ACLP is committed to providing the child life community with relevant and high-quality education and professional development opportunities. If you have an idea for a 2023 Annual Child Life Conference presentation, 2023 ACLP Webinar, or ACLP Bulletin article please use the form below to provide us with more information. As a reminder, individuals can earn up to 20 PDUs per five-year certification cycle for presenting activities. Please reference the recertification manual for additional details.
Proposals are accepted from July 1st – August 31st, 2022. Submissions will be evaluated by ACLP to ensure alignment with the current Exam Content Outline, and ACLP's current professional development programming needs. If your submission is selected to be a part of our offerings for 2023, a member of our staff will follow up with you via email by October 31st. If you have any questions or concerns, please email Jessica Oswald (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Recommended Topic Areas:
We welcome submission topics that align with the child life core competencies. Proposals related to health equity, emotional safety, self-care, trauma, are strongly recommended. Presenters are encouraged to be collaborative and inclusive.
To learn more about the guidelines for conference abstracts click here. Additional form elements will populate when interest in presenting at Annual Child Life Conference is selected.