AGPA is pleased to present our calendar of e-Learning events for 2020. Registration information,     learning objectives, and references for the events listed below will be posted to the AGPA e-Learning Library approximately two-three months prior to each event date. Most of these events will be recorded and made available in the e-Learning Library approximately one week after the live event.

October

Webinar: Working Effectively with Erotic Transference in Group

Sunday, October 18, 2020, 8-9:30PM (Eastern) *Please be cognizant of applicable time zones

Jennifer Joseph, PsyD & Dave Kaplowitz, LMFT, CGP

Working with erotic transference can be one of the most challenging experiences for a group leader. When handled skillfully, these feelings can become catalysts for growth for both individual members and the group as a whole. This workshop will explore effective ways to work with sexual feelings of group members that are directed toward the leader or other group members as well as how to work with erotic countertransference.

Participation for members is free. Participation for nonmembers is $60.00. 1.5 CE credits are available at $30 for members or $60.00 for nonmembers.

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Online Institute: The Portable Calm- An Introductory Experience

Sundays & Thursdays, October 25, 29, and November 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, and 22, 7:30-9PM (Eastern) *Please be cognizant of applicable time zones
 
Patricia Tollison, PhD, CGP-R
 
The Portable Calm is an eight-week online evidenced-based training program, developed for those on the frontlines of trauma and for anyone wishing to establish a daily mindful awareness practice. In this eight session institute, with the support of group process, participants will have an immersive introduction to the Portable Calm with the opportunity to integrate skills to strengthen self-regulation and build protective internal factors essential to the prevention of burnout. Registrants are required to attend all eight sessions. CE credits will not be awarded to registrants who miss sessions.
 
12 CE Credits available at $240 for members/ $480 for nonmembers.

 

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November

Webinar: Micro -cosms, -aggressions, -scopes, and -phones: Closely Examining Microaggressions in Group and Amplifying Our Responses

Sunday, November 1, 2020, 8-9:30PM (Eastern) *Please be cognizant of applicable time zones

Aziza Belcher Platt, PhD

This interactive webinar will explore in detail how to detect ofttimes elusive microaggressions; the mechanisms that obfuscate addressing them at all or effectively; and their impact on members, the group, and the therapist. Using actual examples, attendees will learn how to see microaggressions clearly and respond emphatically (and empathetically).

Participation for members is free. Participation for nonmembers is $60.00. 1.5 CE credits are available at $30.00 for members or $60.00 for nonmembers.

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Webinar: Contrasting Theoretical Approaches to a Specific Case in Group Psychotherapy

Sunday, November 15, 2020,2-3:30PM Eastern *Please be cognizant of applicable time zones

Jan Morris, PhD, ABPP, CGP, FAGPA, Chair; Vincent Dehili, PhD, CGP; Dorothy Gibbons, MSS, LCSW, CGP; Robert Hartford, LICSW, CGP; Anne Lindhardt, MD; Jordan Price, LCSW, MSW, CGP; Gerda Winther, MA

In this Grand Rounds webinar, a case vignette will be presented by an AGPA member, followed by discussion of the group dynamics and possible leader interventions from three theoretical perspectives:  Modern Analytic, Systems Centered Theory, and Group Analytic.  Audience discussion will follow these presentations.

Participation for members is free. Participation for nonmembers is $60.00. 1.5 CE credits are available at $30 for members or $60.00 for nonmembers. 

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December

Webinar: Enriching Psychoeducational Groups

Sunday, December 20, 2020, 1:30-3:00PM (Eastern) *Please be cognizant of applicable time zones

Nina Brown, EdD, LPC, NCC, FAGPA

Psychoeducational groups are increasingly used as components in other treatment systems. They address a wide variety of problems, issues and concerns, and are also used as stand-alone treatment. This presentation focuses on balancing cognitive and affective components, techniques and strategies for using group process, and ethical uses of group activities.

Participation for members is free. Participation for nonmembers is $60.00. 1.5 CE credits are available at $30 for members or $60.00 for nonmembers.