79th Annual Conference

The AGPA Connect Three-Day Conference will be held on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, March 3, March 4 and 5; and includes courses, open sessions, limited registration workshops, and special 
presentations on a variety of topics. 

Special Plenary Presentations:

Mitchell Hochberg Memorial Public Education Event: Maria Yellow Horse Brave Heart, PhD & Josephine ‎Chase, PhD
Iwankapiya (Healing) - Historical Trauma and Unresolved Grief Intervention and Group Interpersonal ‎Psychotherapy for American Indians

Conference Opening Plenary Address: Daniel J. Siegel, MD ‎
IntraConnected: Integrating Identity and Broadening Belonging as MWe (Me + We = MWe)‎

Anne and Ramon Alonso Plenary Address: Gary M. Burlingame, PhD, CGP, DFAGPA
The Future of Group Therapy is Bright!‎

Louis R. Ormont Lecture: Robert A. Unger, MSW, PhD, CGP, FAGPA
The Elusive Technique of No-Technique in Group Psychotherapy

Special Event:‎
Honoring Marsha S. Block, CAE, CFRE, Chief Executive Officer Emeritus

Click the links below for details on the daily sessions and workshops.

Courses: These courses are designed to cover a variety of topics in-depth. One-day courses meet in two sections for one full day. Participants must attend all sessions in order to receive continuing education credits.
Continuing Education: One-day: 5 credits/.5 units 


2 1/2 Hour Open Sessions (300 series): These meetings will be presented in a variety of formats, including panels, papers and demonstrations. Audience participation and exchange with the presenters is encouraged.
Continuing Education: 2.5 credits/.25 units


Workshops (1-100 Series): 
All-day and half-day meetings provide a context in which participants exchange information among themselves and with the chairperson. These meetings are designed for varying levels of experience including master workshops for senior clinicians.
Continuing Education: All-day: 5 credits/.5 units; Half-day: 2.5 credits/.25 units


90-Minute Events: 
These sessions are presented as open sessions and workshops. These sessions are delineated with a "-5" within the event number. 
Continuing Education: 1.5 credits/.15 units