Event Detail

MCDA and Normendale College Present the 2022 Virtual Spring Conference! 

This year’s conference will feature nationally recognized thought leaders who will share their expertise and provide practical ideas that you can immediately apply with your clients and in your personal life.

March 11, 2022

9:00 am – 3:00 pm

$99 for the entire conference or $39 per session

4 CEUs will be available 

Full descriptions of the sessions and more information about the presenters are available on the MCDA website.


We hope you’ll attend the entire conference, but you may also register for individual sessions. Two sessions will be offered in the morning and two in the afternoon. The lunch hour will provide an opportunity for small group discussions, socializing and networking. 


The schedule is as follows:




9:00 – 9:15

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Representatives from MCDA and Normandale Community College

9:15 – 10:15

Session 1

An Intersection: Strengthening Brain Health Through Effective Career Development, Amy Baus

10:15 – 10:30



10:30 – 11:30

Session 2

Creating Order from Chaos: Chaos Theory of Careers, Jon Schlesinger

11:30 – 12:30


Facilitated discussions and networking in break-out rooms

12:30 – 1:30

Session 3

Embracing Intentional Serendipity in the Career Search, Jim Peacock

1:30 – 1:45



1:45 – 2:45

Session 4

Using Mindfulness and Positive Psychology to Build Resilience and Better Handle Everyday Stress, Sabrina Woods

2:45 – 3:00

Concluding Remarks

Announcements, Evaluations, CEUs


Please Register by March 8th for all communication! Registration closes March 10.


Registration is now closed!