2019 ARHE/ARS/AAPG Conference Schedule

2019 ARHE/ARS/AAPG Conference Schedule

Louise Rogers Slater, MA, The Price Group, Educational Consultant
As one of the business partners at The Price Group, a therapeutic educational consulting practice with locations in Asheville, NC, Columbia, SC, Charlotte, NC, and Hilton Head, SC. Louise brings her knowledge of psychology, her love of young people, and her many years of evaluating organizational leadership and culture to the educational consulting practice. Working with and for young people has been a passion for Louise for many years.

Louise completed her B.A. in Psychology at Furman University and her M.A. in Psychology at Western Michigan University. She had a long career in the corporate world of Organizational Development and taught on the faculty of the University of South Carolina Business School. She is still actively involved in her family business, as a board member of Bonitz, Inc. She is former board chair of Glenforest School, a private school in Columbia, South Carolina, for children with learning differences and is currently serving as the secretary on the board of Presbyterian College, a small liberal arts college located in Clinton, South Carolina.

Louise is a professional member of the Independent Educational Consultants Association (IECA), former chair of the IECA Learning Differences Committee and in 2009, received the Irv Katz Award, an award given by IECA, recognizing her commitment to children and education, particularly her volunteer work as the founder of the Friends of Juvenile Justice (FJJ), an organization that advocates and provides resources to the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice. Louise has a certification as a Parent Coach and has completed level one certification as an ARISE Interventionist. She is also a member of the Young Adult Transition Association (YATA) and enjoys mentoring young adults and helping them “launch”. Louise has been an advocate and supporter of the CRC movement and ARHE since 2014.

Louise has three sons, a step-daughter, and two grandchildren. In her spare time, she enjoys kayaking rivers and marshes with her friends, working out at the gym, traveling with her husband, cooking, reading, biking, and spending time with her dogs, Roxy and Chloe.