2021 Conference Theme: Preparing a Welcoming Table - Unity and Diversity in the Church

The 2021 Catholic Psychotherapy Conference will strategically address ways to foster healing and restoration in today’s diverse Church by addressing the psychological effects of discrimination based on race, ethnicity, culture, and faith. The conference will outline common factors that contribute to these various issues and propose evidence-based therapeutic interventions and other means of collaboration within the Church.  

We ask for the intercession of St. Martin de Porres, patron of mixed-race people, public health workers, and all those seeking racial harmony to pray for us and our world: 

“St Martin, teach us to be generous with the gifts that God has given us. Make us sympathetic toward those who are suffering and afflicted. Pray to our Redeemer and to Our Lady of Mercy that we may always be kind and generous to our neighbors because they are the children of our heavenly Father. O St Martin, we need strong faith in God and His holy Church, especially in these days when religion is often considered unimportant. Bring all people to a knowledge and love of the true Church, that they may find the way of salvation and happiness. Ask Christ and Our Mother of Good Counsel to make us faithful disciples of Jesus Christ in life and in death. Amen.”


CONFERENCE REGISTRATION

SPEAKERS

EXHIBITOR REGISTRATION

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

PRE CONFERENCE SPEAKER/MUSIC SPONSORSHIP—$10,000

This is a powerful opportunity to celebrate our faith together as a community, and hear the word of God preached by a dynamic Catholic evangelist or clergy member.

FRIDAY NIGHT BANQUET DINNER—$5000

The Conference banquet is always a highlight. Sponsoring the dinner is a fantastic opportunity to promote your brand in a fun and relaxed environment. Co-sponsorship option. 

WELCOME RECEPTION - $4500

Kick off the conference sponsoring the opening welcome reception. Recognition of company name on signage and program. Co-sponsorship option. 

FRIDAY NIGHT ENTERTAINMENT—$3500

Extremely popular and memorable. Sponsor the life of the party!

PLENARY SPEAKER SPONSORSHIP—$3000

A dynamic Catholic speaker promotes the vision of the Catholic Psychotherapy Association AND delivers an excellent presentation on the year’s theme. 

LUNCHEON—$3500

CPA events are an effective way for attendees to network with other professionals/their peers and share valuable/meaningful information.

SR. THEA BOWMAN RACIAL JUSTICE AND EQUALITY SPONSORSHIP PACKAGE—$15,000 (2 Available)

This sponsorship has been especially designed for the 2021 conference theme. Your gift will help us shine a light on racial inequalities and provoke positive change and healing. Your organization or name will be advertised at the beginning of every presentation that addresses issues of racial injustices, discrimination, pay speaker stipends who present on racial issues, help us recruit and partner with organizations within the Church that promote racial equality and fund other conference activities that celebrate and promote racial justice, and healing from the effects of racism. You will be recognized in a special way at our banquet and be able to give the audience a brief overview of your program or yourself if you wish. 

CONFERENCE TOTE BAGS—$3000

Want to have your information/brand in the hand of every conference attendee? Achieve success with this exclusive sponsorship by having your logo featured on the 2020 CPA Conference Registration bag.

NETWORKING BREAK—$2500

Refreshment breaks are great networking opportunities as well as a great way to gain exposure for your organization/brand. Signage and mention in the conference program. Co-sponsorship option. Limited to (5) five sponsors.

NAME BADGE AND LANYARDS—$2500

A great and low-cost way to gain immediate access to conference attendees. Lanyards are always a popular choice amongst sponsors. Act quickly to secure this exclusive sponsorship opportunity.

CONFERENCE BAG INSERTS—$250

Gain immediate access to conference attendees. Place a giveaway of your choice in each conference attendee’s bag. Limited to five (5) sponsors.

The Auxiliary Bishop of San Diego Welcomes CPA!

Letter from Most Rev. John P. Dolan


CALL FOR PROPOSALS

Please review the below information regarding the 2021 Conference them and submission guidelines. Submit form here. Share this invitation with colleagues via the PDF below. Thank you for your consideration!  If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Chris Stravitsch, Speaker Chair, at cstravitsch@catholicpsychotherapy.org.


CPA_Conference_2021_Call for Proposals.pdf




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