2015-2016 Seminar Schedule

INTERNSHIP FRIDAY SEMINAR SCHEDULE

2015-2016

1:30 p.m. ‚Äď 3:30 p.m.

 

September 4, 2015 
Paula Halcomb, MS
Differential Diagnosis
Western State Hospital

 

September 11, 2015
Ralph Greene, Ph.D.
Alcohol and Drug Assessment

Western State Hospital

 

September 18, 2015      
Jennifer Fritz, RN, ARNP
Introduction to Accreditation  
Western State Hospital

 

September 25, 2015
Susan Vaught, Ph.D.
Differential Diagnosis: Medical Mimics of Psychiatric Disorder
Western State Hospital

 

October 2, 2015
Markeeta Wilkerson, MS, CTRS
Introduction to Recovery Services
Western State Hospital

 

October 9, 2015
Ralph Greene, Ph.D.
Assessment of Anxiety Disorders
Western State Hospital

 

October 16, 2015
Joseph Tierney, Psy.D.
Personality Disorders:  Assessment, Diagnosis and Treatment
Western State Hospital

 

October 23, 2015
Amber Kuszak, Psy.D.
Ralph Greene, Ph.D.
Behavior Chain Analysis 
Western State Hospital
*Turn in current CV for 10/30 Seminar

 

October 30, 2015
Leigh Baldwin, Ph.D.
Paula Halcomb, MS
Susan R. Vaught, Ph.D.
Business Aspects of Psychology and Applying for Post-Internship Positions
Western State Hospital

 

November 6, 2015 
Charlie Martin, LCSW
Guardianship Evaluations: Ethics and Practice
Western State Hospital

 

November 13, 2015  
Scott Wiggleton, R.Ph.
Psychiatric Medications: Introduction and History
Western State Hospital

 

November 20, 2015
N/A
Case Consultation

 

November 27, 2015
Thanksgiving Holiday
 

December 4, 2015
Ken Guessetto, MA
Ron Stewart, RN
De-Escalation Skills
Western State Hospital


December 11, 2015

Joseph Tierney, Psy.D.
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Schema-Focused Cognitive Therapy
Western State Hospital

 

December 18, 2015
N/A
Open for Make-Up

 

December 25, 2015
Christmas Holiday

 

January 1, 2016
New Year’s Holiday

 

January 8, 2016
Intern Interviews


January 15, 2016

Intern Interviews

 

January 22, 2016
Intern Interviews

 

January 29, 2016
Cindy Geil, Psy.D.
Working with Children 0-5
Pennyroyal Center

 

February 5, 2016      
Kelly Dunbar, Clinical Dietitian
Scott Wiggleton, R.Ph.
Beth Mueller, SW, and Terri Barbee, SW
Susan Vaught, Ph.D.
Treatment of Geriatric Patients
Western State Hospital

 

February 12, 2016
Amber Kuszak, Psy.D.
Stabilization and Grounding for Trauma Patients
Western State Hospital

 

February 19, 2016     
Amber Kuszak, Psy.D.
EPPP Preparation
Western State Hospital

 

February 26, 2015
Sarah Wellman, Psy.D.
Evidence-Based Application of Psychodynamic Therapy
Pennyroyal Center

 

March 4, 2016
Julia Neal (State D/ID Liaison)
Susan Vaught, Ph.D.
Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities: The OTHER Dual Diagnosis
Western State Hospital

 

March 11, 2016
Susan Vaught, Ph.D.
Sara Wellman, Psy.D.
Forensic Assessment and Evaluating Inmates and Sex Offenders
Western State Hospital

 

March 18, 2016
Zach Meny, Psy.D.
Susan R. Vaught, Ph.D.
Intern Mid-Year Evaluations
Western State Hospital

 

March 25, 2016
HOLIDAY

 

April 1, 2016
Danielle McNeill, Psy.D.
Suicide Risk Assessment Part I
Western State Hospital

 

April 8, 2016
Amber Kuszak, Psy.D.
Danielle McNeill, Psy.D.
Suicide Risk Assessment Part II
Western State Hospital

 

April 15, 2016
Marie La Vasque, MS, MA
Susan Vaught, Ph.D.
Assessment of Malingering and Symptom Exaggeration
Western State Hospital

 

April 22, 2016
Susan Vaught, Ph.D.
Sarah Wellman, Psy.D.
Neuropsychology I: Basics and Fixed Battery Approach
Western State Hospital

 

April 29, 2016
Susan Vaught, Ph.D.
Sarah Wellman, Psy.D.
Neuropsychology II: Flexible Battery Approach
Western State Hospital

 

May 6, 2016
John Honnold, IT Director
Susan Vaught, Ph.D.
On-Line Presence: Ethical Issues and Discussion
Western State Hospital

 

May 13, 2016
N/A
Open for Intern-Selected Topic

 

May 20, 2016
Sarah Wellman, Psy.D.
Culturally Sensitive Assessment
Pennyroyal Center

 

May 27, 2016
Leigh Baldwin, Ph.D.
Working with Soldiers and Military Families
Western State Hospital

 

June 3, 2016
Sara Wellman, Psy.D.
Assessment of ADHD 
Pennyroyal Center

 

June 10, 2016
Paula Halcomb, MS
Susan R. Vaught, Ph.D.
Evaluating for Social Security Disability
Western State Hospital

 

June 17, 2016
N/A
Open for Make-Up

 

June 24, 2016
N/A
Open for Make-Up

 

July 1, 2016
Susan R. Vaught, Ph.D.
Generations in the Workplace and Therapy Room
Western State Hospital

 

July 8, 2016
N/A
Open for Make-Up

 

July 15, 2016
Leigh Baldwin, Ph.D.
Ethics
Western State Hospital

 

July 22, 2016
N/A
Open for Make-Up

 

July 29, 2016
Sara Wellman, Psy.D.
LBGTQ Clients in Therapy: Current Issues and Topics
Western State Hospital

 

August 5, 2016
Steve Gibson, M.D.
Susan R. Vaught, Ph.D.
Working with Physicians
Western State Hospital

 

August 12, 2016
Theories and Models of Supervision
Amber Kuszak, Psy.D.
Western State Hospital

 

August 19, 2016
Danielle McNeill, Psy.D.
Neurobiology of Trauma
Western State Hospital

 

August 26, 2016
Zach Meny, Psy.D.
Susan R. Vaught, Ph.D.
Intern Final Evaluations
Western State Hospital

 

If a seminar time conflicts with a faith-based holiday, please notify the internship director so that the activity can be rescheduled. This schedule is fluid and may change based on instructor and intern needs. Topics may shift, though dates and times remain firm. Please check back regularly!