November 2015 – Vol. 25, No. 3

November 2015 – Vol. 25, No. 3


President’s Column
Dennis Kivlighan, Ph.D.

President-Elect’s Column
Craig Parks, Ph.D.

Editor’s Column
Tom Treadwell, Ed.D., T.E.P, CGP, and Leann Terry Diederich, Ph.D.


Diversity Award 2015

New! Group Dynamic Award


Group Psychotherapy Column: Sparky Tilts at Windmills
John Breeskin, Ph.D.

Group Psychology and Group Psychotherapy Diversity Column
Jeanne Bulgin Steffen, Ph.D.

Early Career Group Psychologist Column
Misha Bogomaz, Psy.D., CGP, and Leann Terry Diederich, Ph.D.

Division 49 Convention Program Themes

APA 2016 Convention Program Themes
Norah Chapman (Slone), Ph.D., HSP, and Martin Kivlighan

Early Career Psychologists 

Free Conference Call: The Co-Leadership Relationship in Group Therapy 

Brief Articles

Prevention Corner: Is Homework Helpful?
Elaine Clanton Harpine, Ph.D.

Group Training Opportunities in Graduate Psychology Programs
Erin Crozier BS, and Samuel Collier BA

Barriers to Group Psychotherapy
Martyn Whittingham, Ph.D., CGP

Committee Reports

Secretary Report
Jen Alonso, Ph.D., CGP

Committee for the Advancement of Professional Practice
Leann Diederich, Ph.D.

American Board of Group Psychology
Thomas W. Lowery, Ph.D., ABPP

Diversity Committee Report
Jeanne Steffen, Ph.D.

APA Council Report
Sally Barlow, Ph.D.

Coalition of Psychology in Schools and Education
Karin Hodges, Psy.D

2015 August Convention Board Minutes
Jen Alonso, Ph.D., CGP

Other Information

Society of Group Psychology and Group Psychotherapy Foundation
Jean Keim, Ph.D.

2016 Group Summit West Coast
Michele D. Ribeiro, Ed.D.

Fellowship Applications
Ben Black, MHSAS Program Coordinator

Eastern Group Psychotherapy Society Conference

APA Division 45 Research Conference