Southeast ECO Conference

November 15-16, 2019 at the University of South Carolina

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2019 SouthEast ECO Conference

Back to BaSiCs: Reaffirming the core values of Community

University of South Carolina - Columbia, SC

November 15-16, 2019 

Southeast ECO Conference Website


The Southeast Region of the Society for Community Research and Action (SCRA at invites you to submit a proposal for the 2019 Southeast ECO Conference, Back to BaSiCs: Reaffirming Core Values of Community. This conference is organized by graduate students with the goal of sharing knowledge relative to community psychology and related fields by connecting students, researchers, community members, and scientists to share experiences in an effort to reduce social inequalities and empower marginalized communities. Back to BaSiCs aims to reaffirm 1) Individual and Family Wellness, 2) Sense of Community, 3) Respect for Human Diversity, 4) Social Justice, 5) Collaboration, 6) Community Strengths, and 7) Empirical Grounding. Multidisciplinary work is encouraged. This event will be hosted by the University of South Carolina at United Way of the Midlands in Columbia, South Carolina and will take place on November 15th and 16th.

Topics may include but are not limited to: 

  • Community Empowerment
  • Prevention, Intervention, Sustainability
  • Intersection of the Arts and Psychology
  • Community Healing and Public Health

Formats for submission include poster presentations, roundtable panel, symposium, oral presentation. 

Submissions are due on October 28th.

To submit a proposal, please visit our website at:

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