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42nd Annual NAPSW Conference: Shining The Light on Perinatal Social Work
Renaissance Hotel
111 East Ocean Boulevard
Long Beach, CA 90802

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Wednesday, May 02, 2018, 5:00 PM to Saturday, May 05, 2018, 12:00 PM PDT
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NAPSW Presents the 42nd Annual National Association of Perinatal Social Workers (NAPSW) Conference: Shining the Light on Perinatal Social Work
May 2-5, 2018
Long Beach, California

Event Information   Hotel Reservations   Conference Fees and Registration  Conference Brochure

Event Information

The largest gathering of Perinatal Social Workers from across the United States and Canada.
Learn many aspects of perinatal care from social work experts as well as other professionals.
An excellent opportunity to meet perinatal colleagues, make valuable contacts and earn CEUs.

Long Beach is a beautiful setting on the Pacific Ocean with much to explore and see including beaches, a visit to the Aquarium of the Pacific and touring the historic Queen Mary. Long Beach is also only an hour's drive from many Southern California attractions, including Disneyland and Universal Studios Hollywood.  Click here to learn more about Long Beach and its offerings. 

Click here to download the conference brochure to learn more about our course offerings and event itinerary.

Hotel Reservations

Where: Renaissance Long Beach Hotel

Reservations: or call toll-free: 1-877-622-3056. If calling, please request NAPSW 2018 Conference Rate.

Room Rate: $179 per night plus tax for single or double.

Rooms are available Monday, April 30th through Saturday, May 5th inclusive at the conference rate.

Please note: Reservations must be made by April 6 to secure a room at the discounted rate.

Parking: Discounted parking rate is $18 and valet parking is $28 (both offer in and out privileges for overnight guests).

For questions or issues regarding conference hotel reservations, please contact Kristin Vargo at 513-636-4043 or

Conference Fees and Registration Information:

Conference fees include Wednesday evening’s banquet, continental breakfast on Thursday and Friday, Friday’s lunch and Saturday’s breakfast.

  1. $285.00 NAPSW members before April 12, 2018
  2. $365.00 Non-member rate before April 12, 2018
  3. $150.00 students

Daily rates—member/nonmember/student—

  1. Wed $90/$100/$60
  2. Thurs $155/$185/$90
  3. Fri $165/$195/$90
  4. Sat $65/$65/$55

Some workshops may fill up so we recommend you register early in order to reserve a spot for the workshops you wish. Payment can be made by credit card through the registration portal or by check.

For any questions about the registration process, please contact: Kristin Vargo at 513-636-4043 or  

If paying by check, complete the online registration and print your invoice twice (one for your records and one to send with your payment). Checks, in USD, should be made out to NAPSW and sent to:

Sharon Williams, NAPSW
8111 Tollbridge Ct.
Westchester, OH 45069

Registration deadline is April 12, 2018 $20 late fee for all registrations after April 12, 2018