Advisor Training and Development Community

The Advisor Training & Development Community is one of NACADA's largest... with over 1900 members and still growing!   In addition, more proposals to NACADA conferences are submitted under this Community than any other Community.  This is in large part due to the vast scope of this Community's purpose.  We strive to provide members with a network for discussing advisor training and development issues that are experienced at every level of advising and advising administration. In addition, we strive to provide a network of support and analysis of motivational theories and practices that are so vital to successful training & development programs and initiatives.  The Advisor Training & Development Community also suggests projects, initiatives, and concerns to the NACADA Advising Community Division Representatives, to the NACADA Professional Development Committee, and to the NACADA Board.

2019 Annual Conference Sessions

Standing in the Corner With Students Who Are "In the Corner" - Best Practices for Advising Students Who Are Suicidal
Date: October 21st, 2019
Time: 9:15am - 10:15am
Room: M105 - 106

Faculty & Professional Advisor Partnership: Working Together to Promote Student Success
Date: October 22nd, 2019
Time: 8:45am - 9:45am
Room: L015/L019

An Online Course for Faculty Advisors: Excellence in Academic Advising
Date: October 22nd, 2019
Time: 11:15am - 12:15pm
Room: M010-102

Committed Conversations: Designing Cultural Awareness Workshops for Advisors
Date: October 22nd, 2019
Time: 11:15am - 12:15pm
Room: L011/L012

"It's Not Bragging If You Can Back It Up" (Muhammad Ali) - CGSC Debutes Their Advising and Counseling Program
Date: October 22nd, 2019
Time: 11:15am - 12:15pm
Room: M105-106

Advisor Development: Don't Leave it to Chance!
Date: October 22nd, 2019
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Room: Ballroom A

Communication is Key: Promoting Dialogues Between Sending and Receiving Institutions Through a Transfer Advising Symposium
Date: October 22nd, 2019
Time: 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Room: Marriott Rose

Creating a Rising Tide for Your Team
Date: October 22nd, 2019
Time: 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Room: L005/L009

First-Generation Low-Income Students Turned Advisors: Practice-Based Strategies to Embrace Our Background and Avoid Pitfalls
Date: October 22nd, 2019
Time: 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Room: M107

In Their Circle: How Ikigai, Akido and Appreciative Advising Help Supervisors to Mentor Advisors
Date: October 23rd, 2019
Time: 8:00am - 9:00am
Room: M104

The Inbetweeners: Experiences of Millennial Advisors
Date: October 21st, 2019
Time: 9:15am - 10:15am
Room: Ballroom D

Current Chair

Gavin Farber
Temple University

2019 Annual Conference

Advising Community Business Meeting

Date: October 22nd, 2019

Time: 8:45am - 9:45am

Room: L017/L018

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The Advisor Training and Development Community sponsored Monograph Comprehensive Advisor Training and Development: Practices that Deliver