2018 Fall Convention Schedule



Friday, November 2, 2018
Workshop TimeGrand Ballroom
Salon A
King County 1 & 2Kirkland RoomRedmond Room
All dayRegistration in Boardroom 1
7:30 am - 8:30 amBreakfast


8:30 am - 9:00 amPre Keynote Welcome and Convention Housekeeping 
Dr. Venkatraman

9 am - 10:30 amKeynote - AnnaLisa Gellermann, JD
10:30 am - 10:50 amBreak. Student Posters and Exhibitors - main foyer
10:50 am - 12:20 pm
Working with Injured Hispanic Laborers: Cultural Considerations and Successful Techniques - Nora K. Marks, Ph.D., Maui Garza, Psy.D.More than Al-Anon and Nar-Anon: Therapeutic Approaches and Techniques to Help Families of Loved Ones with Addictions - Christeine Terry, Ph.D.Children and Psychotropic Medications: A Guide for Psychologists - Steven E. Curtis, Ph.D., NCSP, MSCP, Gwendolyn Barnhart, Ph.D., Lori Woehler, BA
12:30 pm - 2:00 pmAwards Lunch
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Psychology’s Role in Addressing the Opioid Crisis - Elena Eisman, Ed.D., ABPPExecutive Function in ASD: Current Research and Interventions - Tanya St. John, Ph.D.Considerations When Treating Asian Americans - Sally Chung, Psy.D.
3:30 pm - 3:50 pmBreak. Student Posters and Exhibitors - main foyer
3:50 pm - 5:20 pm

TMS, ECT, and Ketamine: When Medications and Therapy Aren’t Enough - Jesse Adams, MD, Rebecca Allen, MD, MPH

Compassion Fatigue: Caring for Others Without Losing Yourself - Elizabeth York, Ph.D.Core Competencies in Relational Psychoanalysis: A Qualitative Research Study - Roy Barsness, Ph.D.
5:30 pm - 6:00 pmAll-member Annual Stakeholder Meeting
6:00 pm - 7:30 pmCocktail reception honoring Dr. Lucy Homans. Those not attending the convention, please register for this free event here.


Saturday, November 3, 2018
Workshop TimeKing County 1 & 2King County 3Kirkland Room
All dayRegistration in Boardroom 1
7:15 am - 9:00 am

Breakfast - King County foyer

(7:15 am - 9:00 am)

Ethical, Legal, and Professional Considerations for Early Career Psychologists - G. Andrew Benjamin, JD, Ph.D., ABPP/ Stephen Feldman, JD, Ph.D.

(1 hr, by special invitation only)

7:45 am - 8:45 am

9:00 am - 10:30 amEvidence-Based Assessment and Treatment of OCD in Adults (3 hrs) - Travis Osborne, Ph.D.The Duty to Protect: Ethical, Legal, and Professional Considerations (3 hrs) - G. Andrew Benjamin, JD, Ph.D., ABPP, Stephen Feldman, JD, Ph.D.Diagnosing and Treating PTSD: Military and Veteran Considerations (3 hrs) - MAJ Thomas Patterson, Psy.D.
10:30 am - 10:50 am: Break and Exhibitors - main foyer
10:50 am - 12:20 pmEvidence-Based Assessment and Treatment of OCD in Adults (continued)The Duty to Protect: Ethical, Legal, and Professional Considerations (continued)Diagnosing and Treating PTSD: Military and Veteran Considerations (continued)
12:30 pm - 2:00 pmECP Lunch - Chelan 3rd Floor
Attendee lunch - Vancouver 3rd Floor
2:00 pm - 3:30 pmPsychological Evaluation of Asylum Seekers: Foundational Skills (3 hrs) - Beth Farmer, LICSW, Ivan Molton, Ph.D.A Primer on Atypical Antipsychotics: What Psychologists Should Know
(3 hrs) - David Shearer, Ph.D., MS
Getting the Most out of Your Session: Leveraging the Art and Science of DBT (3 hrs) - Kathryn Korslund, Ph.D.
3:30 pm - 3:50 pm: Break and Exhibitors - main foyer
3:50 pm - 5:20 pmPsychological Evaluation of Asylum Seekers: Foundational Skills (continued)A Primer on Atypical Antipsychotics: What Psychologists Should Know (continued)Getting the Most out of Your Session: Leveraging the Art and Science of DBT (continued)

Sunday, November 4, 2018

Workshp Time

(Daylight Saving Time ends 2 am Sunday. Set your clock back 1 hour before you go to bed!)

King County 1 - 3
9:00 am - 3:30 pmWorking with Couples and Families, Risk Management with the Suicidal Patient, and Legal and Ethical Issues Presented by Retirement - Daniel Taube, JD, Ph.D.
(Box lunch provided 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm)