Category Archives: Workshops, Lectures & Trainings

Windy Dryden on “How to Date without Disturbing Yourself”

How to Date without Disturbing Yourself

Presenter: Windy Dryden, Ph.D.

Friday, January 26, 2017

*7:30 – 9:00p.m.

Location: 145 East 32nd Street, 9th Floor (Directions)

Pre-register $15 / $20 on the scheduled day

 

Dr. Dryden will discuss how to refuse to disturb yourself about the dating process and will do a number of live therapy sessions showing how this can be done using the theory and practice of REBT.

Plus Live RE & CBT Sessions

At this special Friday Night Live!Read more...

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Rational-Emotive and Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Social Anxiety

Leader: Michael Hickey, Ph.D. – Director of the Center for Psychological Evaluation and a licensed Staff Psychologist at the Albert Ellis Institute (AEI)

Michael Hickey, Ph.D.

Date: Friday, October 27, 2017 | 1:30 pm – 4:45 pm
3 Contact Hours (APA, NBCC, New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work & Mental Health Counselors)
Location: 145 East 32nd Street, 9th Floor (Directions)

Registration: $100 | F/T Students: $90

Overview:

Social anxiety is a common form of anxiety and can significantly interfere with the quality of life of many individuals.… Read more...

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Drop That Cheesecake!

Date: Monday, December 11, 2017 | 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Register Now: $20

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Tis’ the season….for managing difficult family members, for multiple office holiday parties, for just one more slice of cheesecake. We often make excuses for over-indulging during the holiday season; however, sometimes, we eat to numb ourselves from uncomfortable feelings such as anxiety, depression, loneliness, and boredom. If this scenario sounds familiar, then this lecture is for you! Come learn the triggers of your emotional eating and drinking, and more importantly, effective strategies for overcoming this self-sabotaging behavior.… Read more...

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RE & CBT: Evidence-Based Treatment for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Michael Hickey, Ph.D.

Leader: Michael Hickey, Ph.D., Director of the Center for Psychological Evaluation and the Center for Treatment and Research of Obsessive-Compulsive & Related Disorders

Date: Friday, January 19, 2018 | 1:30 pm – 4:45 pm
Location: 145 East 32nd Street, 9th Floor (Directions)

Registration: $100| F/T Students: $90 | 3 Contact Hours/CE Credits

Overview:

This workshop will first review clinical and diagnostic characteristics of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. Participants will be introduced to the rationale and effective implementation of cognitive behavioral strategies based on the most recent research on effective treatment of OCD.… Read more...

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Evidence-Based Treatment for Personality Disorders

Raymond DiGiuseppe, Ph.D., Sc.D.

Leader: Raymond DiGiuseppe, Ph.D., Director of Professional Education and Clinical Supervisor, Albert Ellis Institute

Date: Friday, September 29, 2017 | 1:30 pm – 4:45 pm
Location: 145 East 32nd Street, 9th Floor (Directions)

3 Continuing Education Credits (APA, NBCC, New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work & Mental Health Counselors)

Registration: $100| F/T Students: $90 | 3 Contact Hours/CE Credits

Overview:

Over the last several decades, psychotherapists have used different names to describe clients who fail to make progress.… Read more...

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Windy Dryden on Dealing With Rejection. Plus Live CBT Sessions

Windy Dryden on Dealing With Rejection. Plus Live CBT Sessions

Friday, January 29, 2016

7:30 – 9:00p.m.

Windy Dryden on Dealing with Rejection:
How to Reject and be Rejected without Disturbing Yourself and Being Nasty to Others

Plus Live CBT Sessions.

At this special Friday Night Live! event Professor Windy Dryden will present a seminar on Dealing with Rejection. This will be followed by some live sessions with volunteers, hopefully relating to the topic of being rejected and rejecting others.… Read more...

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Rational Emotive & Cognitive Behavior Therapy Professional Skills Development: The Basics

Kristene Doyle, Ph.D., Sc.D.

Leader: Kristene A. Doyle, Ph.D., Director and Licensed Staff Psychologist at The Albert Ellis Institute

Date: Friday, November 3, 2017| 1:30 pm – 4:45 pm
Location: 145 East 32nd Street, 9th Floor (Directions)

Registration: $100| F/T Students: $90 | 3 Contact Hours/CE Credits

 

Description:

In this interactive workshop, participants will have the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of REBT’s theory of emotional and behavioral disturbance. Techniques for identifying and restructuring irrational beliefs will be taught, as well as generating homework assignments to reinforce session content.… Read more...

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Training in the DSM-5: Understanding and Adapting to Changes in the Diagnostic System

Date: Friday – May 02, 2014 | 1:30pm – 4:30pm
New location: 145 East 32nd Street, 9th Floor (Directions)

Registration: $60 | Students: $50 | 3 CE Credits

Changes made to the DSM-5 diagnostic criteria will be presented and discussed in this workshop. This workshop will also provide a description of changes pertaining to the chapter organization in DSM-5, the multiaxial system, the introduction of dimensional assessments, controversies and challenges, and likely future directions.… Read more...

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Treating Multiple Diagnoses: An Integrative, Evidence-Based Approach

Date: Friday – April 25, 2014 | 1:30pm – 4:30pm
New location: 145 East 32nd Street, 9th Floor (Directions)

Registration: $60 | Students: $50 | 3 CE Credits

Many clients struggle with interacting multiple problems. Many have problems with emotional and behavioral dysregulation as well as interpersonal relationships. Fortunately, it is possible for them to learn and use techniques to manage their moods, thinking and behavior, including addictive behaviors. This workshop will focus on an integrative, transdiagnostic treatment approach for difficult-to-treat clients.… Read more...

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Managing Your Money Worries

Date: Wednesday – March 12, 2014 | 7:00pm – 8:30pm
New location: 145 East 32nd Street, 9th Floor (Directions)
Pre-registration: $15 | Door: $20

With tax day around the corner, many of us start looking more closely at our finances. At the same time, many of us spend a considerable amount of energy making ourselves anxious about money. Oftentimes, this anxiety may lead us to make money-related decisions that are not healthy for us or our finances.… Read more...

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