Continuing Education

New England Psychologist lists as many continuing education conferences as space allows. Listings with incomplete information will not be printed. CE credits listed are for psychologists. Deadline to submit information is the 1st of the month prior to the month listing appears in. (For example: Jan. 1st deadline for listing in Feb.). Conference information may be submitted via snail mail: ATTN: Continuing Education, New England Psychologist, P.O. Box 1202, West Chatham, MA 02669; or by email: ce@nepsy.com.


 

JULY

 

July 10-14: EFT: Cracking the Code of Love in Couples and Families. Eastham, MA, 9am-12:15pm, $599, 15 CE Credits. Participants will learn to apply the language of attachment to effect change with their most challenging relationships and stressful events. Sponsored by Professional Learning Network, LLC. Contact 888-394-9293.

 

July 11-14: Making Change Happen. Newton, MA 9am-5:30pm except Fri: 9am-3pm, $2500, 24.5 CE Credits. This is a foundation level course in using Structural Dynamics and Dialogue Practice for enabling transformational change in organizations and beyond. Sponsored by William James College. Contact 888-244-6843.

 

July 14-16: Motivational Interviewing: Foundational Principles and Clinical Applications. Edgartown, MA, Fri: 4:30pm-6:30pm, Sat/Sun: 8:15am-12:30pm, $645, 10 CE Credits. Seminar will provide both an overview of the foundational principle and practices of motivational interviewing as well as a review of the evolution of MI. Sponsored by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School Teaching Hospital. Contact 617-384-8600.

 

July 15-17: General Biofeedback. Houston, TX, 9am-6pm, $1195, 48 CE Credits. A new 3-day program format includes home study and web-based training that meets all 48 didactic hours required by BCIA for biofeedback certification. Sponsored by Allied Products/Biofeedback Instrument Corp. Contact 212-222-5665.

 

July 17-21: Resilience Across the Lifespan. Eastham, MA, 9am-12:15pm, $599, 15 CE Credits. Strength-based strategies to nurture balance, self-discipline, and hope in ourselves and others. Sponsored by New England Educational Institute. Contact 413-499-1489, x1.

 

July 17-21: Assessment and Intervention for Child and Adolescent Executive Function Difficulties. Eastham, MA, 9am-12:15pm, $599, 15 CE Credits. Topics include: what executive functions are and are not; learning vs. producing; and interventions for difficulties. Sponsored by Professional Learning Network, LLC. Contact 888-394-9293.

 

July 17-21: Mindfulness: An Educational Retreat. Eastham, MA, 9am-12:15pm, $599, 15 CE Credits. Topics include: when and how to introduce various mindfulness techniques; how to utilize special techniques; and how to creatively work with obstacles to mindfulness practice. Sponsored by New England Educational Institute. Contact 413-499-1489, x1.

 

July 24-28: Psychopharmacology: A Master Class. North Falmouth, MA, 9am-12:15pm, $795, 15 CE Credits. Course will review neurobiology and brain, look at advances in medicine, and emphasize the establishment and importance of therapeutic alliance when prescribing. Sponsored by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School Teaching Hospital. Contact 617-384-8600.

 

July 24-28: Becoming a Master Clinician: Diagnosis, Drugs, and Existential Psychotherapy. Eastham, MA, 9am-12:15pm, $599, 15 CE Credits. Participants will learn advanced approaches to diagnosing and differentiating clinical presentations of anxiety, depression, bipolar, and personality disorders. Sponsored by New England Educational Institute. Contact 413-499-1489, x1.

 

July 24-28: Internal Family Systems Workshop. Eastham, MA, 9am-12:15pm, $599, 15 CE Credits. Topics include: introduction to IFS and overview of the process; working with resistant clients; IFS applied to couples; and how to work with parts of therapist that interfere with IFS therapy. Sponsored by Professional Learning Network, LLC. Contact 888-394-9293.

