Do you want to be part of the Demonstration Group?
Please read this article if you are interested in being considered for participation in the demonstration "fishbowl" group during the institute. All potential applicants will receive a video interview with the presenters prior to selection. This will occur at least a month prior to the conference. No volunteers on site will be accepted.
2018 Spring Institute
Peter J. Taylor, PhD, SEP, CGP, FAGPA
& Roger Saint-Laurent, PsyD, SEP, CGP
Moving beyond Ambivalence and Fear to Embodied Relationship:
Group Psychotherapy Informed by the Principles of Somatic Experiencing
Peter J. Taylor, PhD, SEP, CGP, FAGPA and Roger Saint-Laurent, PsyD, SEP, CGP are clinical psychologists, Somatic Experiencing Practitioners, and Certified Group Psychotherapists in private practice in NYC and Briarcliff Manor. Dr. Taylor is a Fellow of the American Group Psychotherapy Association and past-president of the Eastern Group Psychotherapy Society. Dr. Saint-Laurent has served as Chair and Dr. Taylor as Secretary of the Board of Directors of the SE Trauma Institute, which with its regional and international partners oversees SE trainings throughout the world. As senior training assistants and approved session and consult providers, Drs. Taylor and Saint-Laurent have studied with eight of the SE international faculty, assisted at more than thirty SE trainings modules, and offered workshops on the intersection of SE and group psychotherapy, Introductions to SE, and SE training and consultation groups both privately and at professional meetings and conferences throughout the US and Canada. Dr. Taylor received his PhD from Columbia University in 1992 and Dr. Saint-Laurent received his PsyD from Nova Southeastern University in 1994.
Louisiana Group Psychotherapy Society
Hampton Inn & Suites - New Orleans Convention Center
1201 Convention Center Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70130
HOTEL RESERVATIONS This is the same weekend as Jazz Fest, so please book your hotel rooms in advance! Call 1 (800) 292 0653 to reserve a room at our special discounted room block rate by 4/3/18. Use code: LGP. You can also book online here.
ARTICLE BY TAYLOR & SAINT-LAURENT Group Psychotherapy Informed by the Principles of Somatic Experiencing: Moving Beyond Trauma to Embodied Relationship [International Journal of Group Psychotherapy, Volume 67, 2017 - Issue sup1: Special Issue for the 75th Anniversary of the American Group Psychotherapy Association]