Contra Costa Psychological Association hosts continuing education in the areas of mental health, psychology, and psychotherapy at quarterly dinner meetings and other events open to members and non-members (members receive a discount).
Meetings and events are centrally located in Contra Costa County, Dinner meetings include a wine and beverage reception, full course dinner and presentation.
Topics presented cover a wide range of issues relevant to the practice of psychology and in the past have included:
- Personality Disorders, The DSM-V, The Neuroscience of Psychological Assessment
- Brain Changes with Depression
- Behavioral Alternatives to Medication
- Clinical Approaches to High Conflict Couples
These meetings provide an excellent opportunity to network with colleagues and to remain informed of the broader issues important to psychology both regionally and nationally.
The CCPA is approved by the American Psychological Association to offer continuing education credits for psychologists. CCPA maintains responsibility for its program contents.
Speakers who are interested in presenting on their topic of expertise are encouraged to contact the programs chair.
|December 01, 2017 - Holiday party|
|October 19, 2017 -|
|Presenters:||Virginia Picchi, PhD.|
Lafayette Park hotel
|September 10, 2017 - Annual CCPA End of Summer BBQ. CCPA will provide the main dish (Burgers - veggie and regular) and beverages (beer, wine, soda and waters) Guests are welcome, although there is no supervision for children. Attendees can bring a side dish or dessert.|
|Topic:||End of Summer BBQ|
|Time:||4 -7 pm|
Private home in Lafayette. See evite for details
|April 27, 2017 - California’s End of Life Options Act – A Primer for Psychologists|
|Presenters:||Rhoda Olkin, Ph.D.|
|Topic:||California’s End of Life Options Act – A Primer for Psychologists|
|Time:||6pm - 6:35 Social hour, 6:45 - 8:45 Presentation + Dinner|
Lafayette Park Hotel
|Document:||CEU April 27 2017|
|Contact:||Alissa Scanlin, PsyD., (925) 283-3902, email@example.com|