Upcoming MPC Meetings


All programs meet on Sunday, 11:00 – 1:00 (with exception of the Fall Conference) and are open to the public free of charge.
Social Work CEU credits available (fee for non-members)


Trauma and Mastery Through Music II: Beethoven, His Deafness, and His Piano Concertos
Evangeline Spindler, MD, Alvin Spindler, MD, Robert Weinstein, MD
Michigan League, Vandenberg Room   
Open Dialogue: A Finnish Psychodynamic Family-Based Treatment for Schizophrenia
Rebecca Hatton, PsyD
University Club, East Lansing
MPC's Annual Full-Day Conference
Synergistic Convergences: Combining Psychoanalytic, Cognitive-Behavioral, Systemic, and Experiential Perspectives in a Coherent Clinical and Theoretical Model  (6 CEUs)
Special Guest Presenter: Paul Wachtel, PhD
The Sheraton Detroit-Novi Hotel
You Can't Always Get What You Want But If You Try ... :  The Allure of Masochism and Self-Destruction
Robert Hooberman, PhD
Michigan League, Vandenberg Room
Cognitive Fears and Psychoanalytic Phobias
Bertram Karon, PhD
University Club, East Lansing
The Electronically Mediated Couch
Reena Liberman, MS
Michigan Union, Pendleton Room     
A Womb of Her Own: Women's Struggle for Reproductive Autonomy
Ellen L.K. Toronto, PhD, Jane Hassinger, LCSW, DCSW, and Marilyn Newman Metzel, PhD, ABPP
Providence Hospital, Southfield
"Who's On Third?": Playing in the Intersubjective Hemi-Space with a Neuro-disabled Adolescent
Carole Symer, PhD
University Club, East Lansing
Annual Banquet
June 2014                                                              

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