AGPA e-Learning Events
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Registration information, learning objectives, and references for the events listed below will be posted to the AGPA e-Learning Library approximately 1-2 months prior to each event date. Most of these events will be recorded and made available in the e-Learning Library approximately one week after the live event.

May 2022‎

Online Institute: Process Group Experience
Tuesdays and Sundays, April 26, May 1, 3, 10, 15, 17, 22, 24, 2022 from 7:00 - 8:30 PM (Eastern) *Please be cognizant of applicable time zones

Claudia Arlo, LCSW-R, CGP, FAGPA‎

The process group experience sections will stress the basic elements of group functioning, development, here-and-now group process and examine both the dynamics and process of group psychotherapy. The Institute is structured to maximize learning about group formation, and the role of the leaders and participants in the establishment of group roles, boundaries, norms and structure. Psychodynamic concepts including transference, individual and group resistance and defense mechanisms will be examined as they emerge in the group process. The contribution of the leader to the development of a cohesive and functional group will be examined.

‎12 CE Credits available at $240 for members/ $480 for nonmembers. This event is not recorded.‎

Webinar: [Book Club] When They Came for Me: The Hidden Diary of An Apartheid Prisoner: A Memoir
Sunday, May 15, 2022f rom 2:00 - 4:00 PM (Eastern)  *Please be cognizant of applicable time zones

John Schlapobersky, BA, MSc, CGP‎

In 1969, while a student in South Africa, John was arrested for opposing apartheid and detained, tortured and deported.  ‎Interrogated through sleep deprivation, he wrote secretly in solitary confinement about his struggle to survive.  His ‎memoir describes his psychotherapy with other survivors – including group therapy - and gives context to our current ‎concerns with social justice.‎

Participation for members is free. Participation for nonmembers is $80.00. 2.0 CE credits are available at $40 for ‎members or $80.00 for nonmembers.‎

June 2022‎

Online Institute: Process Group Experience
Fridays, June 3, 10, 17, 24 and July 8, 15, 22 & 29 from 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Eastern *Please be cognizant of applicable time zones

Gail A. Brown, MA, LP, CGP

The process group experience sections will stress the basic elements of group functioning, development, here-and-now group process and examine both the dynamics and process of group psychotherapy. The Institute is structured to maximize learning about group formation, and the role of the leaders and participants in the establishment of group roles, boundaries, norms and structure. Psychodynamic concepts including transference, individual and group resistance and defense mechanisms will be examined as they emerge in the group process. The contribution of the leader to the development of a cohesive and functional group will be examined.

‎12 CE Credits available at $240 for members/ $480 for nonmembers. This event is not recorded.‎

Webinar: [Book Club] Women, Intersectionality and Power in Group Psychotherapy Leadership‎
POSTPONED - DATE TBD

Yoon Im Kane, LCSW, CGP; Saralyn M. Masselink, LCSW, CGP; Annie C. Weiss, LICSW, CGP, FAGPA‎


This webinar explores assumptions about gender, intersecting identities, and power that impact women’s experience as ‎group psychotherapy leaders. In this book, leaders in the field present multifaceted perspectives on intersectionality, ‎gender roles, hidden bias, and authority. Participants will examine societal norms to encourage deeper gender and ‎cultural intelligence in group leadership.‎

Participation for members is free. Participation for nonmembers is $60.00. 1.5 CE credits are available at $30 for ‎members or $60.00 for nonmembers.‎

July 2022‎

Online Institute: Process Group Experience
Fridays, July 15, 22, & 29, August 5, 12, & 19, 2022 from 3:00 - 5:00 PM Eastern Eastern *Please be cognizant of applicable time zones

Jamie Moran, MSW, LCSW, CGP

The process group experience sections will stress the basic elements of group functioning, development, here-and-now group process and examine both the dynamics and process of group psychotherapy. The Institute is structured to maximize learning about group formation, and the role of the leaders and participants in the establishment of group roles, boundaries, norms and structure. Psychodynamic concepts including transference, individual and group resistance and defense mechanisms will be examined as they emerge in the group process. The contribution of the leader to the development of a cohesive and functional group will be examined.

