The Group Psychologist
A newsletter of Div. 49
November 2013 |Vol. 23, No. 3 Download Issue (PDF, 356KB)
Though there is support for group treatment, we need to change how group treatment is perceived, through a focus on legislation, collaboration with other APA divisions and work with APA Practice and Education Directorates.
Group Psychotherapy Column
- Sparky speaks to his self about a particular countertransference issue in group psychotherapy: A metalogue
A discussion about reacting to a client’s history.
By John Breeskin, PhD, ABPP
Early Career Group Psychologist Column
- Mindfulness in groups
In August 2013, the Early Career Group hosted another in its successful series of conference calls, this one on mindfulness in groups.
By Joe Miles
- Call for collaborative group workshops, posters and symposia
The program co-chairs call for submissions, both with other divisions and with Div. 49 alone, to be submitted in November and December for the 2014 convention.
By Joe Miles and Jill Paquin
- 2014 convention theme is “Experience Group/The Group Experience”
A review of the 2013 convention, explanation of the 2014 convention theme and a list of graduate training programs that feature group therapy.
By Lee Gillis, PhD
The Group Psychologist: November 2013 (PDF, 356KB)