SCAN Symposium

Friday, April 26, 2019 - Sunday, April 28, 2019 SCAN’s 2019 Symposium, Navigating the Path to Wellness, is just around the corner and will be taking place at Tapatio Cliff Resort in Phoenix, Arizona April 26-28, 2019! I am reaching out to you with a personal invitation to join us. Tapatio Cliff Resort is a beautiful place – come see! After getting your fill from many education hours and networking events, sit on the veranda and enjoy the beautiful desert scenery and magnificent views. What a great way to get your wellness fill!

We have many wonderful speakers, networking opportunities, and workshops lined up. Please let the members of your group know about all the learning and networking opportunities we have put together this year. Here is the website with more information:

Below are highlighted a few of the many exciting things happening at this year at our 35th SCAN symposium.

Early bird registration ends on March 28, so make sure you register today and join us as we move the industry forward!

Events at Symposium

· Symposium Education Sessions:

More than 20 hours of continuing education credit. Conference commences at 8:15 a.m. on Friday, April 26th and ends 12:35 p.m. Sunday, April 28th.

- Agenda:

- Registration:

Keynote Speakers: 3 highly acclaimed speakers. Click on their names and see!

- BJ Fogg, PhD - Tiny is Mighty: Designing a Sure Path to Lasting Change

- Brad Cooper, PhD - #BetterThanYesterday: Evidence…Opportunity…Application

- Chris Wharton, PhD - Attacking Excess Through Values-Based Behavior Change: A Sustainability Orientation to Health

Symposium Workshops:

2 CE workshops offered Saturday, April 27th from 6:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. (breakfast to be provided)

Workshop cost: $50 (includes breakfast)

- Linda Phillips & BJ Fogg, PhD - Tiny Habits Workshop

Learn from leading experts about how behavior change really works. By attending this exclusive Tiny Habits® workshop, you will gain skills that can be immediately implemented in your work to create habits that are effective and sustainable using the Tiny Habits Method. Upon completion of the workshop, you will have fulfilled half of the class time required to obtain your Certification in the Tiny Habits Method (

- Jessica Matthews, PhD, E-RYT500 - Yoga Workshop

Learn how yoga can influence all aspects of your physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual well-being. Use these techniques to empower your clients to live a healthier life. (

Coaching & Wellness Skill Shop

Friday, April 26th from 1:05 p.m. - 3:10 p.m.

- Julie Schwartz, MS, RDN, CSSD, LD, CWC - Guiding Clients to Sustainable Behavior Change: Health and Wellness Coaching for the Nutrition Professional

This skills shop is brought to you by the dietitian who developed the Academy’s coaching certificate. Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDN) are recognized behavior change leaders. Regardless of the practice area, using a strength-based approach, practitioners can guide clients as they move towards sustainable behavior change, and ultimately improve outcomes and/or performance.

Reception & Networking Opportunities

Friday, April 25th from 6:00 a.m. – 7:15 a.m.: 5K Run/Walk
Friday, April 25th from 5:45 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.: SCAN Practice Area Meet & Greet
Friday, April 25th from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.: Symposium Welcome Reception
Saturday, April 26th starting at 1:10 pm: SCAN Award Luncheon
Saturday, April 26th beginning at 6:15 p.m.: Dine Around With SCAN Members (dinner is paid by attendees) Contact Information:
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