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5 CEs Seminar for Mental Health Practioners, Priests and Laity

3/8/2012 - 6:59 AM PST

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Learning How to Love: Attachment, Morality, and Psychotherapy
by Andrew Sodergren, Psy. D. (IPS Class of 2009)

Friday, April 20th, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm EST
(Lunch break from Noon until 1pm)

CE Credits - 5

ARLINGTON, VA (March 8, 2012) - Pope Benedict XVI has said, "The family is the privileged setting where every person learns to give and receive love." In psychological terms this is called attachment.

But, how does one achieve secure versus insecure attachment? How do attachment experiences shape one's capacity to love? How does attachment security impact various forms of moral behavior? What can help a person overcome a lack of secure attachment?

This online seminar for mental health practitioners will explore these topics and more, concluding by exploring the clinical implications of the attachment paradigm from initial assessment to termination.

For more information, please contact Dr. Steve Grundman at or 703.416.1441 x. 129.


Institute for the Psychological Sciences  VA, 22202 US
Ellen Guarente - Asst. Dir. of Promotions,  (703) 416-1441 x.116


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