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Friday April 5, 2019
Avrum G. Weiss, Ph.D.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday & Saturday,
May 31- June 1, 2019
Stefanie Carnes, Ph.D.

 

Insecure Masculinity: I’m OK if We’re OK

Workshop Presenter
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.

Workshop Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this experiential workshop, participants will be able to:
Identify the hidden fears and vulnerabilities that men may have in intimate relationships;
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.

Workshop Details
Friday April 5, 2019
9 am -12:30 pm (with 30 min. breaks)
Pine River Psychotherapy Associates, 1145 Sheridan Road NE, Atlanta GA 30324

Registration
$140 through March 29, 2019.
Limited to first 15 participants.
No on-site registration is available.

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Continuing Education
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 and LCSWs.


Sexually Compulsive and Addictive Behavior:
The Controversy, Diagnosis and Treatment.

Workshop Presenter
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 behavior
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


Workshop Details

Friday and Saturday, May 31-June 1, 2019
The Link Counseling Center, 348 Mt. Vernon Highway NE, Sandy Springs GA 30328

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.

Registration
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 ID)
No on-site registration is available.


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Continuing Education
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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

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