Conference Registration 2020

Register for the 2020 NAPT Conference

National Association for Poetry Therapy
ONLINE CONFERENCE REGISTRATION FORM
April 2-5, 2020

Embassy Suites by Hilton Albuquerque, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Participants are invited to stay at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Albuquerque, a centrally located hotel in downtown Albuquerque, New Mexico. The all-suite hotel is near the University of New Mexico and the Albuquerque Convention Center and only three miles from Albuquerque International Sunport. The hotel is close to attractions including the Albuquerque Natural History Museum, Balloon Fiesta Park, historic Old Town, Sandia Peak Tramway, and Sandia Ski Basin. You can start your day with a free made-to-order breakfast or stop by Caffeina’s for a bagel and coffee. Gather in the open-air atrium for a complimentary Evening Reception. The Cyprus Grille serves Southwestern cuisine for lunch and dinner.

With the exception of the April 1st Wednesday Pre-Conference Day Trip, all workshops, lectures and special events will be offered at the Embassy Suites Hotel.  All pre-conference and regular workshops are described in the conference program on the website www.poetrytherapy.org. (See additional information to follow on accommodations and meals.)

Please make sure you fill out the form correctly and check the total cost of registration and any membership fees and discounts. Your registration is not complete until payment is received. You should receive both a registration confirmation AND a PayPal receipt when you are through — If you are missing either of these, first check your spam filter, then contact us at naptbkkr@poetrytherapy.org  as soon as possible.

BEFORE YOU BEGIN FILLING IN THE FORM, YOU MUST…

Download the complete event brochure and program guide (PDF) and make your workshop selections. You will be asked for the proper code for your selections below. If the guide opens in a browser window, look for the Download icon (usually top right) if you wish to save it to your computer.

Questions about/problems with the conference program?
Contact Barbara Kreisberg, V.P. & Conference Chair at bkexpres@aol.com

NO REFUNDS AFTER FEBRUARY 28th

CEU’s

For those needing CEUs for mental health licensure renewal, you may sign up at the conference Registration Table indicating the hours attended, and an NAPT Certificate of Attendance for Continuing Education will be e-mailed to you. This, along with the conference program with workshop descriptions can be submitted when applying for CEU’s.  Educators needing Continuing Education for their professional development may sign up for Certificates of Attendance for specific Education-focused workshops.

What counts as peer hours for CAPF, CPT, and PTR trainees at the NAPT April 2019 Conference?
1) The Triple Workshop (4.5 hours);
2) Other Workshops at least 75% experiential, facilitated by a person with a CAPF, CPT, or PTR, or by a credential candidate in supervised training.

All other workshops and keynotes count toward the didactic requirement for trainees.

 

Conference Registration 2020

INFORMATION ABOUT YOU

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**MEMBERSHIP OR RENEWAL

***If you are a not yet an NAPT member, you may join for 2020 when you register for the conference in order to receive the discounted conference rate for members only. Please choose the appropriate payment option below.

REFERRALS

Once we receive the registration payment from your referral, you will receive a $25 rebate off your registration. Please contact our bookkeeper Mary Johns at naptbkkr@poetrytherapy.org if you have any questions about the referral process or registration fees.

REGISTRATION CHOICES

Full Registration includes Thursday evening and all Friday/Saturday activities and presentations and luncheons on both days. Breakfast is included at the Embassy Suites with your lodging fee.

CHOOSE THE PRE- AND POST-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS YOU WISH TO ATTEND

Check the Pre- and Post-Conference Events You Wish to Attend: (see full descriptions in the Program Guide)

Event Registration Type:

WORKSHOP CHOICES

Workshop seats are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. We will make every effort to accommodate preference but do not guarantee placement in the preferred workshop. Workshops fill up quickly. NAPT will make alternate selections if your first and second choices are at capacity.

Please enter first, second, and third choices for all seminar and workshop sections.

Please indicate your preference by typing in your preferences. FOR THIS AND ALL SESSIONS BELOW, ENTER THE LETTER/NUMBER OF YOUR FIRST CHOICE UNDER "FIRST CHOICE" (SUCH AS A1), THE LETTER/NUMBER OF YOUR SECOND CHOICE UNDER "SECOND CHOICE" (SUCH AS A3) AND SO FORTH. SEE YOUR PROGRAM GUIDE FOR THESE CODES!

MAKING YOUR RESERVATION FOR LODGING

Make Reservations for Lodging directly with Embassy Suites by Hilton, Albuquerque in advance PRIOR to Friday, February 28, 2020. (Please do not try to make reservations through a travel website.) The earlier you book your room, the more likely you will be able to get one at the Embassy Suites at the discounted group rate.

Embassy Suites by Hilton Albuquerque
1000 Woodward Place NE, Albuquerque NM 87102
TEL: +1-505-245-7100 | FAX: +1-505-247-1083

To make your reservation, call 1-800-362-2779, and let them know you are booking under the NAPT room block with the Code NAP. The NAPT guestroom rate is $129 + tax per ROOM (not per person). This includes a queen-size bed and a pull-out sofa in each suite; free made-to-order breakfast; and a complimentary Evening Reception, featuring a variety of drinks and snacks in a warm and welcoming atmosphere.

Do you wish to find a roommate and share a room?

MEALS

Your Friday and Saturday lunches are included with your registration fee. Please choose from the following options for each day:

AIRPORT INFORMATION

The Embassy Suites is located just three miles from the Albuquerque International Sunport.

TRANSPORTATION SERVICE

ABQ Cab: (505) 307-9209 or look for a taxi at the airport
You may Uber or Lyft (may be the easiest and most economical) The hotel does not operate a shuttle to and from the airport.

HOW CAN WE HELP? SERVICES, NEEDS, AND COMMENTS

Be patient while you are taken to PayPal to pay using a credit card. Choose the option on the right "DON'T HAVE A PAYPAL ACCOUNT?" to use a credit card - you do NOT have to join PayPal.
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