All SDPA Events

    • 02/07/2019
    • 02/10/2019
    • 3 sessions
    • TBA
    • 02/08/2019
    • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    • Azusa Pacific University

      • 02/12/2019
      • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
      • 511 Saxony Drive, Encinitas

        • 02/16/2019
        • 9:00 AM
        • 02/17/2019
        • 5:00 PM
        • The Cottage Clinic


        Diana Weiss-Wisdom, Ph.D.

        The Cottage Clinic
        Rancho Santa Fe

        Space is limited and the workshop sells out so reserve your space now!

        Based on Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy and Attachment Theory

        Join us for this positive, research-based psycho-educational program for all couples that want to strengthen and deepen their relationship. Pre-marital couples that want to prepare and learn how to make love last for a lifetime will benefit from this program. 

        $785 per couple Includes: healthy, tasty catered lunches, snacks, beverages and workbook. (dietary preferences of attendees are always taken into consideration).

        Early Bird Rate Until January 1st is $765 per couple.

        The format and schedule include: 

        • Educational talk intermingled with video presentations
        • Couples exercises (in private, not in front of the group)
        • Some Group Discussion (Entirely Voluntary)
        During this relationship enrichment workshop you will have the opportunity to:
        • Discover the key moments that shape a love relationship
        • Affirm strengths in your relationship
        • Address negative interaction patterns
        • Understand what is really underlying your conflicts
        • Learn how to repair and forgive
        • Enhance your emotional and physical closeness
        • Become more accessible, responsive and emotionally engaged with each other.
        • Experience engaging, fun, and interactive presentations.
        • Practice as a couple in private setting (Not required to share in front of the group)

        Research shows that 7 out of 10 couples that go through Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy move from marital distress to marital satisfaction. 

        A team of EFT Trained Therapists will be available for guidance throughout the weekend 

        Reasons to attend this weekend retreat:

        • If you want to feel more connected to your partner;
        • If you want to iron out some kinks;
        • If you want to deepen your understanding of each other;
        • If you have drifted apart or are in distress;
        • If you are considering marriage and want to know what a healthy marriage looks like and how to have one;
        • If you want to spend the weekend bonding with your partner;
        • If you are a therapist wanting to learn more about Emotionally Focused Therapy (12 CEU's are available for Psychologists, MFT's, LCSW's, Educational Psychologists and Licensed Counselors).

          • 02/16/2019
          • 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
          • San Diego State University, Parma Payne Goodall Alumni Center

          Let the Poets Speak: Redemptive Love

          Special Guest:

          Best Selling Author Bertice Berry, Ph.D.

          "When you walk with purpose, you collide with destiny.”

          February 16, 2019
          6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.


          San Diego State University, Parma Payne Goodall Alumni Center
          5250 55th Street
          San Diego, CA 92182-1690

          Tickets are $25 per person (Buffet Style Dinner Included)

          The Poetry Open Mic Night is your opportunity to showcase your artistry and speak your truth in front of a welcoming audience. Established and novice poets, lyricists, and writers of all genres we invite you to come out and share your work

          and mingle with other artists. Each participant will have 5 minutes to share their original piece as it relates to the theme.

          To sign up as a participant for the Open Mic portion of the program please see Dr. Ricky Pope or designee at the ABPsi table.

          Note: Parking is available in Parking Structure 7 at the corner of Montezuma Road and 55th Street. Pre-Paid parking is available for $8.50 on the website and general parking purchased on the date of the event will be $20.00.

