OPA 2024 Annual Conference

April 19 - 20, 2024 | Oregon City, OR
Providence Willamette Falls Community Center



Interested in adding our Insomnia and CBT-I Workshop to your registration?
Click here for more information!

Now Accepting 2024 Student Posters!

OPA’s annual conference will be held on April 19-20th, 2024. Applications are accepted from both students and nonstudent members. Poster submissions will be reviewed prior to the conference and accepted posters will be disseminated digitally during the conference. Awards will be given during the conference (conference attendance is encouraged). 
DEADLINE: All Poster Submissions must be received by February 23rd, 2024.

If you are interested in submitting a proposal for a poster session, please email your proposal to [email protected] with the following information:

  • Subject of email: OPA 2023 Conference Poster Submission
  • The name(s) of the presenters and, if relevant, the name(s) of professors/instructors sponsoring the poster submission
  • Title of the poster presentation
  • Abstract (under than 300 words)
  • Contact information, including email & phone numbers of primary applicant 
  • Optional: The award category under which you would like to be evaluated

Submit a poster for one or more of the categories below:


Professionalism & Relational Competency

For exceptional demonstration of the values of the field of psychology across professional settings, interdisciplinary collaboration, community development, or social wellness.


Scientific Method & Application Competency

For exceptional demonstration of empirically rigorous application or evaluation of practices, interventions, and programs.

Education & Systems Competency

For exceptional demonstration of educational psychology, training, and teaching science, and/or human development across contexts and settings.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

For exceptional demonstration of awareness, advocacy, and skills in working with diverse and marginalized individuals, groups, and communities.

General Studies

OPA is aware that many students may have interests outside of these four categories. As we strive for inclusiveness within our association, we encourage students to submit posters on subjects of interest to you. These posters will be reviewed and awards presented accordingly. 

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Registration Information


When: April 19 - 20, 2024
Where: Providence Willamette Falls Community Center

OPA is now providing many options for students and professionals to attend the 2024 Annual Conference, including optional one-day registration, as well as virtual options for those not able to attend in person. Check out our registration options and what fits best with your availability!

2024 Annual Conference Registration Prices

  Full Registration One-Day Registration
OPA Member $375 $199
OPA Life & Service Member $325 $175
OPA Student Member $75 $50
Non-Member $440 $270
Student $150 $100
VIRTUAL OPA Member - $125
VIRTUAL OPA Life & Service Member - $100
VIRTUAL OPA Student Member - $50
VIRTUAL Non-Member - $200
VIRTUAL Student Non-Member - $100











Needing Additional CE?
OPA will be offering an additional day of CE sessions for those interested in attending the day before the conference begins, April 18, 2024. This one-day workshop, "Insomnia and CBT-I," will be presented by Donn Prosser PhD., CBSM, DBSM from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM.  To register for this workshop, make sure to select the Thursday registration when selecting you desired courses, and the registration fee will be added to your registration submission. For more information regarding the workshop itself, click here.

OPA Member - $250
Non-Member - $350

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Sponsorships & Exhibitors

OPA's registration is NOW OPEN for Sponsors & Exhibitors! Take some time to read through the packages available down below and fill out our online registration.



  • $350 without Electricity
  • $400 with Electricity


  • Lunch Sponsor - $1,000 (3 Available)
  • Morning Coffee & Breakfast - $500 (3 Available)
  • Refreshment Sponsor - $350 (3 Available)

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Schedule at a Glance

*The 2024 Annual Conference Schedule is subject to change.

Thursday, April 18, 2024 

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM  

"Insomnia and CBT-I" Workshop presented by Dr. Donn Prosner

*Not Included in Registration - Additional Purchase Necessary


DAY ONE | Friday, April 19, 2024

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM   Registration Opens & Breakfast
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM   "Depression, Suicide, and Alternative Treatments when Traditional Options Fail" presented by Dr. Y Pritham Raj
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM   Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM   Student Presentations
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   Lunch & Awards
1:00 PM - 1:15 PM   Break
1:15 PM - 3:15 PM   "Autism Assessment and the Neurodiversity Paradigm" presented by Dr. Jeffrey Fry & Emily Haygeman
3:15 PM - 3:45 PM   Break
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM   OBOP Town Hall

DAY TWO | Saturday, April 20. 2024

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM   Registration Opens & Breakfast
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM   "Getting A "head" in Therapy - Psilocybin, Esketamine and MDMA in the Treatment of MH & SUDs" presented by Michael Bricker
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM   Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM   "The Ethical Practice of Psychology within Systems & Organizations" presented by the OPA Ethics Committee
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   Lunch & Awards
1:00 PM - 1:15 PM   Break
1:15 PM - 3:15 PM   Afternoon CE Session
3:15 PM - 3:45 PM   Break
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM   Afternoon CE Session
4:45 PM   Conference Concludes