Congress Activities


Special Interest Groups: SIG in Spanish and Portuguese, SIG in Turkish, SIG in Critical and Poststructural Psychology, SIG in Indigenous Inquiries, SIG in Critical Qualitative Inquiry, SIG in Art-Based Research.



Social Work Day (All Day)

Workshops 8:30-11:30am and 12:30–3:30pm

10:15-5:15pm Poster Sessions

4-5pm: Book Signing (Pine Lounge)

5:30–7pm: Congress Director Welcoming remarks and keynotes

7–9pm: Opening Midwest BBQ



General congress sessions 8:45-5:15pm

Award Ceremony 11:45am-12:45pm

5:30-6:30pm: Plenary Performance



General congress sessions 8:45-5:15pm

5:30-7:30pm:  Old-fashioned Midwest Cookout


Publisher’s Exhibit (Pine Lounge)

Wednesday 12-5:00

Thursday 9:00-5:00

Friday: 9:00-5:00

Saturday: 9:00-12:00


Check in at The Illini Union, located at 1401 West Green Street in Urbana, Illinois, on the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Registration hours will be 3-5 pm Tuesday, 8am to 5pm Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, and 8am to noon Saturday.

Please use the navigation menu for more information on the keynotes, workshops, Special Interest Groups (SIGS)