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          Past events

          12/15/2018 SDPA Event - Starry, Starry Night
          12/12/2018 SDPA Board Meeting
          11/30/2018 SDPA Member CE Event - Hidden Life of Families
          11/14/2018 SDPA Board Meeting
          11/03/2018 SDPA Member CE Event - The Hold Me Tight Workshop
          10/27/2018 SDPA CE Event - Fall Conference
          10/26/2018 SDPA Member CE Event - Law & Ethics 2018
          10/26/2018 SDPA Member CE Event - Hold Me Tight For Polyamorous
          10/19/2018 SDPA Member CE Event - Transforming Interlocking Relational Trauma
          10/12/2018 SDPA Member CE Event - Suicide Therapies That Work
          10/10/2018 SDPA Board Meeting
          09/22/2018 SDPA Committee - Internet Safety for Kids and Adults
          09/12/2018 SDPA Board Meeting
          08/22/2018 SDPA Board Meeting
          08/18/2018 SDPA Committee - Mindfulness Meeting
          08/09/2018 SDPA Committee - More Than Meets the Eye: The Psychology of Twins
          08/05/2018 SDPA Member - The Practice of Mental Imagery for Mind/Body Health and Healing
          08/04/2018 SDPA CE Event - Gender Identity, Culture and Language
          07/28/2018 SDPA CE Event - Integral Marital Therapy
          07/14/2018 SDPA Member CE Event - The Hold Me Tight Workshop
          07/10/2018 SDPA Committee Addictions Meeting
          06/23/2018 SDPA Marches! Families Belong Together
          06/20/2018 SDPA Committee (ECP) Mental Health Billing
          06/16/2018 SDPA Committee - Mindfulness Committee Meeting
          06/03/2018 SDPA Event - Sing-Along!
          06/03/2018 SDPA Board Retreat
          05/19/2018 SDPA CE Event - Spring Workshop
          05/18/2018 SDPA Committee Event - Tour of JFS
          05/09/2018 SDPA Board Meeting
          04/25/2018 CPA Convention in San Diego - Looking Forward
          04/22/2018 SDPA Committee (ECP) Psychotherapist and Psychiatrist Mixer
          04/15/2018 SDPA Committee Event - Mindfulness Walk
          04/12/2018 SDPA Committee Event - Suds, Students, and Speakers!
          04/11/2018 SDPA Board Meeting
          04/08/2018 SDPA Networking Event - Brew Ha Ha!
          04/06/2018 SDPA Committee Event - Family Therapy
          03/25/2018 SDPA Committee (PEM) Event - Dinner Case Conference in Del Mar
          03/23/2018 SDPA CE Event - CICAMH Conference
          03/20/2018 SDPA Committee (Addiction) Meeting
          03/19/2018 SDPA Committee (Forensic) Dinner Meeting
          03/19/2018 CPA Leadership and Advocacy Conference
          03/16/2018 SDPA Member CE Event - Suicide
          03/14/2018 SDPA Board Meeting
          03/14/2018 SDPA Committee (Science Fair) Event - GSDSEF
          03/11/2018 SDPA Member Event - The Practice of Mental Imagery
          03/03/2018 SDPA CE Event - When Gambling Becomes a Problem
          03/01/2018 SDPA Member Event - Ins and Outs of ADHD for Parents
          03/01/2018 SDPA Committee Event (Children and Adolescents) - Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Youth
          02/25/2018 SDPA Committee Event - Mindfulness
          02/24/2018 SDPA Committee Event (Cultural Diversity & LGBT) Cultural/Gender Identity
          02/21/2018 SDPA Board Meeting
          02/17/2018 SDPA CE Event - Therapy Quest
          02/10/2018 SDPA Member CE Event - The Hold Me Tight Workshop
          02/09/2018 SDPA Committee Event (Children Youth Family) - Dyslexia
          01/20/2018 SDPA CE Event - Media Training
          01/14/2018 SDPA Board Meeting
          12/10/2017 SDPA Awards & Holiday Soiree!
          12/06/2017 SDPA Board Meeting
          11/18/2017 SDPA Committee Event - Support for Military
          11/12/2017 SDPA CE Event - Value and Efficacy of Equine Assisted Experiential Modalities
          11/11/2017 SDPA CE Event - Using Mental Imagery
          11/09/2017 SDPA Member CE Event - Sex & Relationships
          11/08/2017 SDPA Board Meeting
          11/03/2017 SDPA Member CE Event - Mindfulness and Relationships
          10/28/2017 SDPA Fall Conference - Innovations in Trauma Treatment
          10/21/2017 SDPA Committee Event - Gamers
          10/13/2017 SDPA Member CE Event - Superhero Therapy
          10/11/2017 SDPA Board Meeting
          10/11/2017 SDPA Committee Event - Empathy and the Entrepreneur
          10/07/2017 SDPA CE Event - Being Prepared for the Unexpected
          10/07/2017 SDPA Committee Event - Group Therapy Training Workshop
          09/19/2017 SDPA Member Event - Executive Functioning
          09/17/2017 SDPA CE Event - Dinner Case Conference in Del Mar
          09/16/2017 SDPA Networking Event - Using Mindfulness with Children
          09/14/2017 SDPA CE Event - Being Prepared for the Unexpected
          09/13/2017 SDPA Board Meeting
          08/27/2017 SDPA Networking Event - Summer Social
          08/09/2017 SDPA Networking Event - Dinner Case Conference in Del Mar
          08/05/2017 SDPA CE Event - Superhero Therapy
          07/29/2017 SDPA Member CE Event - The Hold Me Tight Workshop
          07/12/2017 SDPA Board Meeting
          06/25/2017 SDPA Networking Event - Dinner Case Conference in Del Mar
          06/25/2017 SDPA/OCPA Meet and Greet
          06/10/2017 SDPA June Board Retreat

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