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The 1969 Annual Conference was held at the Sheraton Park Hotel, Washington, DC, in October. Richard N. Hey was program chair and chose as the theme “Beyond an Anti-Family Society.”
Registration was $10.00 for regular members and $5.00 for student members.
¶ 3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 Plenary sessions included speaker Elizabeth D. Koontz, Director of the Women’s Bureau, U.S. Department of Labor, whose topic was “Making Societies Fit Families,” Ned Gaylin from the National Institute of Mental Health spoke on “Changing Social Institutions to Fit the Needs of Youth,” NCFR President Elizabeth Force spoke on “The Grand Premier of a New Play for Living,” and Jessie Bernard spoke about “Life in an Urban Commune.”
¶ 4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 There was a panel on the “Mutual Concerns of Family Research, Education, and Counseling,” chaired by Marvin Sussman. A special session was added to afford in-depth discussion. NCFR sponsored its own employment service.