SPPAC 2020 Workshops


As noted on our Welcome page, SPPAC 2020 is moving to an online-only format. Many of the workshops will still be offered, but will be shortened due to this change.  Please keep an eye on the Welcome and Program/Schedule web pages for updated information!


This year, SPPAC is offering one "Lunch and learn" workshop.

Pediatric Psychology Consultation: State of the Art & Future Directions

Presented by: Kristin Kullgren, PhD, Bryan Carter, PhD, Dedee Caplin, MS, PhD, Lisa Ramirez, PhD, ABPP, Sara Williams, PhD, Meghan Marsac, PhD, Laura Judd-Glossy, PhD, Michelle Brown, PhD


SPPAC 2020 also includes an exciting group of pre-conference workshops!

Navigating Ethical Challenges for Pediatric Sickle Cell Pain Management in the Context of the Opioid Epidemic: Where do Pediatric Psychologists Fit in? 
Presented by: Siddika Mulchan, PhD, Emily Wakefield, PsyD, Lauren Ayr-Volta, PhD, William Zempsky, MD, MPH

Awareness, Bravery, Commitment: Building Cultural Humility for Pediatric Psychology Providers
Presented by: Roger Harrison, PhD, and Colleen Cullinan, PhD

Legislative Advocacy 101 for Psychologists: Current Issues and How to Make a Difference
Presented by: Alice Ann Holland, PhD, ABPP, Kevin Stewart, JD

NICU Psychology Consults 101: A New Frontier for Pediatric Psychologists
Presented by: Allison Dempsey, PhD, Amy Baughcum, PhD, Casey Hoffman, PhD, Rochelle Steinwurtzel, MSEd, PsyD

Ethics in Clinical Decision Making: Practical Application of Decision Aids to Facilitate Shared Decision Making in Pediatric Populations
Presented by: Canice Crerand, PhD, Jennifer Hansen-Moore, PhD, Celia Heppner, PsyD, David Sandberg, PhD

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) with parents of children and adolescents with chronic medical conditions
Presented by: Karen Weiss, PhD, Dustin Wallace, PhD

Identifying and Evaluating mHealth Tools for Pediatric Patients: A Primer for Providers
Presented by: Alexandra Psihogios, PhD, Colleen Stiles-Shields, PhD, Martha Neary, MSc

Procedural Preparation for Children with Neurodevelopmental Disabilities: Enhancing Coping and Adherence across Medical Procedures
Presented by: Valerie Paasch, PhD, Margaret Tunney, PsyD, Morgan Bifano, PsyD, Joanna Tsikis, PhD