Rovinsky Family Lectureship
Continuing Education

The Rovinsky Family Lectureship, hosted by the School of Professional and Applied Psychology, features speakers who are experts within the fields of psychology and mental health, and who also provide training for psychologists, social workers, counselors, psychiatrists, and health care providers.

 

Location and Time

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
4190 City Avenue
Rowland Hall - 340A
Philadelphia, PA 19131

Time: 6-8 p.m.

Dates

Fall Sessions

November 2, 2018
Jennifer M. Collins, PsyD & Tracy E. Ransom, PsyD, BCB, MSCP
"Psychologist Prescriptive Authority-The Latest on Legislation, Practice and Training"

November 9, 2018
Thea Gallagher Psy.D.
"Prolonged Exposure for PTSD: Research and Practice"

December 7, 2018
Donald P. Masey, PsyD
"Co-morbid Mental Health Issues in Neurologic Disorders Including Psychogenic Non-epileptic Seizures (PNES), Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE), and Dementia"

January 11, 2019
Amy B. Young, Psy.D.
"Breaking the Rules with Anxious Clients: Counterproductive Coping Skills"

Additional Details

For Rovinsky Family Lectureship speaker and presentation details, download the Fall 2018-2019 program brochure [PDF]:

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Spring Sessions

March 22, 2019
Katie Shemanski, PsyD, NCSP, BCBA
Western Wayne School District
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
"The Special Education Evaluation Process: Everything You Need to Know"

May 10, 2019
Richard G. Allen Psy.D., BCBA-D, NCSP
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
"Teaching Social Skills to Individuals on the Autism: What Does the Research Tell Us?"

Additional Details

For Rovinsky Family Lectureship speaker and presentation details, download the Spring 2019 program brochure [PDF]:

DOWNLOAD BROCHURE

 

Registration

Please submit your registration online by visiting ContEd.pcom.edu and clicking the "View Catalog" button.  

Parking

PCOM has a parking garage that can be entered from the PCOM driveway off Monument Road, from Stout Road, or from City Avenue. Cost: $5.

Readings

Suggested readings for upcoming presentations are listed in the program brochures (see "Dates" section). 

Continuing Education Credits

Criteria for Earning Credits

Those attending must sign into each session, attend each session in its entirety and complete and submit the evaluation form at the conclusion of each session to be awarded a total of 2.0 Continuing Education credits. Partial credits for any given session are not available.

Psychologists:  2 CE hours/credits per event.  The Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) School of Professional and Applied Psychology is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  PCOM's School of Professional and Applied Psychology maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

NBCC Counselors:  2.0 CE hours/credits per event. The Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) School of Professional and Applied Psychology is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program. Provider Number: 5672.

Licensed Social Workers:  2.0 CE hours/credits per event. The Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) School of Professional and Applied Psychology is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The PCOM School of Professional and Applied Psychology maintains responsibility for this program and its content. The Pennsylvania Board of Social Work Examiners recognizes and accepts the psychology continuing education hours/credits for social workers.  Social workers who meet the CE criteria will receive the Certificate of Attendance.  

 

Program Contacts 


Director of Continuing Education

Robert A. DiTomasso, PhD, ABPP

Associate Director of Continuing Education

Bruce S. Zahn, EdD, ABPP

Coordinator for Continuing Education

Katie Garson, MSEd

 

Unless otherwise specified in the program promotional materials, there is no commercial support interest to the sponsor, instructors, content of instruction or any other relationship that could be construed as a conflict of interest. Unless otherwise noted in the promotional materials, all PCOM School of Professional and Applied Psychology CE programs are free of charge. For any program for which a fee is charged, there is a refund/cancellation policy.

Refund/Cancellation Policy

For any program that has a fee attached, the School of Professional and Applied Psychology requires that notification of cancellation be made no later than three (3) business days before the day of the program. Full refunds are available for notifications for programs with fees that are made within three business days prior to the day of the event. For all other cancellations, a credit will be issued for a future PCOM CE program.

Further Information about the refund/cancellation policy and any other questions may be obtained by contacting Katie Garson, MSEd, Coordinator of Continuing Education, at 215-871-6463 or KatieGa@pcom.edu.