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.


 

NOVEMBER

 

Nov. 3-4: Middle School through College: Mental Health and Education. Cambridge, MA, Fri: 7am-5:30pm, Sat: 7am-3:30pm, $450, 13.5 CE Credits. Topics include: depression and suicide; internet addiction, sexting and cyber-bullying; and nurturing resilience in at-risk youth. Sponsored by McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School. Contact 617-384-8600.

 

Nov. 4: Using Brief Standardized Measures in Behavioral Health Practice: The Why, What, & How of Routine Screening. Bedford, NH, 8:30am-4:30pm, $264.99, 6 CE Credits. Participants will learn a wide range of brief screening tools to identify concerns and track patient progress in pediatric to geriatric populations. Sponsored by New Hampshire Psychological Association. Contact 603-415-0451.

 

Nov. 9: Movie + Dialogue. Watertown, MA, 7pm-10pm, $55, 3 CE Credits. Showing of film “I Am Not Your Negro” followed by discussion. Sponsored by Therapy Training Boston. Contact 617-924-9255.

 

Nov. 13: The Salience of Race in Clinical Stories. Boston, MA, 9am-4pm, $110, 6 CE Credits. Workshop addresses how to translate the theoretical into experiential learning. Sponsored by BU School of Social Work. Contact 617-353-3756.

 

Nov. 15: School Refusal Behavior. Windsor, CT, 7:30am-3:30pm, $219.99, 6 CE Credits. Topics include: characteristics of school refusers; diagnostic and assessment issues; functional analysis of school refusal; techniques and treatment planning. Sponsored by Vyne Education, LLC. Contact 800-397-0180.

 

Nov. 15: Functional NeuroAnatomy Review. Shrewsbury, MA, 8am-5pm, $275, 6.5 CE Credits. Will provide a review of the structures and functions of the central nervous system, including the cerebral hemispheres and subcortical structures. Sponsored by Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts. Contact 508-475-0032.

 

Nov. 16: School Refusal Behavior. Warwick, RI, 7:30am-3:30pm, $219.99, 6 CE Credits. Topics include: characteristics of school refusers; diagnostic and assessment issues; functional analysis of school refusal; techniques and treatment planning. Sponsored by Vyne Education, LLC. Contact 800-397-0180.

 

Nov. 16: Neuroscience for Clinicians. Mansfield, MA, 7:30am-4pm, $219.99, 6.25 CE Credits. Topics include: integrate new brain science into your practice; activate the brain for change and wellbeing; from neurons to structures to pathways to networks, how common psychological disorders alter them. Sponsored by PESI, Inc. Contact 800-844-8260.

 

Nov. 17: School Refusal Behavior. Natick, MA, 7:30am-3:30pm, $219.99, 6 CE Credits. Topics include: characteristics of school refusers; diagnostic and assessment issues; functional analysis of school refusal; techniques and treatment planning. Sponsored by Vyne Education, LLC. Contact 800-397-0180.

 

Nov. 17: Neuroscience for Clinicians. Worcester, MA, 7:30am-4pm, $219.99, 6.25 CE Credits. Topics include: integrate new brain science into your practice; activate the brain for change and wellbeing; from neurons to structures to pathways to networks, how common psychological disorders alter them. Sponsored by PESI, Inc. Contact 800-844-8260.

 

Nov. 17: Working with Couples to Promote Sexual and Emotional Intimacy. Wellesley, MA, 9am-1pm, $129, 4 CE Credits. Presentation will take a deep look at the biological, societal and intrapsychic forces that make staying in connection so difficult. Sponsored by Massachusetts Psychological Association. Contact 781-263-0080, x10.

 

Nov. 17: Gender Identity Part 2: Marlborough, MA, 9am-4pm, $169, 6 CE Credits. Clinician’s guide to assessment and treatment with transgender and non-binary youth. Sponsored by The Bridge Training Institute. Contact 508-755-0333.

