LMP: What draws you to this movie, both personally and professionally? RN: First, it has to do with the intersection of African-American/Black and gay identities in American culture. Personally, that intersection represents two identities that are important to me. Professionally, “intersectionality” as a concept, represents an important point of departure in multicultural discourse. Once embraced, […]
Barry Wepman, PhD, CGP, LFAGPA Specific Interest Sections EXCITEMENT AND SHAME IN GROUP PSYCHOTHERAPY Stewart Aledort, MD, CGP, FAGPA FROM TURBULENCE TO CONNECTION: MANAGING ENVY, COMPETITION, AND SHAME IN GROUP PSYCHOTHERAPY Steven Van Wagoner, PhD, CGP, FAGPA HEALING FROM GROUP INFLICTED NARCISSISTIC INJURIES CAUSED BY MICROAGGRESSIONS Nina Brown, EdD, LPC, NCC, FAGPA INTERSECTING MINORITY IDENTITIES […]
MAGPS congradulates Farooq Mohyuddin, MAGPS Past President, on his election to the AGPA Board of Directors. And, we also offer our appreciation to MAGPS member Reggie Nettles, continuing AGPA Board Member.
Discussant Reginald Nettles, PhD, CGP. Details on the website at magps.org Written and directed by Rodney Evans and starring Anthony Mackie and Roger Robinson, BROTHER TO BROTHER invokes the glory days of the Harlem Renaissance through the memories of Bruce Nugent (Robinson), who co-founded the revolutionary literary journal Fire!!with legendary authors Langston Hughes, Zora Neale Hurston and Wallace […]
Our next Cinema Series film, “Divided We Fall: Americans in the Aftermath” will be presented Saturday, January 25 2014 at Lorraine Wodiska’s house. The discussant will be Siddharth Ashvin Shah who is a friend of the film’s director, Sharat Raju, and it’s protagonist, Valerie Kaur. I recently spoke with Siddharth about the film and thought […]
No Place on Earth, a documentary about Ukrainian Jews who survived the Holocaust by hiding in caves is being shown on December 7, 2013. After the film, discussion will be led by MAGPS members and psychologists Nancy Hafkin and Marc Hafkin: Nancy is a longtime caver, a former President of DC Grotto, and a Lifetime Member […]
In preparation for the Fall 2013 MAGPS Conference, I had the pleasure of interviewing our guest presenter, Steven Van Wagoner. As you will read, Dr. Van Wagoner is personally and professionally invested in the conference theme and very much committed to creating a learning environment where it is safe to strive and grow together. Here’s […]