Conferences

3rd International Conference on Philosophical Counseling & Practice
The National Philosophical Counseling Association (formerly the American Society for Philosophy, Counseling, and Psychotherapy) is seeking papers, panel proposals, and commentators on a topic relevant to any aspect of philosophical practice for its 3rd International Conference on Philosophical Counseling & Practice that will be held via ZOOM on January 15-16, 2021.

Some topics of particular interest include:

  • The future of philosophical practice
  • Ethics of philosophical practice
  • Philosophical practice and psychotherapy
  • Logic-based therapy & consultation
  • Philosophical practice and the pandemic
  • Philosophical practice and Stoicism
  • Philosophical practice and Buddhism
  • Philosophical practice and Indian philosophy
Papers should be of approximately 25 minutes’ reading time. Please submit abstracts (of at least 100 words) or panel proposals to the NPCA Eastern Division Coordinator, Samuel Zinaich, Jr., Ph.D. at the email address below BY August 15, 2020.  Persons who wish to serve as commentators should also contact Samuel Zinaich, Jr.  Click here to print.
Papers presented at the 3rd International Conference on Philosophical Counseling & Practice have the opportunity of being peer-reviewed for publication in the International Journal of Philosophical Practice.

Please submit abstracts of papers for presentation by email to: Samuel Zinaich, Jr., Ph.D. zinaich@pnw.edu


APA Eastern Division Meeting 2021

The National Philosophical Counseling Association will be holding its next meeting concurrent with the American Philosophical Association (APA), Eastern Division Meeting.  Basic information is provided below.  Specific meeting times and room location will be posted here once the schedule is generated.

Conference Location

TBD

Call for Papers
If you are interested in presenting a paper on philosophy and/or counseling, being a commentator or have an idea for a related panel topic, please click here.

Information about previous conferences can be accessed here.