OPA 2021 Virtual Annual Conference

"Reconstructing Healthy Communities"
Friday, April 30 - Saturday, May 1

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Tentative Conference Schedule:

Friday, April 30

8:00 - 8:45 am VIRTUAL SOCIAL COFFEE HOUR
8:45 - 9:00 am WELCOME & OPENING REMARKS
9:00 - 10:30 am

GENERAL SESSION – RACIALLY CONSCIOUS TRAUMA-INFORMED CARE: A HEALING APPROACH FOR BIPOC COMMUNITIES
Eleanor Gil-Kashiwabara, PsyD

10:30 - 10:40 am BREAK
10:40 - 11:00 am

RECESS!

11:00 - noon

BREAKOUT SESSIONS A

A1 - Reflecting on Rebuilding a Resilient Community after COVID
This is a presentation by the Confidential Peer Support Committee

A2 - Talking to Clients and Others about Climate Change and Environmental Issues: Ethics, Skills and Strategies
Thomas Doherty, Psy.D.

A3 - Medicare 101: Why should I become a Medicare Provider & what do I need to know?
Susan Rosenzweig, PsyD

 12:00 - 12:30 pm

LUNCH BREAK

 12:30 - 1:30 pm

BREAKOUT SESSIONS B

B1 - Giving Psychology Away - A Multi-Media Approach to Caring for the Community
Sandy Ramirez, Psy.D., Tony Farrenkopf, Psy.D., Stephanie Van Orden, Psy.D. and Paige Roehr, M.S.

B2 - Digital Assessment: State of the Art Digital Testing Platforms from Pearson Clinical Assessment
Patrick Moran, Ph.D.

B3 - Let’s Talk to an Attorney: a Facilitated Interview
Paul Cooney, JD and Carilyn Ellis, PsyD, MSCP - with audience Q&A

2:00 - 3:00 pm

OPA VIRTUAL RECEPTION

Saturday, May 1

8:00 - 8:45 am

VIRTUAL SOCIAL COFFEE HOUR

8:45 - 9:00 am WELCOME & PROMOTION OF STUDENT POSTERS
9:00 - 10:30 am

THE ROLE OF PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCE IN CREATING HEALTHY COMMUNITIES
Daniel Rosen, PhD

10:30 - 10:40 am BREAK
10:40 - 11:00 am

RECESS!

11:00 - noon

BREAKOUT SESSIONS C

C1 - Telemental Health – A Critical Overview for Clinicians
Roy Huggins, LPC NCC

C2 - Considerations For A Covid-19 Safe Psychotherapy Office
Michael Conner, PsyD

C3 - Uplifting ourselves, Uplifting our communities
Valerie Yeo, Psy.D.

 12:00 - 12:30 pm

LUNCH BREAK

 12:30 - 1:30 pm

BREAKOUT SESSIONS D

D1 - It Takes a Village: Community Approaches to Chronic Pain Treatment
Carilyn Ellis, PsyD, MSCP

D2 - An Introduction to the Internal Family Systems Model for Psychedelic-Assisted Therapists and Researchers
Nancy Morgan, Ph.D.

2:00

CONFERENCE CONCLUDES

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Thank you to our 2020 Sponsors and Exhibitors!

Friday Lunch Sponsor:  Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation

Exhibitors:

  • Achieve TMS
  • Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation
  • Portland Collaborative Divorce
  • Wolf Billing Partners, LLC