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.


 

DECEMBER

 

Dec. 1: Movie + Dialogue. Watertown, MA, 7pm-10pm, $55, 3 CE Credits. Showing of the film “The Dangerous Girl” followed by discussion. Sponsored by Therapy Training Boston and the Public Conversations Project. Contact 617-924-9255.

 

Dec. 2: Traumatic Stress in Racial and Sexual Minorities. Brattleboro, VT, 8am-4pm, $165, 6 CE Credits. Workshop will present empirical evidence of demographic disparities in psychological trauma and its consequences. Sponsored by The Brattleboro Retreat. Contact 802-258-4359.

 

Dec. 2: ACT Made Easy. Dedham, MA, 7:30am-4pm, $219.99, 6.25 CE Credits. Seminar will focus on acceptance and commitment therapy for depression, anxiety, trauma and personality disorders. Sponsored by PESI, Inc. Contact 800-844-8260.

 

Dec. 2-3: Meditation for Everyday Living and Peak Performance for Mental Health, Medical and Surgical Practices. Boston, MA, 7:30am-5:15pm, $495, 15 CE Credits. Topics include: evidence-based treatments; visualization practices; enhancement of everyday living; positive psychology methods; and decreasing work stressors. Sponsored by Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Contact 617-384-8600.

 

Dec. 2-4: EMDR Basic Training, Weekend 1. Orlando, FL, 8:30am-5pm, except Sun: 8:30am-4pm, $925, 20 CE Credits. Experiential training will familiarize participants with a broad spectrum of EMDR therapy applications sufficient for comfortable and efficient use with a wide range of patients and situations. Sponsored by EMDR Institute. Contact 831-761-1040.

 

Dec. 7: Executive Dysfunction: Strategies for at Home and at School. Hyannis, MA, 7:30am-4pm, $219.99, 6.25 CE Credits. Learn proven evidence-based strategies to help children and adolescents achieve their full academic and social potential. Sponsored by PESI, Inc. Contact 800-844-8260.

Dec. 9: Legal Updates and Ethical Practices for Serving Children and Families in Schools. Newton, MA, 9am-12pm, $55, 3 CE Credits. Participants will have the opportunity to update their knowledge of ethics and laws when providing services in schools. Sponsored by William James College. Contact 888-244-6843.

 

Dec. 9: The Troubled Triangle: The Developmental Neurobiology of Addiction, Attachment, and Trauma. Brattleboro, VT, 8am-4pm, $165, 6 CE Credits. Seminar will help therapists gain the knowledge, insights, and skills necessary for effective treatment with this very complex population. Sponsored by The Brattleboro Retreat. Contact 802-258-4359.

 

Dec. 9: Using DBT Strategies. Marlborough, MA, 9am-4pm, $159, 6 CE Credits. Using DBT strategies when working with families. Sponsored by The Bridge Training Institute. Contact 508-755-0333.

 

Dec. 9: Working with People in “Blended” Family Relationships. Cambridge, MA, 9am-4:45pm, $140, 6 CE Credits. Learn ways to help individuals, couples and families in step family relationships navigate the complex terrain of creating a second family. Sponsored by Therapy Training Boston. Contact 617-924-9255.

 

Dec. 9: Executive Dysfunction: Strategies for at Home and at School. Worcester, MA, 7:30am-4pm, $219.99, 6.25 CE Credits. Learn proven evidence-based strategies to help children and adolescents achieve their full academic and social potential. Sponsored by PESI, Inc. Contact 800-844-8260.

 

Dec. 9-10: Assessing and Treating Self-Destructive Behaviors. Boston, MA, 7:45am-5:15pm, $290, 14 CE Credits. Course is designed offer an update on the latest research findings and clinical applications in the diagnosis and treatment of self-destructive behaviors. Sponsored by Dept. of Psychiatry Cambridge Health Alliance Physicians Organization. Contact 617-806-8770.

 

Dec. 10: From Practice to Print: A Workshop for High Impact Book Writing and Publishing in the MH Professions. Newton, MA, 9am-1pm, $80, 4 CE Credits. Will demystify the writing and publishing process and help you get your work out there. Sponsored by William James College. Contact 888-244-6843.

 

Dec. 16: Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for Depression: A Primer for Psychologists. Wellesley, MA, 9am-11am, $75, 2 CE Credits. Topics include: criteria for patients who would be or would not be appropriate for TMS; potential benefits of TMS versus further pharmacotherapy. Sponsored by Massachusetts Psychological Association. Contact 781-263-0080, x10.

 

JANUARY, 2017

 

Jan. 11: Motivational Interviewing: Evidence-Based Skills to Effectively Treat Your Clients. Woburn, MA, 7:30am-4pm, $219.99, 6.25 CE Credits. Specific clinical issues to be addressed in seminar include: depression and anxiety disorders; addictive behaviors; and MI in groups. Sponsored by PESI, Inc. Contact 800-844-8260.

 

Jan. 12: Motivational Interviewing: Evidence-Based Skills to Effectively Treat Your Clients. Dedham, MA, 7:30am-4pm, $219.99, 6.25 CE Credits. Specific clinical issues to be addressed in seminar include: depression and anxiety disorders; addictive behaviors; and MI in groups. Sponsored by PESI, Inc. Contact 800-844-8260.

 

Jan. 12-14: General Biofeedback. Miami, FL, 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.

 

Jan. 13: Introduction to Cognitive Behavior Therapy. Marlborough, MA, 9am-4pm, $159, 6 CE Credits. Everything you need to know to get started in CBT. Sponsored by The Bridge Training Institute. Contact 508-755-0333.

