Insecure Masculinity: I’m
OK if We’re OK
Avrum G. Weiss, Ph.D. is a psychotherapist, author and teacher with forty
years of clinical experience helping people learn how to change their
lives. In addition to the practice of psychotherapy, he also serves as
the consultant psychologist for Jewish Family and Career Services in Atlanta.
His most recent book is entitled "Change Happens: When to Try Harder
and when to Stop Trying So Hard.” Dr. Weiss writes a regular column
for Psychology Today and for the Good Men Project. He is working on a
new book about men’s fears of women in intimate relationships.
At the conclusion of this experiential workshop, participants will be
Identify the hidden fears and vulnerabilities that men may have in intimate
Identify the impact of men’s fears of women on men, their intimate
relationships and the culture;
Identify the underlying psychological and large sociological causes of
men’s fears of women;
Learn treatment strategies for working with men and heterosexual couples
that are derived from the understanding of men’s fears of women.
Friday April 5, 2019
9 am -12:30 pm (with 30 min. breaks)
Pine River Psychotherapy Associates, 1145 Sheridan Road NE, Atlanta GA
$140 through March 29, 2019.
Limited to first 15 participants.
No on-site registration is available.
Click here to register.
3 hours of Continuing Education are being applied for via Alliant International
University. These hours are categorized under Area IV in the state of
Georgia for psychologists. Alliant International University is approved
by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education
for psychologists. AIU maintains responsibility for the program and its
content. AIU is approved by the National Board of Certified Counselors
(NBCC) to provide continuing education for counselors and by the California
Board of Behavioral Sciences to provide continuing education for MFTs
Sexually Compulsive and Addictive Behavior:
The Controversy, Diagnosis and Treatment.
Stefanie Carnes, Ph.D. is the President of the International Institute
for Trauma and Addiction Professionals, and a senior fellow for Meadows
Behavioral Healthcare where she works with sexually addicted clients and
their families. She is a licensed marriage and family therapist and an
AAMFT approved supervisor. Dr. Carnes is a clinical sexologist and a certified
sex addiction therapist and supervisor, specializing in therapy for couples
and families struggling with sexual addiction. She is also the author
of numerous publications including her books, Mending
a Shattered Heart: A Guide for Partners of Sex Addicts, Facing Heartbreak:
Steps to Recovery for Partners of Sex Addicts, and Facing Addiction: Starting
Recovery from Alcohol and Drugs.
Workshop Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this workshop, participants will be able to:
1) Describe new research on the diagnosis of sexually compulsive and addictive
2) Understand and clinically utilize new research on pornography addiction
3) Implement clinical strategies flowing from the role of trauma and attachment
disruption as etiological factors in the development of compulsive and
addictive sexual behavior
4) Understand a partner’s common responses to discovery of sexual
addiction in their relationship
5) Assist clients through disclosure of infidelity secrets
6) Identify therapeutic strategies for assisting couples that have been
traumatized by sexual addiction
Friday and Saturday, May 31-June 1, 2019
The Link Counseling Center, 348 Mt. Vernon Highway NE, Sandy Springs GA
Registration and light refreshments 8:30-9:00 am
Workshop 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Lunch is on-your-own for both days.
Early Bird: $370 through April 14, 2019
Regular Rate: $420 from April 15-May 27, 2019
Current students/trainees: $200 with proof of status (e.g., copy of student
No on-site registration is available.
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12 CE credits available: GA Psychologists
12 Core CE credits available: MFT, LPC, LCSW
Alliant International University (AIU) is approved by the American Psychological
Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. AIU maintains
responsibility for the program and its content. AIU is approved by the
California Board of Behavioral Sciences to provide continuing education
for MFTs and LCSWs (#PCE234). AIU is approved by the California Board
of Registered Nursing to provide continuing education for nurses (#CEP11235).
AIU is approved by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC) to
provide continuing education for counselors.