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623 The Next Step: Taking Symposium Home

Stine Clasen • Sunday ALL DAY
LOCATION: Suite 400E

Stine ClasenDon’t let the energy and inspiration of the Symposium fade before you have a chance to truly integrate your new ideas and insights into your life and work. Through a dynamic group process and the application of our latest understanding of how the human brain learns, this experiential workshop will help you maximize the Symposium’s practical benefits. Continue reading

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601 When Talk Isn’t Enough

Bessel Van Der Kolk • Sunday All Day
LOCATION: PALLADIAN ROOM

Bessel Van Der KolkAfter being traumatized, the body keeps pumping out stress hormones that make people feel frazzled, agitated, or shut down. Talk therapy alone doesn’t reset the limbic system, the part of the brain that creates a sense of fear and helplessness. Continue reading

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602 Neuroscience and Positivity

Barbara Fredrickson & Daniel Siegel • Sunday All Day
LOCATION: AMBASSADOR ROOM

Barbara FredricksonDan SiegelWe tend to think of love as an emotion felt only in particular relationships with specific individuals. But radical new research now reveals that love is something more immediate that can even be shared with a stranger you’ve just met. Continue reading

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603 Therapist Self-Disclosure

Kenneth Hardy • Sunday All Day
LOCATION: BLUE ROOM

Kenneth HardyIn the past, it was taboo for a therapist to use self-disclosure in therapeutic work. But in our more egalitarian era, many clinicians now share their experiences with clients to demystify therapy and reduce the power differential between them. Continue reading

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604 The Many Faces of PTSD

Steve AndReas • Sunday All Day
LOCATION: HAMPTON ROOM

Steve AndreasOver the years, PTSD has become a catch-all label applied to anyone who’s haunted by the memory of a disturbing event. But contrary to popular misconceptions, PTSD isn’t a single entity, nor does one type of treatment fit everyone. Continue reading

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605 What’s New in Psychopharmacology?

Frank Anderson • Sunday All Day
LOCATION: CONGRESSIONAL ROOM

Frank AndersonWith so many controversies about the effectiveness of psychopharmacological interventions, and so many seemingly contradictory research findings, now’s the time to confront questions about best practices. Are antidepressants any better than placebos? Continue reading

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606 Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy

Jon Frederickson • Sunday All DaY
LOCATIOn: CAPITOL ROOM

Jon FredericksonThe premise of ISTDP is that the psychodynamic tradition isn’t irreconcilable with the modern day demand for more short-term approaches. But insight isn’t enough to help clients let go of their defenses, especially ones they’re not aware of. Continue reading

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607 Who’s Afraid of Group Therapy?

Halcyone Bohen • Sunday All Day
location: FORUM ROOM

Halcyone BohenDespite its affordability and clinical advantages, relatively few therapists offer ongoing therapy groups within their practices. This workshop will address the challenges that can discourage therapists from starting groups and how to overcome them. Continue reading

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608 Treating Personality Disorders

Noel Larson • Sunday All Day
LOCATION: EXECUTIVE ROOM

Noel LarsonMany clients with personality disorders suffer from severe childhood attachment injuries that can make forming a therapeutic alliance difficult. Recent insights into these disorders, however, have revealed various new considerations for treatment, Continue reading

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609 When the Therapist Gets Triggered

Lisa Schwarz & Ron Schwenkler • Sunday All Day
location: SUITE 200E

Lisa SchwarzRon SchwenklerTrauma work can be intimidating for therapists, especially when it triggers their own fears. This resilience-building workshop will give you tools and resources to prepare you for the inevitable challenging moments in trauma work. Continue reading

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610 Enriching Couples’ Narratives

John Mortensen • Sunday All Day
location: suite 268W

John MortensonThe stories we tell about ourselves—both as individuals and as couples—give our lives coherence and meaning, but can also be limiting. Instead, discover enriching and strengthening narratives that encourage individual and mutual self-empowerment. Continue reading

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611 The Enigma of OCD

Susan Osofsky • Sunday All Day
locatioN: CALVERT ROOM

Susan OsofskyTreating obsessive-compulsive disorder often challenges therapists’ usual way of approaching clients. Not only does talk therapy generally not work to alleviate ritualized repetitive behavior, it can actually lead to an increase in symptoms. Continue reading

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612 Repairing Family Bonds

George Faller • Sunday All Day
location: CABINET ROOM

George FallerThe goal of Emotionally Focused Family Therapy (EFFT) is to move beyond a focus on the content of families’ struggles to help them put aside patterns of protection and blame so that members can vulnerably experience emotional repair with each other. Continue reading

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613 Young Guys and Boomer Dudes

Isaac Garfield & Robert Garfield • Sunday All Day
LOCATION: SUITE 315E

Isaac GarfieldRobert GarfieldTherapists often don’t pay attention to the distinct challenges faced by men of different generations. While younger men mostly struggle with parenting and financial pressures, older men are usually concerned with aging, retirement, and loneliness. Continue reading

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