Affiliate Society Meetings
If you are interested in earning continuing education units related to group psychotherapy, please see listing below. An AGPA affiliate may be having an event in your area.
One-Year Training Program
This program is designed to meet the eligibility requirements for inclusion in the International Board for Certification of Group Psychotherapists.
Sponsor: Eastern Group Psychotherapy Society
Contact: Jan Vadell, Administrator, (631) 385-0763; firstname.lastname@example.org
On September 15, 2017, the Westchester Group Psychotherapy Society will present a workshop entitled "Grounding therapeutic work in the language of the body," with Jean Seibel, LCAT, BC-DMT.
On October 27, 2017, the Westchester Group Psychotherapy Society will present a workshop entitled, "Why people repeat abusive relationships and how group therapy can help," with Mary Nicholas, Ph.D., LCSW, CGP, FAGPA.
On November 11, 2017, the Westchester Group Psychotherapy Society will hold a 25th Anniversary Gala Celebration at CV Rich Mansion (The Women's Club of White Plains), 305 Ridgeway, White Plains, NY. The special guest of honor is Gloria Batkin Kahn, Ed.D., ABPP, CGP, FAGPA.
For workshop and Gala Event reservations contact:
email@example.com or (914) 428-0957.
On October 20-22, 2017 the Mid-Atlantic Group Psychotherapy Society will host its fall conference featuring Earl Hopper, Ph.D., CGP, DFAGPA who will present "Navigating Consequences of Traumatic Experiences in the Unconscious Life of Groups, Especially Large(r) Ones." For more information or to register, please visit http://www.magps.org/.
On October 20-21, 2017 the Illinois Group Psychotherapy Society will present its 2-Day Fall Conference entitled the "The Promise of Real Play Group Psychotherapy," with Katie L. Steele, Ph.D., CGP, FAGPA. For more information or to register, please visit http://ilgps.org/.
One and Two-Year Training Programs
Sponsor: Northeastern Society for Group Psychotherapy
Contact: 617-484-4994 or firstname.lastname@example.org
There are currently no meetings scheduled.
On September 9-10, 2017 the Austin Group Psychotherapy Society will present "Working with Resistance in Group" an Institute for Intermediate, New Professionals and Students led by Jay Erwin-Grotsky, LCSW, CGP, FAGPA. For more information or to register, please visit the event page.
On November 11-12, 2017 the Carolinas Group Psychotherapy Society will present its fall workshop entitled "Emotional Availability in Group: Expanding the Capacity for Intimacy in Group Members and Leaders," with Jeffrey Hudson, MEd, LPC, CGP. In addition to the small process groups throughout the 2-day workshop, Jeff will present didactic information including: Enriching the Group Experience - A focus on emotional availability - the five principles of modern psychoanalytic treatment and The Role of Acceptance in Effective Group Leadership.
On October 21, 2017 the Atlanta Group Psychotherapy Society will present its annual fall workshop entitled "Group Psychotherapy as a Neuro-Exercise: A Polyvagal Theory Perspective," with Philip Flores, Ph.D., CGP, FAGPA and Lisa Mahon, Ph.D., CGP, FAGPA. Additional workshop and registration information are available at www.atlantagps.com.
On November 11-12, 2017 the Colorado Group Psychotherapy Society will host its Annual Conference. The conference will be held at UCHealth - CeDAR - Center for Dependency, Addiction and Rehabilitation in Denver, Colorado. The topic is "Desire: Wishes, Fears, and Impulses in Group Psychotherapy" and will feature Lucy Holmes, PhD, LMSW, CGP, Licensed Psychoanalyst as the keynote speaker. COGPS will be offering a 10% discount to members of other affiliates – check with your local affiliate for more information. For more information or to register, please visit www.cogps.org or the event's Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/events/1934203316850636/