The Lehigh Valley Psychological and Counseling Association (LVPCA), founded in 1966, is a tax-exempt organization of both professionals and students in the field of psychology and counseling. These individuals work together in order to advance psychology and counseling as a science, a profession, and as a means of promoting human welfare.
The Lehigh Valley Psychological and Counseling Association accomplishes these goals primarily through their work on the Executive Committee and the following committees: Continuing Education, Ethics, Membership, Newsletter and Publications, Practitioner’s and Community Relations, Programs, Scientific, Academic & Student Affairs.
Lehigh Valley Psychological and Counseling Association
6900 Hamilton Blvd. Unit 285
Trexlertown, PA 18087
Upcoming CE Programs
Self Care As An Ethical Responsibility
Friday, October 6, 2017, 1:00 to 4:30, Registration 12:30
Penn State Lehigh Valley, Room 311
Susan D. Rego, Ph.D, licensed clinical psychologist in Allentown, PA
This program satisfies the 3 ethics CEs required for psychologists by this November, and for social workers, LPCs and LMFTs by February 2019
Master Conflict Theory in Action: A Model for Integrating Couples and Sex Therapy
THURSDAY October 19, 2018, 1:00 to 4:30, Registration 12:30
Lehigh Valley Penn State Campus
PRESENTED BY: Stephen Betchen and Heather Davidson
MORE INFORMATION TO COME
Problem Gambling Treatment Training Fall 2017
Join us this fall for the Level II Problem Gambling Clinical Trainings. This series consists of Days 5-8 of the eight day (60 Hour) clinical trainings which are specific to gambling counselor certification. While this is designed as a series, you are not required to register for all four days. The instructor for all four programs is Gregory A. Krausz, MA, CACD, LPC.
Check-in/Registration: 8:30 a.m. Trainings will begin promptly at 9:00 a.m. each day and end at 5:00 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2017, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Day 5 – Using Motivational Interviewing to Address Gambling Disorder
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER, 21, 2017, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Day 6 – Using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to Address Gambling Disorder
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2017, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Day 7 – Gambling Disorder: Ethical and Treatment Considerations
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2017, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Day 8 – Advanced Biopsychosocial-Spiritual Treatment Design
Credits (7.5 per day): CAC, APA, and NCGC from IGCCB, NASW-PA and LVPCA. Payment for credits will be collected the day of the workshop; cash or check will be accepted. (Cost of 7.5 credits: LVPCA members, $30; LVPCA non-members $35; NASW members $15, non-members, $25)