 

Nov. 17-18: Working Together: Integrating Mental Health and Medical Care. Boston, MA, 7:45am-5:15pm, $300, 14 CE Credits. Overview of integrated models of care, the populations served, essential skills needed, and methods to create effective, integrated teams. Sponsored by Dept. of Psychiatry, Cambridge Health Alliance Physicians Organization. Contact 617-384-8600.

 

Nov. 18: Couples on the Brink: Scenes From a (Teetering) Marriage. Chestnut Hill, MA, 9am-1pm, $80, 3.5 CE Credits. Inspired by the television series “This Is Us.” Sponsored by Psychodynamic Couple & Family Institute of New England. Contact 781-433-0906.

 

Nov. 20: Improving Provider Communication and Shared Decision Making with Multicultural Clients: Challenges and Opportunities. Cambridge, MA, 9am-3:15pm, $120, 5 CE Credits. Topics include: perspective taking; frequent attributional errors that providers make; and increasing receptivity to client participation and collaboration in decision making. Sponsored by Therapy Training Boston. Contact 617-924-9255.

 

Nov. 30-Dec. 1: Trauma Competency Conference. Cromwell, CT, 7:30am-4pm, $329.99, 12.5 CE Credits. Topics include: core competencies of traumatic stress, grief, and loss; evidence based trauma treatments and interventions. Sponsored by PESI, Inc. Contact 800-844-8260.

 

DECEMBER

 

Dec. 1: Substance Abuse and Acquired Brain Injury. Shrewsbury, MA, 8:30am-4:30pm, $275, 6.5 CE Credits. Will review and discuss the clinical criteria for substance abuse disorders and their relationship to the occurrence of acquired brain injury, as well as their neurocognitive impact. Sponsored by Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts. Contact 508-475-0032.

 

Dec. 1: DBT Strategies. Marlborough, MA, 9am-4pm, $169, 6 CE Credits. Using DBT strategies when working with families. Sponsored by The Bridge Training Institute. Contact 508-755-0333.

 

Dec. 1: Two Part ADHD Event. Marlborough, MA, 9am-12pm, $99, 3 CE Credits. Update regarding the assessment and treatment of pediatric ADHD. Sponsored by Massachusetts Psychological Association. Contact 781-263-0080, x10.

 

Dec. 1: Two Part ADHD Event. Marlborough, MA, 1pm-4pm, $99, 3 CE Credits. Focus on adolescents and adults and issues and approaches in psychotherapy. Sponsored by Massachusetts Psychological Association. Contact 781-263-0080, x10.

 

Dec. 1-2: Treating Couples. Boston, MA, 7:45am-5:15pm, $300, 14 CE Credits. Will present advances in treatment and research in couple therapy by explaining the dynamics of relationships; dissecting the patterns of interactions that have stalled relationships; and by providing information to help couples work together. Sponsored by Dept. of Psychiatry, Cambridge Health Alliance Physicians Organization. Contact 617-384-8600.

 

Dec. 1-2: Meditation for Everyday Living and Peak Performance for Mental Health, Medical, and Surgical Practices. Boston, MA, 8am-5:15pm, $495, 14.5 CE Credits. Topics include: introduction; concentration training; and applications of mindfulness to everyday living. Sponsored by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School. Contact 617-384-8600.

 

Dec. 2: Relational Interventions: The Great Integration for Working with Complex Developmental Trauma. Lexington, MA, 9am-12:30pm, $75, 3 CE Credits. Learn how to integrate systemic models of family, couple and relational therapy into effective treatment of complex developmental trauma. Sponsored by The New England Society of Trauma and Dissociation. Contact 508-964-2234.

 

Dec. 2: Collaborative Systemic Treatment of Family Violence. Lexington, MA, 1:15pm-4:30pm, $75, 3 CE Credits. Program will illustrate the role of systemic interventions when violence either previously was, or currently is, happening in the family. Sponsored by The New England Society of Trauma and Dissociation. Contact 508-964-2234.

 

Dec. 2-4: 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.

 

Dec. 4: Smart but Scattered. Hyannis, MA, 7:30am-4pm, $219.99, 6.25 CE Credits. Topics include: executive skills and assessment of; intervention strategies; coaching, an effective strategy for building executive skills. Sponsored by PESI, Inc. Contact 800-844-8260.

