THE CONFERENCE

Join us for professional development and continuing education at the
39th Annual Forensic Psychology Symposium

March 14-16, 2024

The Westgate Hotel in San Diego

Participants can earn up to 21 CE credits.

Continuing Education

The American College of Forensic Psychology is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. ACFP maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This program will offer 21 continuing education credits across three days. For the preliminary schedule (complete CE information will be posted soon), click here: ACFP 2024 Schedule

Conference Schedule


Wednesday, March 13, 2024

  • 4:00 – 5:30 PM:
  • Early check-in for registrants; late registration

Thursday, March 14, 2024

  • 7:00 – 8:00 AM:
  • Breakfast
  • 8:00 – 12:15 PM:
  • CE Presentations (4 CE)
  • 1:30 – 5:00 PM:
  • CE Presentations (3 CE)
  • 5:30 – 6:45 PM:
  • Welcome reception (no CE)
  • 5:30 – 6:45 PM:
  • Student poster session (no CE)

Friday, March 15, 2024

  • 7:15 – 8:00 AM:
  • Breakfast
  • 8:00 – 12:15 PM:
  • CE Presentations (4 CE)
  • 1:30 – 5:00 PM:
  • CE Presentations (3 CE)

Saturday, March 16, 2024

  • 7:15 – 8:00 AM:
    Breakfast
  • 8:00 – 12:15 PM:
    CE Presentations (4 CE)
  • 1:30 – 5:00 PM:
    CE Presentations (3 CE)

Speakers and Presentation Topics

Click here to download the preliminary schedule: ACFP 2024 Schedule

Hotel Reservations

We have secured a block of rooms for ACFP at The Westgate Hotel at a very special rate of $229 per night. The hotel has waived the daily facility (resort) fee and is providing complimentary public Wi-Fi Internet in the meeting rooms and guest rooms for our group. You may call the hotel’s reservation department at 800-522-1564. Please identify yourself as part of the American College of Forensic Psychology to secure the preferred rate. Or, follow this link to make your hotel reservation online: https://reservations.travelclick.com/17383?groupID=3959013

The Westgate Hotel is located at 1055 Second Ave., San Diego, CA 92101. Room reservations must be received by February 19, 2024. Reservations made after February 19 are subject to availability at the prevailing hotel rate.

Travel Information

The closest airport is the San Diego International Airport, which is a 10-15 minute drive from the hotel.
The Sante Fe Depot, which is the main San Diego train station, is 0.5 miles from the hotel.
Parking is available at the Westgate Hotel (currently $50 overnight) and in nearby parking garages.

Testimonials

“Excellent. I gained ideas of potential new assessments to integrate into evaluations.”

“Excellent! Everything was so informative and relevant.”

“This symposium provided a great deal of information for my practice.”

“Excellent! Even though I have been in practice for many years, I always learn something new at the Forensic Psychology Symposium that helps me improve my practice.”

“Excellent, well organized, appreciated the topics.”

“Thank you to the American College of Forensic Psychology for the excellent symposium! I have always felt most welcome when attending.”