Preparing Your Conference Workshop Proposal

December 19, 2023 1pm-2pm ET

This one-hour interactive webinar will be presented live on Tuesday 12/19, starting at 10:00am Pacific/ 12:00 Central/ 1:00 Eastern. Zoom link will be sent in your registration receipt. Presented by PSI’s Perinatal Mental Health Alliance for People of Color, this one-hour online presentation will guide participants through key steps of conference proposal preparation Let’s elevate your workshop proposal game!

Faculty: Desirée L. Israel, PhD(c), LCSW, CBS

Description: Unlock the art of crafting a standout conference workshop proposal in our interactive session. Tailored for aspiring presenters, this workshop guides participants through key steps, including understanding their audience, creating attention-grabbing titles, and defining clear objectives aligned with the conference theme. We explore the nuances of crafting detailed workshop descriptions, structuring engaging agendas, and addressing potential challenges. Join us for practical insights and leave equipped to submit a compelling proposal that not only meets conference criteria but captivates reviewers.

Session Outline

  • Key steps of proposal preparation
  • Defining clear objectives aligned with conference theme
  • Crafting detailed workshop description, structuring engaging agendas, and addressing potential challenges.


By the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Describe conference audience from conference description
  • List at least two action-based objectives for their proposal
  • Prepare a conference presentation proposal

Member Discounts

  • If you are signed in to the member portal: PMHA-POC members will receive 100% off; other PSI members will receive 20% off.
  • If you are not yet a member but want to be, join here. Discount will be applied on the last page of registration. (A discount code is not needed)

Continuing Education Credits: 1 hour

Psychologists: Postpartum Support International (PSI) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Postpartum Support International (PSI) maintains responsibility for this program and its content. The webinar course provides 1 CE contact hours.

NBCC: 1 continuing education contact hour. Postpartum Support International has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6765. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Postpartum Support International is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. “In order to award NBCC credit, the Provider must ensure that the participant attended the live program, and was present for the number of NBCC hours indicated on the certificate or letter of completion, as required by Section I.3.”

Occupational Therapists: 1 continuing education contact hour. PSI is an approved provider of CEUs by American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), Provider #11342. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA or indicate AOTA approval of a certification or other professional recognition.

CAPPA: 1 continuing education contact hour. CAPPA accepts continuing education credits provided by Postpartum Support International

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