Attending conferences can be a great way to get exposed to new ideas. Not only can you learn about alternate perspectives and advances in the field, you have the opportunity to engage in Q & A with some of the industry’s top thinkers, including researchers, professors, and other professionals. Given our organization’s emphasis on helping people find their way with philosophy, we have included a list of philosophy & psychology-related conferences that might be of interest. To learn more see below!
American Philosophical Association (APA) – Eastern Division Meeting
The American Philosophical Association (APA), Eastern Division Meeting will be held in Baltimore, Maryland, January 4-January 7, 2017. The APA promotes the discipline and profession of philosophy, both within the academy and in the public arena, supports the professional development of philosophers at all levels, and works to foster greater understanding and appreciation of the value of philosophical inquiry.
The conference location is provided below. For general information click here.
Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel
202 East Pratt Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21202
Association for Death Education & Counseling (ADEC)
The 39th Annual Association for Death Education & Counseling Conference will be held in Portland, Oregon on April 5-8, 2017. ADEC is one of the oldest interdisciplinary organizations in the field of dying, death and bereavement. Its nearly 2,000 members include a wide array of mental and medical health personnel, educators, clergy, funeral directors and volunteers.
The conference location is provided below. For more information click here.
Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront
1401 Southwest Naito Parkway
Portland, Oregon 97201
American Psychological Association (APA)
The American Psychological Association 2017 Convention will be held in Washington, D.C. on August 3-6, 2017. The APA is the largest scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States. It’s nearly 130,000 members include researchers, educators, clinicians, consultants and students. Their mission is to advance the creation, communication and application of psychological knowledge to benefit society and improve people’s lives.
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You can also learn more about some of our fun philosophy-based community events in the Helena and surrounding areas by clicking on the applicable link below: