NOTE: THIS SESSION HAS BEEN CANCELED.
Peggy PapP • Saturday Afternoon
When couples reach an impasse in therapy, breaking through can require a new definition of the problem and a new language with which to discuss it. Couples Sculpting is a therapeutic technique that helps couples go beyond words to provide physical representations of what’s happening in their relationship.
Amy Weintraub • Saturday Afternoon
LOCation: Capitol room
While mindfulness meditation has become widely used to help remedy mood dysregulation and attentional problems, many people—particularly those with trauma histories—are just too agitated to tolerate sitting quietly and watching their breath. Continue reading
David Treadway • Saturday Afternoon
LOCATION: Roberts pdr room
In this age of sexual experimentation, gender identity fluidity, and dissatisfaction with traditional marriage, therapists often encounter couples whose attitudes towards commitment, fidelity, and intimacy may be quite different from their own.
David Wallin • Saturday Afternoon
location: governor’s boardroom
Attachment research has taught us that childhood-based attachment patterns deeply affect patients’ relationships, including the one they have with us. Yet we can be unaware of how our own attachment histories shape our therapeutic relationships. Continue reading
Steve Andreas • Saturday Afternoon
location: calvert room
No one makes all the right choices all of the time, and when our decisions don’t turn out how we’d wished, we’re usually able to address or rebalance our sense of regret. However, this is not always a simple, independent process. Continue reading
Ron Taffel • Saturday Afternoon
location: FORUM ROOM
The key to effective therapy with youth is turning parents into our allies. But establishing a rapport with parents can be tough, especially if they’re locked into intense conflict with their kids and have little faith in the therapy process.
Patricia Papernow • Saturday Afternoon
location: SUITE 400e
The term blended family obscures the deep challenges to attachment and intimacy many stepfamilies experience. We often see parents and stepparents in conflict over discipline, differences in family cultures, and struggles with ex-spouses. Continue reading
Tammy Nelson • Saturday Afternoon
lOcation: suite 215e
After an affair, couples face the difficult challenge of reestablishing their erotic connection. This workshop will focus on ways to help couples create sexual empathy and increase erotic communication, even in the wake of betrayal and hurt. Continue reading
LOCATION: EXHIBIT HALL
• Make sure to visit the remaining GoTo Card sponsors. Do not forget to hand in your completed card by 6:00 PM on Saturday at the Networker Booth in the middle of the Exhibit Hall! Click here for more information.
• Have your books signed by Dan Siegel, Rick Hanson, Bessel van der Kolk, and other presenters.
• View a video from our Best of Networker Webcast Series.
• Free Wireless Internet in the Cafe.
LOCATION: EXHIBIT HALL
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• Free Wireless in the Cafe
LOCATION: REGENCY BALLROOm
Connections: A Journey Through Dance • Glade Dance Collective
This evening’s performance of “Connections” by the Glade Dance Collective will investigate how, in this digital age, we seek resonance and relationship with each other. Continue reading
LOCATION: CONGRESSIONAL ROOM