November 10, 2017, 9:00AM – 1:30PM, with registration at 8:30AM. Site: Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, Long Hall, Room 104. Single event fee is $80. Full series (All Application of Bowen Theory Series events) is $275. Single student/senior (65+) event fee is $50. The full series for students/seniors is $140.
Beginning with an overview of salient aspects of Bowen theory, Mr. Williamson will present a series of case studies illustrating the emotional function of beliefs and how they can be a product of the family unit and have a function for the family unit. Included will be a description of how he has explored this kind of thing with clients.
PLEASE NOTE: Attendance by Zoom is an option. Fees are the same as attending in person. If you are interested in this option, contact Rebecca Keller ([email protected]) after registering.
Robert L. Williamson, M.Div., is a graduate of the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago (M.Div., 1976). Bob joined the faculty of the Center for Family Consultation in 2007. From 1992 until 2007, he was assistant and then associate director of the Lombard Mennonite Peace Center (LMPC) in Lombard, Illinois.
Continuing Education Credits for Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists and Professional Counselors: “This program is offered for 4 hours of continuing education through co-sponsorship of the University of Piitsburgh’s School of Social Work, a Council on Social Work Education-accredited school and, therefore, a PA pre-approved provider of social work continuing education. These credit hours satisfy LSW/LCSW, LPC and LMFT biennial license renewal. For information on social work continuing education call 412-624-3711.” Fee is $20.
Continuing Education Credits for Psychologists: Allegheny General Hospital is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Allegheny General Hospital maintains responsibility for this program and its content. 4 CEs, Fee is $35.”The information presented in this CE offering reflects the opinion of the presenter. Open to all, it is especially intended for those newer to Bowen theory. As with all science, there may be multiple explanations for the data and multiple reasonable conclusions. Program content has obtained credibility, as demonstrated by the involvement of the broader psychological practice, education, and science communities in studying or applying the findings, procedures, practices, or theoretical concepts. The goal for this presentation is that participants will be able to: describe the emotional function of beliefs and how they can be a product of the family unit and have a function for the family unit.