 

Dec. 5: Smart but Scattered. Taunton, MA, 7:30am-4pm, $219.99, 6.25 CE Credits. Topics include: executive skills and assessment of; intervention strategies; coaching, an effective strategy for building executive skills. Sponsored by PESI, Inc. Contact 800-844-8260.

 

Dec. 6: Smart but Scattered. Worcester, MA, 7:30am-4pm, $219.99, 6.25 CE Credits. Topics include: executive skills and assessment of; intervention strategies; coaching, an effective strategy for building executive skills. Sponsored by PESI, Inc. Contact 800-844-8260.

 

Dec. 7: Movie + Dialogue. Watertown, MA, 7pm-10pm, $55, 3 CE Credits. Showing of film “Selma” followed by discussion. Sponsored by Therapy Training Boston. Contact 617-924-9255.

 

Dec. 8: The Ever-Changing Terrain. Marlborough, MA, 9am-4pm, $169, 6 CE Credits. The ever-changing terrain of understanding, managing, and treating non-suicidal self-injury. Sponsored by The Bridge Training Institute. Contact 508-755-0333.

 

Dec. 8: Using Mindfulness in Treatment of Anxiety. Boston, MA, 9am-12pm, $90, 3 CE Credits. Learn to effectively integrate mindfulness strategies into therapy for clients with anxiety, with an emphasis on the function of mindfulness practice to help clinicians use these strategies to help clients to live meaningful lives. Sponsored by Psychology Dept, UMass Boston. Contact 617-515-7750.

 

Dec. 8-9: Treating Anxiety: Children/Adolescents/Adults. Boston, MA, 7:45am-5:15pm, $300, 14 CE Credits. Course will provide the latest research findings and clinical applications for the diagnosis and treatment of anxiety disorders throughout the lifecycle. Sponsored by Dept. of Psychiatry, Cambridge Health Alliance Physicians Organization. Contact 617-384-8600.

 

Dec. 13-17: The Evolution of Psychotherapy. Anaheim, CA, 8am-5pm, $999, up to 51.5 CE Credits. Conference includes a pre and post conference and cost and CE credits dependant on which workshops are chosen. Sponsored by Milton Erickson Foundation, California State University Fullerton, and California Southern University. Contact 877-212-6678.

 

2018

 

JANUARY

 

Jan. 26: Anxiety and School Avoidance in Youth. Marlborough, MA, 9am-4pm, $169, 6 CE Credits. Solution focused interventions that produce results. Sponsored by The Bridge Training Institute. Contact 508-755-0333.

 

FEBRUARY

 

Feb. 19-23: Essential Psychopharmacology, 2018. Naples, FL, 9am-12:15pm, $975, after 12/15: $1075, 15 CE Credits. Course will provide a simplified and clinically relevant updated review of neurobiology and brain function. Sponsored by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School. Contact 617-384-8600.

 

Feb. 19-23: A New Prescription on 2018: Exercise and Other Medical and Complementary Ground Breaking Techniques. Naples, FL, 9am-12:15pm, $975, after 12/15: $1075, 15 CE Credits. Course focuses on latest medical and non-medical approaches and interventions for patients with ADHD, aggression, the addictions, and social disorders. Sponsored by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School. Contact 617-384-8600.

 

Feb. 26-March 2: Meditation and Visualization Practices for Everyday Living and To Enhance Peak Performance. Naples, FL, 9am-12:15pm, $975, after 12/15: $1075, 15 CE Credits. Workshop integrates the practical spiritual wisdom from the Eastern meditation traditions, and visualizations, and methods from positive psychology from the Western psychotherapy traditions to address staying in the ‘flow’ and bringing one’s best self to everyday living. Sponsored by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School. Contact 617-384-8600.

 

Feb. 26-March 2: Psychopharmacology: A Master Class. Naples, FL, 9am-12:15pm, $975, after 12/15: $1075, 15 CE Credits. An updated review of neurobiology and brain function will take the attendee through neurotransmission sequence from synthesis to gene transcription. Sponsored by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School. Contact 617-384-8600.