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TxCFR 2018 Annual Conference

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Thursday and Friday, April 5th-6th, 2018


Next year’s theme is Promoting Healthy Families: Strengths & Challenges. More information coming soon…



The 2018 TxCFR Annual Conference will be held at the Springhill Suites Dallas Plano/Frisco.

Spring Hill Suites Dallas Plano/Frisco

8401 Angels Drive, Plano, TX 75024

888-236-2427 or 469-362-7773

Reservation Information:

Reserve a room for the 2018 TxCFR Conference by calling the hotel at one of the numbers listed above. Be sure to inform them that you are attending the 2018 Annual Texas Council on Family Relations Conference on April 5th-6th, 2018. The TxCFR Conference room rate is $___ per night (Single King or Double Queen Suites) and includes the following amenities:


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  • Complimentary breakfast offering a hot, fresh and healthy buffet daily
  • Complimentary appetizers during our evening reception hour Monday-Thursday
  • Complimentary shuttle within a five mile radius of the Hotel
  • Complimentary high-speed internet access in the guestrooms and meeting space
  • Complimentary Self-Parking





Thursday, April 6th

8:30 am – 11:00 am

SPEAKERS: TBD (to be determined…)


Pre-conference fee is $___. A Continental Breakfast will be served. CEUs will be included in the CEU cost for the conference.



Thursday, April 5th



Friday, April 6th









TxCFR invites exhibitors such as practitioner/providers, vendors/businesses, and non-profits to join us at the 2018 TxCFR Conference and share about the products, services, and offerings you have available to help promote healthy families in Texas. We especially want to encourage Universities to join us (by way of a reduced exhibitor fee) at the conference because these academic institutions are training the family leaders of today and tomorrow.

Exhibitor Fees:

  • Non-Profit Exhibitor – $___
  • For Profit Exhibitor – $___

Registration (Including Exhibitors*)

* Exhibitors that are NOT registering for the 2016 TxCFR Conference should use the radio button selection in the “Fee” section of the Registration page, while Exhibitors who are registering for the conference should register for the appropriate level in the “Fee” section, and then add the Exhibitor fee in the “Items for Sale” section of the Registration page.



TxCFR invites new and established professionals, graduate, and undergraduate students, to promote healthy families by partnering with schools by submitting a proposal to present at the 2018 TxCFR Conference. Submissions related to the conference theme are encouraged. Other family-related topics will be considered. Proposals may be submitted in the following categories:

  • Research Papers -multiple presentations in a breakout session
  • Workshop – a 1-hour interactive, experiential presentations
  • Roundtable Discussions – thoughtful discussions on family and school related topics
  • Poster Session – a poster summarizing results/implications of family and school related research

Click Here to Submit a Proposal for the 2018 TxCFR Conference


TxCFR invites graduate and undergraduate students to submit a research paper to be evaluated for the 2018 TxCFR Student Paper Competition. The winner of this competition will receive

  • will receive a $100 award
  • will receive recognition at the 2018 TxCFR Conference (attendance required)
  • will advance to the National Council on Family Relations Student Paper Competition

Click Here to Submit Student Paper Competition Form for the 2018 TxCFR Conference

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April 3-4, 2013
Radisson Hotel Fossil Creek
Fort Worth, Texas