 

Jan. 13: Motivational Interviewing: Evidence-Based Skills to Effectively Treat Your Clients. Taunton, MA, 7:30am-4pm, $219.99, 6.25 CE Credits. Specific clinical issues to be addressed in seminar include: depression and anxiety disorders; addictive behaviors; and MI in groups. Sponsored by PESI, Inc. Contact 800-844-8260.

 

Jan. 16-18: EEG Neurofeedback. Miami, FL, 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.

 

FEBRUARY

 

Feb. 10: Psychological First Aid. Marlborough, MA, 9am-4pm, $159, 6 CE Credits. Your first response to traumatic events. Sponsored by The Bridge Training Institute. Contact 508-755-0333.

 

Feb. 10-12: EMDR Basic Training, Weekend 2. Los Angeles, CA, 8:30am-5pm, except Sun: 8:30am-4pm, $925, 20 CE Credits. Experiential training will familiarize participants with a broad spectrum of EMDR therapy applications sufficient for comfortable and efficient use with a wide range of patients and situations. Sponsored by EMDR Institute. Contact 831-761-1040.

 

Feb. 10-12EMDR Basic Training, Weekend 2. Auburndale, MA, 8:30am-5pm, except Sun: 8:30am-4pm, $925, 20 CE Credits. Experiential training will familiarize participants with a broad spectrum of EMDR therapy applications sufficient for comfortable and efficient use with a wide range of patients and situations. Sponsored by EMDR Institute. Contact 831-761-1040.

 

Feb. 20-24: Resilience: A Life-Span Intervention Approach. Marco Island, FL, 9am-12:15pm, $549, after 12/1: $599, 15 CE Credits. Discussion of nature and neurobiological aspects of resilience using a life-span perspective. Sponsored by New England Educational Institute. Contact 413-499-1489 x1.

 

Feb. 20-24: Essential Psychopharmacology, 2017. Naples, FL, 9am-12:15pm, $975, after 12/14: $1075, 15 CE Credits. Course will provide a simplified and clinically relevant updated review of neurobiology and brain function. Sponsored by Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Contact 617-384-8600.

 

Feb. 20-24: The Theory and Practice of Biological Psychiatry. Marco Island, FL, 9am-12:15pm, $549, after 12/1: $599, 15 CE Credits. Symposium will cover the concepts supporting the treatment of major psychiatric disorders and the nature of the evidence that supports those concepts. Sponsored by New England Educational Institute. Contact 413-499-1489 x1.

 

Feb. 20-24: Meditation and Visualization Practices for Everyday Living and to Enhance Peak Performance. Naples, FL, 9am-12:15pm, $975, after 12/14: $1075, 15 CE Credits. Topics include: ordinary mind and everyday unhappiness; concentration training; and applications of mindfulness to everyday life. Sponsored by Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Contact 617-384-8600.

 

Feb. 20-24: Mindfulness for the Western Mind: An Educational Retreat. Marco Island, FL, 9am-12:15pm, $549, after 12/1: $599, 15 CE Credits. Participants will learn a wide range of mindfulness techniques which will be useful both in deepening therapeutic presence and teaching clients. Sponsored by New England Educational Institute. Contact 413-499-1489 x1.

 

Feb. 24-26: EMDR Basic Training, Weekend 2. Auburndale, MA, 8:30am-5pm, except Sun: 8:30am-4pm, $925, 20 CE Credits. Experiential training will familiarize participants with a broad spectrum of EMDR therapy applications sufficient for comfortable and efficient use with a wide range of patients and situations. Sponsored by EMDR Institute. Contact 831-761-1040.

 

Feb. 27-March 3: A New Prescription: Exercise and Other Ground Breaking Techniques for the Treatment of ADHD, Aggression, and Autism Spectrum Disorders. Naples, FL, 9am-12:15pm, $975, after 12/14: $1075, 15 CE Credits. Course will focus on the latest medical and non-medical approaches. Sponsored by Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Contact 617-384-8600.

 

MARCH

 

March 3: Supporting Students with Emotional and Behavioral Challenges. Newton, MA, 9am-12pm, $65, 3 CE Credits. Program will focus on four core beliefs for the collaboration between mental health professionals and educators. Sponsored by William James College. Contact 888-244-6843.

 

March 3: Comprehensive Family Treatment of Substance Abuse: Forty Years Later. Newton, MA, 9am-4:30pm, $225, 6 CE Credits. Workshop updates our understanding of addiction and how best to utilize a family therapy model with which to treat it. Sponsored by William James College. Contact 888-244-6843.

 

March 3-5: EMDR Basic Training, Weekend 2. Cincinnati, OH, 8:30am-5pm, except Sun: 8:30am-4pm, $925, 20 CE Credits. Experiential training will familiarize participants with a broad spectrum of EMDR therapy applications sufficient for comfortable and efficient use with a wide range of patients and situations. Sponsored by EMDR Institute. Contact 831-761-1040.

 

March 10: Effecting change in Multi-Stressed Families. Marlborough, MA, 9am-4pm, $159, 6 CE Credits. Addressing transgenerational substance abuse and mental health concerns. Sponsored by The Bridge Training Institute. Contact 508-755-0333.

 

March 10-12: EMDR Basic Training, Weekend 2. Salt Lake City, UT, 8:30am-5pm, except Sun: 8:30am-4pm, $925, 20 CE Credits. Experiential training will familiarize participants with a broad spectrum of EMDR therapy applications sufficient for comfortable and efficient use with a wide range of patients and situations. Sponsored by EMDR Institute. Contact 831-761-1040.

 

March 17: Solution Focused Therapy. Marlborough, MA, 9am-4pm, $159, 6 CE Credits. Creating hope and possibilities. Sponsored by The Bridge Training Institute. Contact 508-755-0333.

 

 

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