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    • 22 Jan 2018
    • 31 Mar 2018
    • The Riverhouse, Haddam, CT
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    CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS   

    CONNECTICUT PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION

    32nd ANNUAL CONVENTION 

               October 26, 2018 -  The Riverhouse, Haddam CT

    The Connecticut Psychological Association is now accepting proposals for the Year 2018 Convention. Programs from Academicians, Clinicians, Researchers and Students are welcomed.

     Deadline: Abstracts must be postmarked by March 31, 2018

    The Convention Committee is looking forward to an exciting, high quality Conference with a multitude of activities. We will feature ,Keynote speaker, Arthur Evans,Ph.D. , CEO of APA to highlight our day of diverse presenters.  The CPA Annual Convention is an opportunity to learn about your professional organization, exchange ideas, gain visibility, share successes and insights, enjoy being creative and renew professional relationships.

    TOPICS

    This year’s Convention will offer a variety of themes to address the array of interests expressed by our clinical, academic and community based colleagues. We seek to enhance the knowledge and interface of all sectors of our psychological colleagues.  Innovative approaches/interventions, research/academic questions and programs, forensic issues, integrative care models, ethnic diversity, geriatric and pediatric populations, collaboration with other professions/disciplines and neuropsychological issues are appropriate for submission.

    When submitting a proposal, please note the following:

    1.    The curriculum vitae of all presenters must be included. 

    2.    All presenters need to pre-register for the Convention and pay the registration fee prior to the Convention. It is hoped that auxiliary presenters will register as well to attend the Convention.

    3.    Final decisions regarding acceptance of programs, time allocated to each presentation and time of day for presentations will be made by the Convention Committee.

    4.    All submissions will be acknowledged. If you do NOT receive a confirmation receipt, please contact Convention Chair at ilene4kids@aol.com

    5.    Proposal decisions will be determined by 5/1/2018. 

     Given the large number of excellent proposals submitted in recent years we anticipate that not all proposals will be accepted. Proposals will be selected based on relevance to professional psychology and their “fit” with the overall program framework. Only proposals submitted before March 31, 2018 will be considered.

    THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN PRESENTING AT THE CPA CONVENTION!

    • 2 Mar 2018
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Gaylord Hospital, Brooker Lecture Hall
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    The Role of the Clinician in Working with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Adults

    Presenter: Lynette Adams, Ph.D. 

    Friday, March 2, 2018

    9:00 am - 12:00 pm 

    Gaylord Hospital, Wallingford, CT  - Brooker Lecture Hall 

    2.5 CE Credits 

    $55 for CPA Members  and $75 Non-CA Members 

    Psychologists can play an important role in providing services to transgender and gender nonconforming (TGGN) adults. This training will overview the ways in which psychologists may be involved in the transition process,  such as diagnosing and/or treating gender dysphoria or  writing letters of support for medical procedures or surgeries.

    • 1.     Identify 3 resources for finding more information on transgender and gender nonconforming individuals and health
    • 2.     List 3 ways in which one can provide gender affirming care in a mental health or medical setting
    • 3.     Describe 3 roles a psychologist can play in supporting transgender and gender-nonconforming individuals in the transition process

    Schedule 

    9:00        Welcome and registration

    9:15        Key terms and creating a welcoming environment

    9:30        Psychotherapy and treatment

    10:15     Break

    10:30     Assessment and letter writing

    11:30     Case scenarios

    12            Adjourn

    Register Today :  https://www.connpsych.org/event-2818265

    No cancellations will be accepted after 2/25/18 




    • 16 Mar 2018
    • 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

    2017 Brain Injury Alliance of CT Annual Professional Conference 

    March 16, 2018 

    7:30 am - 4:00 pm 

    Quinnipiac University, School of Medicine, 370 Basset Road, North Haven, CT 

    CE Event 

    Register Today - www.biact.org

    2018 BIAC Conference Brochure for email.pdf

    • 26 Oct 2018
    • The Riverhouse at Goodspeed Station in Haddam, CT

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