LOCAL & REGIONAL AFFILIATE MEETINGS

Affiliate Society Meetings

If you are interested in earning continuing education units related to group psychotherapy, please see listing below. An AGPA affiliate may be having an event in your area.

 

New York

One-Year Training Program
This program is designed to meet the eligibility requirements for inclusion in the International Board for Certification of Group Psychotherapists.
Sponsor: Eastern Group Psychotherapy Society
Contact: Jan Vadell, Administrator, (631) 385-0763; info@egps.org
Website: www.egps.org

Illinois

April 17-18, 2015, the Illinois Group Psychotherapy Association will present its Spring Conference entitled “The Magic of Growth and Change: Psychodrama Action Techniques,” with Shelley J. Korshak, M.D., CGP, FAGPA. For more information or to register, please visit www.ilgps.org.
October 23-24, 2015, the Illinois Group Psychotherapy Association will present its Fall Conference entitled “Modern Gestalt Group Therapy: A Relational Approach,” with Peter Cole, LCSW, CGP and Daisy Reese, LCSW, CGP. For more information or to register, please visit www.ilgps.org.

Michigan

April 18, 2015, the Michigan Group Psychotherapy Association will present its Spring Program entitled “Envy and Competition in the Group, from Destruction to Relatedness and Intimacy,” with Steve Van Wagoner, Ph.D. CGP, FAGPA. For more information or to register, please contact Brian Ashin, LMSW, CGP at ashinb@comcast.net or (734) 678-3281.

Massachusetts

One and Two-Year Training Programs
Sponsor: Northeastern Society for Group Psychotherapy
Contact: 617-484-4994 or groups@nsgp.com
Website: www.nsgp.com
On March 22, 2015 the Northeastern Group Psychotherapy Society will present its Breakfast Club workshop entitled “Intro to Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT): Dose of Science, Pinch of Mindfulness and Liberal Measure of Good Old Therapy.” For more information or to register, please visit www.nsgp.com.
On June 5-7, 2015 the Northeastern Group Psychotherapy Society will present its Annual Conference entitled “Getting Real. Vulnerability and Effective Group Leadership.” For more information or to register, please visit www.nsgp.com.
There are currently no meetings scheduled.
Carolinas

On May 2-3, 2015, the Carolinas Group Psychotherapy Society will present a workshop entitled “On Becoming and Being a Group Leader,” with David Hawkins,MD, CGP, DLFAGPA. For more information or to register, please visit www.carolinasgps.org.

Houston

On April 30 – May 2, 2015, the Houston Group Psychotherapy Society will present its Annual Institute entitled “Becoming Who We Are In Groups: An Integrated Jungian Approach to Group Psychotherapy,” with Justin Hecht, Ph.D., CGP, FAGPA. For more information or to register, please visit www.hgps.org.

Hawaii

On March 28, 2015, the newly forming Hawaiian Islands Affiliate Society will present a “Gestalt Group Therapy Workshop” with Thomas A. Glass, Ph.D. An “Aloha Hui” meet and greet is also scheduled on March 22nd. For more information, please contact Pamela Menter at pamelamenter@yahoo.com or call 808-295-0932.
California

On May 29-31, 2015, the Northern California Group Psychotherapy Society will present its 23rd Biennial Training Institute. For more information, please visit www.ncgps.org.