 

July 24-28: Mindfulness and Compassion. North Falmouth, MA, 9am-12:15pm, $795, 15 CE Credits. Enhancing practice and personal wellbeing. Sponsored by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School Teaching Hospital. Contact 617-384-8600.

 

July 24-28: Emotion Regulation Skills and Mindfulness. Eastham, MA, 9am-12:15pm, $599, 15 CE Credits. Integrating DBT skills into clinical practice. Sponsored by New England Educational Institute. Contact 413-499-1489, x1.

 

July 24-28: Focusing-Oriented Therapy. North Falmouth, MA, 9am-12:15pm, $795, 15 CE Credits. Using the ‘felt sense’ to optimize clinical effectiveness. Sponsored by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School Teaching Hospital. Contact 617-384-8600.

 

July 26: ACT Made Easy for Depression, Anxiety, Trauma and Personality Disorders. Hyannis, MA, 7:3am-4pm, $219.99, 6.25 CE Credits. Topics include: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy in a nutshell; integrate ACT techniques and skills into your practice; and simplify and implement ACT concepts. Sponsored by PESI, Inc. Contact 800-844-8260.

 

July 27: ACT Made Easy for Depression, Anxiety, Trauma and Personality Disorders. Taunton, MA, 7:3am-4pm, $219.99, 6.25 CE Credits. Topics include: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy in a nutshell; integrate ACT techniques and skills into your practice; and simplify and implement ACT concepts. Sponsored by PESI, Inc. Contact 800-844-8260.

 

July 27: Essentials of Executive Coaching: A One-Day Introduction. Newton, MA, 9am-4:30pm, $250, 6 CE Credits. Program will provide a general introduction to the theory and practice of Executive Coaching, and its use and impacts on organizations. Sponsored by William James College. Contact 888-244-6843.

 

July 28: ACT Made Easy for Depression, Anxiety, Trauma and Personality Disorders. Worcester, MA, 7:3am-4pm, $219.99, 6.25 CE Credits. Topics include: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy in a nutshell; integrate ACT techniques and skills into your practice; and simplify and implement ACT concepts. Sponsored by PESI, Inc. Contact 800-844-8260.

 

July 31-Aug. 4: Treating Victims of Interpersonal Violence. Eastham, MA, 9am-12:15pm, $599, 15 CE Credits. Practical ways to bolster resilience across the life-span. Sponsored by New England Educational Institute. Contact 413-499-1489, x1.

 

July 31-Aug. 4: Clinical Applications of the Polyvagal Theory: The Transformative Power of Feeling Safe. Eastham, MA, 9am-12:15pm, $599, 15 CE Credits. Topics include: polyvagal theory; neuroception, detecting and evaluating risk; and applying the polyvagal theory in clinical settings. Sponsored by Professional Learning Network, LLC. Contact 888-394-9293.

 

AUGUST

 

Aug. 3: Team Coaching: Toolkit to Help Organizations Thrive Now. Newton, MA, 9am-4:30pm, $250, 6 CE Credits. In this one-day course, participants will learn the basics of effective team coaching. Sponsored by William James College. Contact 888-244-6843.

 

Aug. 7-11: Healing the Fragmented Selves of Trauma Survivors: Overcoming Self-Alienation. Eastham, MA, 9am-12:15pm, $599, 15 CE Credits. Topics include: trauma and self-alienation; increasing self-compassion; transforming traumatic memory; and building internal attachment. Sponsored by Professional Learning Network, LLC. Contact 888-394-9293.

 

Aug. 11: Using Ancient Wisdom & Modern Neuroscience to Treat Eating Disorders.  Montpelier, VT, 8:30am-4pm, $195, 6 CE Credits. Presentation explores rigorous ways to study insight and metaphor, and describe neuroscience research that supports the use of metaphor and stories in eating disorder treatment. Sponsored by Vermont Psychological Association. Contact 802-229-5447.

