LMFT "Removing Stigma of Having Our Own Therapy"

2:30-2:45 break/vendors

2:45-4:15 Afternoon Workshops:
B1. Stop Therapitizing me! Keeping your Therapy Self out of your Marriage, Jennifer Beall, MA, LPCC 
B2. Emotionally Healthy Spirituality: Assessing and Cultivating Emotional and Spiritual Health as a Caregiver and Means of Combating Compassion Fatigue and Self-care, Russ Berg, DMin & Patti Olson
B3. Creating a Culture of Compassion in the Workplace Panel: Lynn Hardy, Marcus Bachmann, Rev. Greg Pagh, DMin, Marcus Kilian, MDiv, PsyD, LP

Registration Type (before September 15):
MACC Member: $149
Non-Member: $189
Pastor: $59
Grad Student: Free scholarships are available for up to 50 students on a first come first serve basis. MACC has decided to bless graduate students with a free scholarship to the 2017 conference this year for up to 50 students on a first come first serve basis. This scholarship includes admission to all speakers and presentations as well as a buffet meal, snacks and a gift bag for each graduate student that registers. MACC believes in sowing into the next generation of Christian counselors and knows the value of having experienced and licensed therapists available to help mentor and guide students during the educational and licensing process.

For more information and the promo/coupon code click here

Vendor and Sponsorship Submission Form: To participate click here and send in the submission form along with payment by September 1, 2017. (Vendor/Sponsorship Options are listed in the form below.)


Dan Munson

Keynote Speaker

Jim Kirk

Keynote Speaker

Online Registration

Vendor/Sponsorship Info