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6/1/2017 12:00:00 PM McLean Hospital Grand Rounds 2016-2017: The Alfred Pope Award for Young Investigators6/1/2017 12:00:00 PM6/1/2017 1:00:00 PM15falseMM/DD/YYYY McLean Hospital Grand Rounds 2016-2017: The Alfred Pope Award for Young Investigators

The annual Alfred Pope Award for Young Investigators is McLean's highest research honor.

Given annually to young investigators who represent the future of psychiatric research, the Alfred Pope Award signifies the hospital's commitment to excellence in discovering causes, better treatments and eventually cures for psychiatric and neurodegenerative diseases.

The 2017 recipients are Randy Auerbach, PhD, ABPP, who will speak on “Anhedonia in Adolescents,” and Elif Engin, PhD, who will speak on “Hippocampal Control of Fear and Anxiety.”

6/8/2017 8:00:00 AM DBT Skills Training Conference6/8/2017 8:00:00 AM6/10/2017 4:30:00 PM15falseMM/DD/YYYY DBT Skills Training Conference

This new offering is a collaboration of the McLean Hospital Borderline Personality Disorders Training Institute and the Linehan Institute/Behavioral Tech. This three-day workshop features prominent DBT masters with combined clinical, academic, and research expertise. It assumes a fundamental knowledge of DBT skills, and will go beyond the content of skills to gain a more sophisticated understanding of how DBT skills fit in the larger treatment context, the research behind skills, and the nuance of application of skills with specific persons in specific situations. A highlight of each day will be the “Debate of the Day”, a discussion among trainers where they share their knowledge and clinical experience, and express their opinions DBT skills and related matters.

The workshop will use lecture, extensive demonstration, and discussion among experts to achieve its objectives. This course is designed for mental health professionals with a basic of DBT skills content who want to develop more facile application of the skills at a higher level. Participants should have read the DBT Skills Training Manual, Second Edition, and bring a copy of the manual and the DBT Skills Training Manual Handouts and Worksheets with them to the workshop.

Refund Policy: Due to the small nature of this training, refunds cannot be granted. If the registrant is unable to attend, they may send a substitute attendee.

Location:Conference Center at Waltham Woods
Specialties:Psychiatry, Psychology, Social Work, Counseling, Nursing, Advanced Practice Nursing