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Workshop Presenters - Spring 2019

Presenters for the Clinical Practice Enrichment Series are locally, nationally, and internationally known individuals who have responded to the difficulties and challenges of their work actively by crafting new theory and techniques to address ongoing clinical challenges.

They are chosen for their expertise in their field and their ability to be engaging and responsive to workshop participants.

Richard F. Summers, M.D.
Positivity in Psychotherapy: Can Positive Psychology be Psychodynamic?

Bio pending.

Victor Welzant, Psy.D.
Caring for the Chronically Suicidal Patient: Theory, Practice and Therapist Self-Care

Victor Welzant, PsyD, is the director of the Sheppard Pratt Health System Postdoctoral Psychology Fellowship in Trauma, and serves the Director of Education and Training and past member of the Board of Directors of the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation, based in Ellicott City, MD. Currently he serves on the board of directors of the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation, and serves as immediate past director and faculty of the ISSTD psychotherapy training program. Dir. Welzant maintains a private consulting and clinical practice in Towson, MD, where he specializes in the treatment of Trauma and stress-related conditions, suicide, clinical supervision, consultation and training. He is the editor in chief of Crisis, Stress and Human Resilience: An International Journal and serves on the editorial boards of the International Journal of Emergency Mental Health, and Frontiers in the Psychotherapy of Trauma and Dissociation. Dr. Welzant lectures and consults internationally on the topics of Crisis Intervention, Suicide, and the Impact and Treatment of Trauma.

Date: Friday, May 3, 2019
Trinity Memorial Church
22nd and Spruce Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Please visit our Philadelphia Workshops page for details about these workshops.