2018 Conference Proposals


We are seeking proposals which examine or promote resiliency in families from:

  • Undergraduate and graduate students
  • Researchers and educators
  • Practitioners and social service providers
  • Family life educators
  • Members of the community

Submit your proposal online, including:

  • Proposal title
  • Authors’ names, education level, and affiliation
  • Presenter(s) names
  • Abstract (up to 1,000 words) – a description of your proposed presentation, including how it relates to the conference theme
  • Preferred format: paper presentation, poster presentation, panel discussion, workshop

Visit https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NWNQ5NH to submit your proposal.

Proposals are due by February 15, 2018. Presenters will be notified by March 15, 2018.

Please email Cristina Prestin-Latham ([email protected]) for more information about the conference or submitting a proposal.

The Illinois Council on Family Relations will be hosting its Annual Conference
Resilience Among Urban & Rural Families
Friday, April 27, 2018
Heartland Community College in Normal, Illinois

The Illinois Council on Family Relations is affiliate of the National Council on Family Relations

For more information visit: www.il.ncfr.org

National Council on Family Relations
The Illinois Council on Family Relations is an affiliate of the National Council on Family Relations