‎12 CE Credits available at $240 for members/ $480 for nonmembers. This event is not recorded.‎


Webinar: Focused Brief Group Therapy: A Transdiagnostic, Integrative Approach
Sunday, July 17, 2022 – Time TBD

Martyn Whittingham, PhD, CGP, FAGPA

This webinar will explore how Focused Brief Group Therapy targets reductions in interpersonal distress in eight sessions.  ‎Attendees will explore how the approach combines the art and science of group therapy to maximize outcomes and ‎minimize dropout.  ‎

Participation for members is free. Participation for nonmembers is $60.00. 1.5 CE credits are available at $30 for ‎members or $60.00 for nonmembers.‎

August 2022‎

Online Institute: TBD

Webinar: TBD


September 2022‎

Online Institute: Title TBD

Thursdays, September 8, 15, 22, 29, Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27, 2022 from 1:00 - 2:30 PM (Eastern) *Please be cognizant of ‎applicable time zones

Janice M. Morris, PhD, ABPP, CGP, FAGPA


Description coming soon!

‎12 CE Credits available at $240 for members/ $480 for nonmembers. This event is not recorded ‎

Webinar: Starting a Group in Private Practice: The How, the Who, the Where
Sunday, September 18, 2022 – Time TBD

Jill Lewis, MA, LCSW, CEDS-S, CGP

The webinar will provide members all the tools to help start and build a successful private practice. Discussing starting ‎dates, fees, advertising, group norms, consultations, telehealth vs in person, conjoint vs combined, criteria for inclusion ‎and exclusion. Everything someone needs to help facilitate this process successfully. ‎

Participation for members is free. Participation for nonmembers is $60.00. 1.5 CE credits are available at $30 for ‎members or $60.00 for nonmembers.‎

October 2022‎

Online Institute: Rupture and Repair in Group Psychotherapy: Intersecting Multiple Identities
Saturday and Sunday, October 1 and 2, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM & 3:00 - 6:00 PM (Eastern) *Please be cognizant of ‎applicable time zones

John Caffaro, PhD, CGP, FAGPA ‎
Sophia Chang-Caffaro, PsyD, CGP


Description Coming Soon!‎

‎12 CE Credits available at $240 for members/ $480 for nonmembers. This event is not recorded ‎

Webinar: TBD

November 2022‎

Online Institute: Title TBD
Sundays, November 6, 13 & 20, 2022, 1:00-3:00 PM & 3:30-5:30 PM (Eastern) *Please be cognizant of applicable time ‎zones

Martha Gilmore, PhD, CGP, LFAGPA


Description Coming Soon!‎

‎12 CE Credits available at $240 for members/ $480 for nonmembers. This event is not recorded ‎

Webinar: Coping with Aging in our Clients and in Ourselves

Sunday, November 20, 2022 – Time TBD

Kenneth Schwartz, MD, FRCPC
Shayne Vitemb, MA, LMFT, CGP‎


Description Coming Soon!‎

Participation for members is free. Participation for nonmembers is $60.00. 1.5 CE credits are available at $30 for ‎members or $60.00 for nonmembers.‎

December 2022‎

Online Institute: TBD


Webinar: Time-Limited Interpersonal Group Therapy Training
Sunday, December 18, 2022 – Time TBD

Meenakshi Denduluri, MD
Laura Kasper, PhD, CGP ‎


We will present one training model for group therapy facilitation. The model draws from Focused Brief Group Therapy by ‎Dr. Martyn Whittingham, long-term modern analytic groups, and T-group from an interpersonal dynamics business school ‎course. We will discuss the core components of setting up the group, recruitment, facilitation, and supervision. ‎

Participation for members is free. Participation for nonmembers is $60.00. 1.5 CE credits are available at $30 for ‎members or $60.00 for nonmembers.‎