What to expect at the 2018 Conference
The National Latina/o Psychological Association (NLPA) is a national organization of mental health professionals, academics, researchers, and students whose objective is to generate and advance psychological knowledge and foster its effective application for the benefit of Latinas/os.
NLPA’s membership represents a rich diversity of national background, ethnicity, cultural origin, religious tradition, and political ideology. We work in a wide range of professional and academic settings.
Bienvenida Welcoming & Networking Reception
It is a great opportunity to reunite and make new long lasting professional connections and friendships.
This event offers attendees another opportunity to network and recognize the presence and contributions of Latina/o communities in the United States and celebrate our rich heritage and culture.
Noche de Gala: Awards, Dinner, & Dance Reception
Our largest and most anticipated event is our Noche de Gala. During this party attendees dine, celebrate accomplishments and dance until morning.
Community Engagement & Service
During this activity, conference attendees put into action NLPA mission to serve the Latinx community.
WHAT DO past ATTENDEES HAVE TO SAY?
"Por medio de su apoyo imenso NLPA a cambiado la vida de miles y nos empoderá a seguir unidos."
"NLPA has been the highlight of my year thus far - I got to meet my idol who said she will help me become even greater than her."
"I haven't even had time to process all the awesomeness from the three different panels that I participated in yesterday- I was blown away by Latinx faculty personal career stories...The cherry on top was presenting my own participatory action research with top notch colleagues. #NLPA16 #SoMuchGoodness."
#NLPA2016 Beautiful. Powerful. Looking forward to #NLPA2018."
Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine
3777 La Jolla Village Drive
San Diego CA, 92122
Oct 18 - Oct 21, 2018
Hotel Registration & Transportation
hyatt regancy la jolla at aventine
Our 2018 Conferencia will take place at the Hyatt Regancy La Jolla. Enjoy the abundant riches of San Diego’s “Golden Triangle” during your stay. Visit the Stephen Birch Aquarium & Museum, spend a day kayaking, take a Baja Lobster or Wine tour, see live theater or shop San Diego’s trendy boutiques.
CONFERENCE RATES available from October 14-25, 2018
Hotel parking rate for NLPA attendees will be $15/day.
To request and receive information about room sharing, click here.
AIRLINE PROMOtional CODES
Reservation and ticketing is available via www.united.com or by calling United Meetings Reservations at 800-426-1122 (a service fee will apply). Provide the Z Code: ZE8M and the Meeting Code: 640898
Reservations and ticketing is available via www.delta.com/meetings or by calling Delta Meeting Network Reservations at 800-328-1111. When booking online at www.delta.com/meetings, select 'Book Your Flight' and enter your Meeting Code: NMR86
Information Coming Soon
CAR RENTALS promotional codes
Budget Car Rental
To make a reservation, call 1 (800) 842-5628 and provide the Budget Customer Discount (BCD) number: U007502
You may also go directly to Budget.com here (link includes the BCD number).
Avis Car Rental
To make a reservation, call 1 (800) (800) 331-1600 and provide the Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) number is D317029
You may also go directly to Avis.com here (link includes the AWD number).
Information Coming Soon
Call for Papers Is Now Open
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Call for Nominations for the 2018 NLPA Awards
Award Nomination Deadline: January 15, 2018
The NLPA Awards will be presented during the Noche de Gala on the evening of Saturday, October 20, 2018.
While persons who are not members of NLPA may be nominated to the awards, all awardees would need to be members of NLPA before the bestowing of an award. It is expected that awardees will attend the conference to receive their award.
Please contact Awards Committee Co-chairs by email if you have any questions:
Eduardo Morales, Ph.D. (DrEMorales@aol.com) and Brandy Piña-Watson, Ph.D. (firstname.lastname@example.org).