AGPA serves as the voice of group therapy for mental health clinicians and the public-at-large, both nationally and internationally. The AGPA provides vital information on group psychotherapy in a variety of ways. Our efforts provide global access to group psychotherapy education and professional development, research, and outreach services. AGPA promotes awareness about the healing power of group. Learn more about our organization.
AGPA announces Safe Environment Conduct Policy
AGPA aims to be inclusive of a large number of participants, with many varied and diverse backgrounds. As such, we are committed to providing a friendly, safe, respectful, and welcoming environment for all, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, political affiliation, disability, age, appearance or other personal characteristics and socioeconomic status.
The AGPA Safe Environment Conduct Policy outlines our expectations for all those who participate in AGPA.
Register Today for AGPA's March Webinar
Getting Micro with the Macro: Contributing to Community Resilience with Trauma-Informed Group Interventions
Sunday, March 25, 2018- 7:30-9:30PM (EST), 6:30-8:30PM (CST), 5:30-7:30PM (MST), 4:30-6:30PM (PST)
Join Siddharth Ashvin Shah, MD, MPH for the live webinar, "Getting Micro with the Macro: Contributing to Community Resilience with Trauma-Informed Group Interventions." Group practitioners are well-positioned to act in civil society in order to reduce the impact of scapegoating, marginalization, bullying, assault, murder, internment and deportation. Using AGPA principles and trauma-informed design, this event covers U.S. case studies and shares a vision for proactive outreach, prevention and interventions to mitigate prevalent harms stemming from macro level group phenomena. 2 CE credits available.
Visit the AGPA e-Learning Center for learning objectives, references, and registration information.
Build the Future for Group Therapy with a Gift to the Group Foundation for Advancing Mental Health
Do you believe that group interventions create opportunities for healing and personal change? Then please support the Group Foundation as it invests in scholarships, research, community outreach, and robust on-line resources that are key to building a powerful network of practitioners across the nation and around the world. Your generosity not only produces tangible results, it inspires others to help, too. Contributions can be made online at http://member.agpa.org/imis/agpa/donate.