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 5464, Bradford, MA 01835; or by email: ce@nepsy.com.

Please check with the CE provider, as most CE face-to-face courses have been cancelled or rescheduled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Ongoing

Ongoing: EMDR Basic Training. Virtual meeting on Zoom. $1,550-$1,618 for 20 CEs. The EMDR Therapy Basic Training (Weekend 1 and 2) is designed for licensed mental health practitioners who treat adults and children in a clinical setting (See Qualifications Section). EMDR is a comprehensive psychotherapy that accelerates the treatment of a wide range of pathologies and self-esteem issues related to disturbing events and present life conditions. Sponsored by the EMDR Institute. Learn more & register at: emdr.com

July

July 27 & 28: Trauma and the Internal Family Systems (IFS) Model: Releasing Personal and Legacy Burdens. Virtual meeting on Zoom. $350 for 12 CEs. This training will provide a brief review of the basics of the IFS model, then will focus in detail on its use with attachment injuries and other trauma. Sponsored by Therapy Training Boston. Learn more & register at: www.therapytrainingboston.com or call 617-924-9255.

August

Aug. 17 & 18: Engaging Difference: Healing Trauma Related to Race, Culture and Identity Using the Intercultural Development Curriculum and the Internal Family Systems Model. Virtual meeting on Zoom. $350 for 15 CEs. This workshop will define and explore how racism and other forms of structural oppression impact inner psychic systems of helpers and clients; enhance skills that improve overall mental health by healing traumatic effects of oppression and avoiding re-victimization; and teach ways to improve intercultural communication skills to increase clinical success. Sponsored by Therapy Training Boston. Learn more & register at: www.therapytrainingboston.com or call 617-924-9255.

September

Sept. 4: Therapy with High Conflict Relationships: From Disengagement to Divorce. Virtual meeting on Zoom. $140 for 6 CEs. This workshop will examine: the impact of high conflict situations on therapists, and how therapists can orient themselves to be effective and conduct a meeting with multiple people in intense disagreement; the strategies and stances to facilitate constructive conversations in each meeting; and challenges of high conflict divorce for relationships between parents, and between parents and children. Sponsored by Therapy Training Boston. Learn more & register at: www.therapytrainingboston.com or call 617-924-9255.

Sept.11: The Intensive Certificate Program in Family Systems Therapy. $3250 for 81 CEs. This academic year-long course provides a replicable transtheoretical model to hold meetings with families, couples, individuals and all working groups. Group informational interviews begin in April. We meet monthly in Waltham MA (or on Zoom, depending on the coronavirus) and for one 3-day retreat on Chappaquiddick Island. Sponsored by Therapy Training Boston. Learn more & register at: www.therapytrainingboston.com or call 617-957-7257

Sept. 2020-2021: Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Fellowship Program. Needham, MA. $2800, up to 50 CEs. This psychotherapy program is designed to enhance the individual professional development of clinicians who wish to deepen their clinical work. The program is limited to 8 Fellows participating in 25 weeks of evening seminars led by PINE faculty, 30 hours of individual supervision, access to the PEP online psychoanalytic library, and an individual mentor for professional/career mentoring. Sponsored by the PINE Psychoanalytic Center.  Contact the PINE office at office@pineanalysis.org or 781-449-8365.

Upcoming

Oct. 23: From Ancient Wisdom to Contemporary Practice: Integrating Mindfulness and Yoga Practices with Inspiration from LifeForce Yoga® and the Internal Family Systems Model. Virtual meeting on Zoom. $140 for 6 CEs. Participants will learn about and practice yogic breathing techniques (pranayama), short meditations and mindfulness tools for self-regulation, mood enhancement, anxiety reduction and self-examination. Particular attention will be paid to sharing learnings from Amy Weintraub’s School of LifeForce Yoga® and principles from Richard Schwartz’s Internal Family Systems Model. Sponsored by Therapy Training Boston. Learn more & register at: www.therapytrainingboston.com or call 617-924-9255.