Thursday, October 23, 2014

Conference Day of Prayer
Free tours of Basilica of the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception ( & Pope St. John Paul ll Shrine ( available (sign up for tours on CPA registration form)

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon & 3:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Confessions: Our Lady of Hostyn/Confessional Chapel (Crypt Church, left side)

4:30 p.m. 
Rosary at Chapels of Mary Queen of Missions & Our Mother of Good Counsel

5:15 p.m.
Opening Mass Basilica of National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception (Crypt Church)
Celebrant: The Most Reverend Paul S. Loverde, Bishop of Arlington.

6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
CPA Welcome Reception Memorial Hall (outside Crypt Church)

9:00 p.m.
Bus to Hilton Crystal City Hotel (must preregister w/conference by October 1)


Friday, October 24, 2014
6:45 a.m.
Mass on own: Our Lady of Lourdes, 830 23rd. Street South, Arlington, VA 22202.

7:30 a.m.
Rosary: Commonwealth Ballroom 

7:00 a.m. to noon

8:15 a.m. Commonwealth Ballroom (All Friday Talks)
Welcome Remarks
Dr. Christina Lynch, President

8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
A Catholic Philosophical and Theological Vision of the Person and Its Implications for Clinical Practice
Dr Craig Titus and Dr. William Nordling

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Break/Confessions available

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
A Psychological Rationale for the IPS Model of the Person: A Resonating Laminate
Dr. Paul Vitz 

12:00 noon – 1:30 p.m.
Lunch – on your own

12:00 noon – 1:30 p.m.
Working Committees Luncheon (pre-registration required for interested volunteers)
Institute for Psychological Sciences (IPS) – host
2001 Jefferson Davis Hwy.
(Local Chapters; Communication; Conference planning; Education)

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Authentically Catholic Marriage and Family Therapy: Practical implications and applications
Dr. William Nordling and Christopher Sperling

3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Break/Confessions available

2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Crystal Room
The Use of Psychology in Seminary Admissions: A Need for Guidance: Panel Discussion
Fr. Shawn McKnight, Moderator; Msgr. Stephen Rossetti, Psychologist; Msgr. Rob Panke, Rector JPII Great seminary DC (*limited to those involved in seminary assessment, counseling, or teaching)

3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Hope and Catholic Group Psychotherapy
Dr. Philip Scrofani

5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Crystal Room

7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Virginia Ballroom
Fundraiser Banquet: Keynote Address
Witness to Hope: Pope St. John Paul II in Perspective
Mr. George Weigel


Saturday, October 25, 2014
7:30 a.m. Virginia Ballroom

8:15 a.m. Virginia Ballroom (All Saturday Talks)
Morning Remarks President

8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Theology of the Body and its implications for clinical practice (Panel)
Dr. Andrew Sodergren, Dr. Margaret Laracy, Fr. Fabrizio Meroni

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Break/Confessions available
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Faith of the Fatherless: The Psychology of Atheism
Dr. Paul Vitz

12:00 noon – 2:00p.m. Commonwealth Ballroom
CPA Luncheon: open to all (Annual Membership Meeting)
Welcome: Dr. Christina Lynch, President
Award for Contribution to field of Psychology

Keynote Address
Marital Indissolubility and Clinical Practice
Fr. Peter Ryan, S.J. Executive Director the USCCB Committee on Doctrine

2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Break/Confessions available

2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
The Nature of Human Suffering and Its Clinical Implications
Dr. Frank Moncher & Dr. Su Li Lee

4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Closing remarks; Evaluations – Dr. Christina Lynch, President

5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Anticipatory Mass Commonwealth Ballroom