Mississippi Psychological Association presents On the Cutting Edge: An Unconventional Convention

You can attend the MPA virtual conference from the comfort of your home or from your office as long as you have an internet connection. You will be able to join the presentation, see the presentation slides, and listen to the audio on your computer or electronic device (i.e. tablet, phone, etc). If joining live, you will be able to interact virtually with the presenter and ask questions. Registrants will be provided with login information once they register and submit payment. The presentations will also be archived and available to view on-demand for those who cannot join the live presentation.

Thursday, September 24, 2020

CE Program I

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm          

Chronic Pain: An Update on the State of the Science

Cynthia Karlson, Ph.D., Matt Morris, Ph.D. & Hannah Ford, Ph.D.

1.5 CE credits

Thank you to our program sponsor   


CE Program II

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm          

Suicide Assessment & Intervention: Integrating and Apply Theoretical and Evidenced-based Models

Michael Prazak, Ph.D.

2.0 CE credits

Thank you to our program sponsor   


Friday, September 25, 2020

CE Program III

9:00 am – 12:00 pm        

Suicide Postvention

Michael Nadorff, Ph.D.

3.0 CE credits

Thank you to our program sponsor   


12:30 pm – 2:00 pm       

Student Data Blitz


2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Student/Intern/Postdoc Panel


Friday, October 2, 2020

CE Program IV

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm          

Psychological Functioning, Health Behaviors, and Cardio-metabolic outcomes: Research Findings from Across the Lifespan         

Crystal Lim, Ph.D. & Aaron Lee, Ph.D.

1.5 CE credits


Friday, October 9, 2020 

1:00 pm – 1:50 pm          

Student Poster Presentations


CE Program V

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Nightmare Treatment

Michael Nadorff, Ph.D.

2 CE credits


All CE programs offered as a live webinar or on-demand!