2017 - 2018 MONTHLY MEETINGS
Negotiating Contact: Boundaries, Barriers, and Borders
Austin Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology (ASPP)
A local chapter of the Division of Psychoanalysis (Division 39) of the American Psychological Association (APA)
Center for Psychoanalytic Studies (CFPS)
A center affiliated with the American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA)
Monthly meetings are held on Wednesday evenings from 7:15 to 9:00 p.m. (registration and socializing starting at 7:15, followed by announcements and presentation starting at 7:30). The meetings are located in the auditorium in the Austin Energy Building at 721 Barton Springs Road, across the street from the Long Center. Free parking is available in the parking garage behind the building. Lectures range from introductory to advanced-level, intended for clinicians and graduate students in mental health disciplines. Attendance and CE/CME/CEU/Professional Development certificates are a free benefit for members. Non-member clinicians are welcome to attend, but must pay $10 to get a CE certificate. The fee to replace a certificate that was lost after the meeting or not picked up at the time of the meeting is $10. Following is the calendar of monthly meetings for 2016-2017. Please note that last-minute changes can occur. Current information and program announcements will be emailed to our list of members.
Division 39 is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Division 39 maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Sept. 6, 2017 We all need mentors: The role of mentorship in psychoanalytic training and professional development - CANCELLED
Ryan Parker, LCSW and Denise Lemos-Zaborowski, PhD
October 4, 2017 Psychoanalytic Research in Our Own Backyard
Tina Adkins, PhD
Ryan Parker, LCSW
Gemma Marangoni Ainslie, PhD
Jan 3, 2018 Interactive discussion: What marks the boundaries of psychoanalysis?
Tara Chivukula, LCSW (moderator)
Feb. 7, 2018 On political perversion: Ethics, politics, and principles behind the Goldwater Rule
Joshua Gunn, PhD
Mar. 7, 2018 Family Reactions to Gender Transitions: What Is Lost and What Is Gained?
JoAnn Ponder, PhD
April 7, 2018 Class boundaries: In our clinical work and our professional community
Sara Hamilton, PsyD and Ryan Parker, LCSW
May 2, 2018 An introduction to Mentalization: Theory and clinical practice
Elisabeth Middleton, PhD
CE/CME/CEU/PD CREDITS: 1.5 per meeting
CEs: Each program, when attended in its entirety, is available for 1.5 continuing education credits per session. Division 39 is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Division 39 maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Participants must attend 100% of the program in order to receive a Certificate of Attendance. Division 39 is committed to accessibility and non-discrimination in its continuing education activities. Division 39 is also committed to conducting all activities in conformity with the American Psychological Association’s Ethical Principles for Psychologists. Participants are asked to be aware of the need for privacy and confidentiality throughout the program. If program content becomes stressful, participants are encouraged to process these feelings during discussion periods. If participants have special needs, we will attempt to accommodate them. Please address questions, concerns, and any complaints to Joellen Peters at (512) 627-1308. There is no commercial support for this program nor are there any relationships between the CE Sponsor, presenting organization, presenter, program content, research, grants, or other funding that could reasonably be construed as conflicts of interest. During the program, the presenter will discuss the validity and utility of the content and associated materials, the basis of such statements about validity/utility, and the limitations of and risks (severe and most common) associated with the content, if any. ASPP also provides Professional Development credits for psychologists in Texas.
CME: These activities have been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the American Psychoanalytic Association and the Center for Psychoanalytic Studies. APsaA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. APsaA designates these live activities for a maximum of 13.5 AMA PRA Category I credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. IMPORTANT DISCLOSURE: None of the planners or the presenter of this CME program have any relevant financial relationships or conflicts of interest to disclose.
ASPP is approved by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors (Provider # 1138) to provide continuing education for licensed professional counselors in Texas.
ASPP is approved by the Texas State Board of Social Workers Examiners (Provider # 5501) to provide continuing education for social workers.