2011 Division 18 fall conference

Join us for our 2011 fall conference, "Using Science to Inform Practice: Roles for Public Psychologists."

Friday, October 28, 2012, 9 a.m. -­ 5:15 p.m.
Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.

Featured Speakers

  • Joel Dvoskin, PhD
    Former Acting Commissioner of Mental Health for the State of New York: Using Social Science to Reduce Violent Offending

  • Kim Mueser, PhD
    Professor, Departments of Psychiatry and Depart-­ment of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH: Evidence-­based Practices for Serious Mental Illness: Current Status and Implementation Challenges

  • Dvoskin and Mueser
    Roundtable: Roles for Psychologists in Criminal Justice and Mental Health Systems

  • Guy Seymour, PhD
    Chief Psychologist, Psychologists for Public Safety, Atlanta, GA: The Case for Cross-­Cultural Competent Communication and the Problem of Evidence-­Based Activities in Public Service Psychology

  • Brad Karlin, PhD
    U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs National Mental Health Director for Psychotherapy and Psychogeriatrics: Dissemination and Implementation of Evidence-­Based Psychotherapies in the VA Health Care System: National Strategy, Goals, and Outcomes

  • Terry Keane, PhD
    Associate Chief of Staff for Research & Development VA Boston Healthcare System Professor and Vice Chairman in Psychiatry Boston University School of Medicine: Recent Advances in the Psychological Treatment of PTSD

  • Steve Nisenbaum, PhD, JD
    President, Family Healthy Choices, Inc., Medical Staff, Psychiatry Department, Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School;Assistant Clinical Professor, Psychiatry, Tufts Medical School, and

  • Rina Folman, PhD
    Medical Staff at UMass Memo­rial Health Alliance; Private Practice in Brookline, MA and Fitchburg, MA: Smarty Pants: Empiricist Imperialism, Prophets or False Idols in a Science, Art or Cult of Psychology?

Information and Registration

The Revere Police Headquarters
400 Revere Beach Pkwy
Revere, MA 02151
Telephone: (781) 284-­1212

Registration (lunch is included):
$10 for students $18 for Division 18 members $25 for nonmembers (add $25 for 7 CEs)

If you have questions or prefer to pay by check, please contact Anne Klee at (203) 313-9766.

Cancellations received by October 21, 2011 will receive a refund less $5 administrative fee after the program.

Cancellations made after this date will not be refunded. APA Division 18 is approved by the APA to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. APA Division 18 maintains responsibility for this program and its content.