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Post Graduate Seminar in Family Emotional Process, Clergy Track I

This program was begun by the late Dr. Edwin H. Friedman in 1988. As Dr. Friedman's faculty, we are continuing the program. The focus of the seminar is on the three emotional systems: the clergy's family of origin, the parishioner or congregation family and the congregation, itself, as an emotional system. The days will be divided into theoretical and clinical presentations, videotapes, including videotapes of Dr. Friedman and clinical consultation. Small group consultation for the clergy's family of origin will occur on one afternoon, and for the parishioner family and congregation system on the other afternoons.

Registration Deadline - July 10, 2019

Clergy Track I
Dates Time Location Tuition
October 23 - 25, 2019
March 11 - 13, 2020
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
except Friday which is
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
All 2019 - 2020 programs are being held in
Bethesda, MD 20814
$1125

Post Graduate Seminar in Family Emotional Process, Clergy Track II

This program is an opportunity for particiants who wish to continue in furthering and deeping their understanding of Bowen Theory and Ed Friedman leadership concepts and the application of the theory to family of origin and work systems.

Registration Deadline - July 10, 2019

CII Monday - Wednesday
Dates Time Location Tuition
October 14 - 16, 2019
March 23 - 25, 2020
Monday 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
All 2019 - 2020 programs are being held in
Bethesda, MD 20814
$1175

Professional Program Track II

This program is an opportunity for participants who wish to continue in furthering and deeping their understanding of Bowen Theory and Ed Friedman leadership concepts and the application of the theory to family of origin, clinical cases, and work systems.

Registration Deadline - June 25, 2018

Professional Program Track II
Dates Time Location Tuition
October 23 - 25, 2019
March 11 - 13, 2020
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
All 2019 - 2020 programs are being held in
Bethesda, MD 20814
$1125

Theory Day

Initially began by Ed Friedman in the early 80's this three hour monthly series is for professionals who are commited to putting system thinking to work in their lives. The format ranges from theory lectures, clinical, organizational, and family of origin case presentations, guest speakers and video tapes.

Time: 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM

All 2019 - 2020 programs are being held in:
Bethesda, MD 20814

Registration Deadline - July 25, 2019

Tuition: $575

Theory Day
Dates Title Speaker
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Prayfulness and the Brain
Angelo Bolea, PhD
Friday, November 15, 2019
Ed Friedman Film Festival
Myrna Carpenter, PhD.,APRN
Friday, December 6, 2019
"And Now the End is Near:"
Managing Self in Transitions
Mickie Crimone MS, APRN
Friday, January 10, 2020
The Importance of Silence on Brain Function
Angelo Bolea, PhD
Thursday, March 12, 2020
"The Bible Is My Crazy Uncle:"
A Family Systems Approach to Difficult Sacred Texts: Part 2
Reverend Neil Morgan
Friday, April 17, 2020
"Unresolved Emotional Attachment:
Why am I so Ticked Off"
Reverend Gina Campbell
Friday, May 1, 2020
Genogram and Loss in a Family:
Some lessons from Bowen and Bolea
Brenda Memel DNP, RN
Friday, June 5, 2020
(Snow Date)
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