New Mexico Psychological Association
2016 Fall Conference
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
October 7, 2016
8:00 am to 5:00 pm
"Attachment, Grief, Loss and Separation Through the Lifespan"
Summary: How attachments are formed in infancy can affect the entire life cycle. The Fall Conference will provide an overview of attachment and detail several of the obstacles and resulting consequences to creating healthy bonds.
Schedule of Presentations:
8:00 - 8:25 - Registration and Refreshments
8:25 - 8:30 - Welcome and Introductions
8:30 - 10:30 - "Old Wine in New Bottles" by Samuel Roll, PhD
10:30 - 11:30 - "Grief and Loss: More Central Than You Think" by Adrienne Larkin, PhD
11:30 - 12:30 - Luncheon
12:30 - 2:00 - "Mending Broken Attachments: Families in High Conflict Divorces" by Thomas Sims, PhD, Miquela Rivera, PhD, and Martha Kaser, JD, LCSW
2:00 - 3:00 - "Attachment Issues and Modern Sexuality" by David Ley, PhD
3:00 - 3:15 - Break
3:15 - 4:45 - "The Final Stage of the Lifespan" by Sharon Kernen, PhD
4:45 - 5:00 - Closing
This conference is approved by NMPA for a total of 7 CE credits (1 of which is cultural diversity) of category 1 continuing education for New Mexico psychologists, social workers and counselors.
$200 - Non-Members
$175 - NMPA Members
$150 - Early Career Members
$100 - Student Members/Life Members
$15 Early Bird Discount for registrations prior to Sep. 16
Registration includes morning refreshments and a New Mexican buffet luncheon (with vegetarian options).
Participants arriving more than 15 minutes after the scheduled starting time or leaving more than 15 minutes prior to the end will not receive CEU credits. No partial credit will be awarded.
All cancellations are subject to a $35 processing fee.