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group therapy

Group Therapy

Monday, May 14, 2018 • Auditorium
5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. 2 CEU Credit Hours

Registration and light dinner at 5:30 p.m.
Seminar begins promptly at 6 p.m.

Register online for this FREE seminar. Participants must bring their registration ticket for admission.

For New and Intermediate Level Social Workers

Seminar Highlights:

This seminar includes the following topics:theory and techniques related to effective group therapy, the therapist’s role, use of self, treatment goals, understanding the stages of group therapy, and maintaining control of the group process. Content is based on empirically validated group therapy techniques.

Participants will be able to:

  • Recall three specific techniques to engage patients in the group therapy process.
  • Name three ways to keep the group members focused on the therapeutic goals.
  • Identify two ways to monitor their own interaction with group members.
  • Recall three main stages of group therapy, including the engagement phase, working phase, and the termination phase.

Speaker: Phil Feldman, PhD, LCSW
Dr. Phil Feldman is an adjunct professor at Rutgers University, Graduate School of Social Work, where he teaches clinical topics. Dr. Feldman has experience working as a psychotherapist for more than 25 years. He has presented over 250 seminars on mental health topics, including personality disorders, emotional disorders, and psychotherapy models. In addition, Dr Feldman is the author of The Psychotherapy Manual, Co-occurring Disorders, and Shame Affect – Theory, Research, and Clinical Treatment.

Attendees must attend the entire seminar and complete the evaluation form to receive a Certificate of Attendance. The certificate will be given at the end of the seminar. This seminar is 2 CEU credits. For CEU approval information, go to If you have questions or concerns about the course content, references, or content evaluation, contact If you have questions or concerns about registration, facilities, course administration, and ADA information, email RoseMary Klie at

Sponsored by The Foundation Supporting New Bridge Medical Center.