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Riggs Presenters at the American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting
Austen Riggs Center staff members are presenting at the American Psychiatric Association’s 167th Annual Meeting in New York City. This year’s program is titled “Changing the Practice and Perception of Psychiatry.” Included in the theme of change in this year’s program is the inaugural meeting of the Psychotherapy Caucus, created to promote the importance of psychotherapy within psychiatry. Here is the schedule of Riggs presentations taking place at the APA meeting.
Monday, May 5
Course 23 - Psychodynamic Psychopharmacology: Practical Psychodynamics to Improve Pharmacologic Outcomes With Treatment Resistant Patients
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 P.m.
Nassau West, 2nd Floor New York Hilton Midtown
Workshop 99 - Dynamic Therapy With Self- Destructive Persons With Borderline Personality Disorder: An Alliance- Based Intervention for Suicide
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 P.m.
Rooms 1D05/06, Level 1, Level 1 Jacob K . Javits Convention Center
Chair: Eric Plakun, M.D.
Tuesday, May 6
Course 36 - A Psychodynamic Approach to Treatment-Resistant Mood Disorders: Breaking Through Treatment Resistance by Focusing on Comorbid Personality Disorders
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 P.m.
Sutton Center, 2nd Floor New York Hilton Midtown
Wednesday, May 7
Workshop 174 - Interdisciplinary Treatment Team: A Psychodynamic Systems Approach
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Room 1A19/1A20, Level 1 Jacob K . Javits Convention Center