CSUF News Service
Psychotherapy With Men Conference on Campus in June
May 23, 2014
The fourth National Psychotherapy with Men conference will be held Saturday, June 7, at California State University, Fullerton. This event focuses on supporting the healthy lives of all boys and men by promoting best clinical practices and increasing mental health treatment accessibility for this population group.
Keynote speakers include:
- Judith V. Jordan, director of the Jean Baker Miller Training Institute at the Wellesley Centers for Women and author of "Raising Boys to Be Competent and Connected Men"
- Fredric Rabinowitz, professor of psychology and associate dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, University of Redlands. Rabinowitz will give the keynote address, "Deepening Psychotherapy With Men: Stories, Metaphors and Road Trips."
More than a dozen breakout sessions addressing different concerns, the range of identities of men, and different modalities of working/connecting with men, will be held throughout the conference.
The cost is $125 for professionals and $50 for students. Program includes lunch, coffee and snacks during the day; an after-conference social; parking; and eight continuing education credits for counseling and mental health professionals.