When is the conference?

The conference will be held through Friday, May 3rd to Sunday, May 5th. Please see the schedule for more information on start times and end times for each day.

Is the conference in person?

The conference is being held online! The conference will be held on Zoom. A link will be emailed to all of the registrants on how to access the conference.

How do I become a volunteer?

We are full on Volunteers. We will be having an Anxiety and Depression Conference in September and looking for volunteers there soon!

Will conference recordings be available?

After the Couples Conference is over, recordings will be available for 6 months for registrants to review.

How many credits can I earn?

You can earn 17 CE Credits when attending the full conference. 1 CE Credit is equivalent to 1 hour of attendance of the conference, excluding sessions marked as not for credit (Convocation and Closing are not for credit). More info about CE eligibility can be found here.

How to I get my certificate of attendance?

Attendees will need to fill out a set of online evaluations on the Erickson Foundation website. The steps to accomplish this are outlined here.

What is the cancellation policy?

Please email support@erickson-foundation.org for written registration cancellations. Cancellations submitted on/or before March 31st will be given a full refund. Cancellations submitted after April 1st but before before April 24, 2024 will receive a full refund, with a $50 service fee. Those who cancel after April 24 and before April 30, 2024, will receive a 50% refund. We will not issue refunds for cancellations made after May 1, 2024. Please allow 8-10 weeks processing. If paying by check, please note that those who submit a non-sufficient fund check will be charged a $20 service fee.

Who organized this conference?

The Couples Conference has been conducted since 1995 by The Milton H. Erickson Foundation in co-ordination with the Couples Institute.


No individual or entity may record or broadcast any portion of the Couples Conference without prior written consent of The Milton H. Erickson Foundation.

Unauthorized recording (audio, video, still photography, etc.) of presentations during sessions without the express written consent of The Milton H. Erickson Foundation is strictly prohibited. Press representatives must receive a Press Pass and photo/recording permission from The Milton H. Erickson Foundation. The Milton H. Erickson Foundation reserves the rights to any approved audio and video production of presentations at all The Milton H. Erickson Foundation events.


If the Milton H. Erickson Foundation (hereby referred to as MHEF) cannot hold the 2024 Couples Conference due to acts of nature, war, government regulations, disaster, civil disorder or curtailment of transportation facilitating other emergencies making it inadvisable, illegal, or impossible to provide the facilities or to hold the meeting, each prepaid attendee will receive a copy of the annual conference handouts and any other materials that would have been distributed. Fixed conference expenses will be paid from the pre-registration funds. Remaining funds will be refunded to pre-registrants. MHEF is not responsible for any other costs incurred by pre-registrants in connection with the annual conference.

The views and opinions expressed by presenters are their own and do not necessarily represent those of MHEF.

MHEF disclaims any responsibility for the use and application of information presented at this conference.