 

Aug. 19-21: EEG Neurofeedback. Hawthorne, NY, 9am-6pm, $995, 36 CE Credits. A new 3-day program that includes home study and web-based training that meets all 36 didactic hours required by BCIA for neurofeedback certificate. Sponsored by Allied Products/Biofeedback Instrument Corp. Contact 212-222-5665.

 

Aug. 21-25: New Prescription: Exercise and Other Groundbreaking Techniques for the Treatment of ADHD, Aggression and Autism Spectrum Disorder. Martha’s Vineyard, MA, 9am-12:15pm, $795, 15 CE Credits. Seminar focuses on the latest medical and non-medical approaches and interventions for patients with ADHD, aggression, addictions, social disorders, including a special section on autism spectrum disorder. Sponsored by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School Teaching Hospital. Contact 617-384-8600.

 

Aug. 24: Mindfulness Techniques to Integrate Into Your Clinical Practice. Taunton, MA, 7:30am-4pm, $219.99, 6.25 CE Credits. Topics include: steps to integrate mindfulness into clinical practice; mindfulness, the neurobiology of brain changes; and mindfulness strategies for specific disorders. Sponsored by PESI, Inc. Contact 800-844-8260.

 

Aug. 25: Mindfulness Techniques to Integrate Into Your Clinical Practice. Worcester, MA, 7:30am-4pm, $219.99, 6.25 CE Credits. Topics include: steps to integrate mindfulness into clinical practice; mindfulness, the neurobiology of brain changes; and mindfulness strategies for specific disorders. Sponsored by PESI, Inc. Contact 800-844-8260.

 

SEPTEMBER

 

Sept. 13: The Intersection of Psychology and Buddhism: The Synthetic Ego. Newton, MA, 6:30pm-8:30pm, $40, 2 CE Credits. Lecture will explore how we can expand our understanding of what the ego is in a more complex way. Sponsored by William James College. Contact 888-244-6843.

 

Sept. 23-23 and Oct. 14-15: Basic Workshop in Clinical Hypnosis. Auburndale, MA, 8am-5pm, $650, after 8/13: $750, 26 CE Credits. In-depth training in both theory and practice of hypnosis with a full 14 hours of guided skill practice. Sponsored by New England Society of Clinical Hypnosis. Contact 617-734-5042.

 

Sept. 27: The Religious Function of the Psyche. Newton, MA, 6:30pm-8:30pm, $40, 2 CE Credits. Lecture will explore the religious function of the psyche, the lens of dept psychology. Sponsored by William James College. Contact 888-244-6843.

 

Sept. 29: Beyond the Office: Individual and Collaborative Approaches to Address Social Justice Issues. Montpelier, VT, 8:30am-4pm, $195, 6 CE Credits. Topics include: information related to services offered through the Agency of Human Services; invite self-reflection on the importance of sociodemographic identity to psychological functioning; and recommendations for clinical practice to address ethnoracial difference. Sponsored by Vermont Psychological Association. Contact 802-229-5447.

 

OCTOBER

 

Oct. 20: Beyond Calming Down. Westminster, VT, 8:30am-3:30pm, $105, after 9/29: $135, 5 CE Credits. Annual conference that will focus on teaching process-based strategies to help anxious kids. Sponsored by Kurn Hattin Homes for Children. Contact Terry Andrews, 802-721-6913.

 

Oct. 20-22: General Biofeedback. Hawthorne, NY, 9am-6pm, $1195, 48 CE Credits. A new 3-day program format includes home study and web-based training that meets all 48 didactic hours required by BCIA for biofeedback certification. Sponsored by Allied Products/Biofeedback Instrument Corp. Contact 212-222-5665.

 

Oct. 27: Navigating Transitions in Later Life. Montpelier, VT, 8:30am-4pm, $195, 6 CE Credits. Will examine both normative and non-normative changes in cognitive and emotional processing of life experiences in later life and describe how psychotherapy needs to be adapted for older adults. Sponsored by Vermont Psychological Association. Contact 802-229-5447.