Breakout Sessions

Friday September 22, 2017

3:30pm – 4:30pm Breakout Option A

“Loving God with all your mind:  Brain lateralization, religion, and psychotherapy”
Greg Kolodziejczak, PsyD, PhD

3:30pm – 4:30pm Breakout Option B

“Spiritual Fatherhood as the Heart of a Catholic Vision of Masculinity”
Dave McClow, MDiv

4:45pm – 5:45pm Breakout Option A

“Using Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy to De-escalate Distressed Couples”
Patti Zordich, PhD

4:45pm – 5:45pm Breakout Option B

“Hope in Communion with Others: A Narrative for the Terminally Ill”
Catherine Guilbeau, MA

Saturday September 23, 2017

8:30am – 10:00am Breakout Panel Option A

“Catholic Bioethical Issues: Legal, Medical and Spiritual Perspectives, Part I”

“‘Free to Do No Harm’  A Legal Guide for Healthcare Professionals”
Kevin Theriot, Esq.

“Bridging the Secular Divide: Ethical and Theological Catholic Principles That Transcend”
Fr. Alfred Cioffi, SThD, PhD

8:30am – 10:00am Breakout Panel Option B

“Problematic God Images:  Psychological Approaches to Assessment and Treatment.”
Peter Malinoski, PhD, Andrew Sodergren, PsyD, Eric Gudan, PsyD, Peter Martin, PsyD, and John Cadwallader, PsyD

 

10:15am – 11:45pm Breakout Panel Option A

“Catholic Bioethical Issues: Legal, Medical and Spiritual Perspectives, Part II”

“Ideology of Gender and Gender Dysphoria”
Felipe E. Vizcarrondo, MD, MA

Panel discussion
Kevin Theriot, Esq. and Rev. Alfred Cioffi, SThD, PhD and Felipe E. Vizcarrondo, MD, MA

10:15am – 11:45pm Breakout Panel Option B

“Curriculum of the Person: From the Classroom to the Clinic”
Keith Houde, PhD, Stefanie Morris,PhD, Mary Hunt, MS, MBA

2:00pm – 3:00pm Breakout Panel Option A

“Role of the Mental Health Professional at the Service of the Church’s Exorcism Ministry”
Cynthia Hunt, MD; Frank J Moncher, PhD, Msgr. John Essef (Scranton, PA)

2:00pm – 3:00pm Breakout Panel Option B

“Free Will in Substance and Sexual Addiction: Psychology, Neuroscience and the Theology of St. Thomas Aquinas”
Anna Pecoraro, PsyD, Christopher Gross, Ph.D, Peter Kleponis, PhD, and Mark Sanders, MS, CACIII

3:30pm – 4:30pm Breakout Option A

“Healing Emotional Affective Response to Trauma (Heart), A Spiritual Model for working with Traumatized Clients”
Benjamine B. Keyes, PhD, EdD

 

3:30pm – 4:30pm Breakout Option B

“Catholic Marital Infidelity Treatment: A Guide to Working with Affairs”
William T. McKenna, PsyD