January 17, 2019  | By Susan Boxer Kappel, MA, ATR-BC, LCAT, CGP, Conference Chair


There are just two weeks left to submit your proposal for the 2019 Annual Conference.  Join a prestigious collection of presenters at the AATA’s 50th Annual Conference to be held October 30 to November 3, 2019 in Kansas City, Missouri.  Submissions are due on February 1, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. ET.  Visit the Proposal Submission site to learn more.

Submit Your Proposal Today! 


Would you like to serve as a proposal reviewer this year?  All current AATA members who have ATR-BC credentials are invited to serve as reviewers. Reviewers must be willing to devote the time required to review at least 15 to 20 proposals.  All of the review process is done online.  If you are interested in serving please let us know.

Plan to be part of this historical year in America’s Heartland when we “meet in the middle” to celebrate 50 Years of Healing Through Art. Follow our story on social media #AATA50th!

That’s How We Do KC!  National Geographic Traveler names Kansas City one of the world’s “best trips” for 2019, and Vogue Magazine agrees! 

“Kansas City is the Most Lovable of Cities.”  “It Feels Like Home” – Huffington Post