Fall 2017 Conference

Fall 2017 Conference: Differentiation of Self

Conference Presenter: Victoria Harrison, MA, LMFT

"The differentiation of a self does not take place in a vacuum. It involves the definition of self in relation to other selfs about important life issues important to self." - Murray Bowen, FTCP, p. 224

Course content and objectives:

This conference is for:

  1. Clinicians who want to expand their perspective on how work based in differentiation of self is a resource for dealing with symptoms that impact health and reproduction as well as problems with marriage and raising children.
  2. Individuals who are using therapy to bring about changes in their own life and family.

The program will address the following questions:

This conference is for:

  • How do physiological reactions (stress, anxiety) in one person reflect patterns of reacting, such as distance or conflict, in the family?
  • What is different at higher or lower levels of Differentiation of self?
  • How can people use knowledge about physical reactions to better manage anxiety?
  • What are the differences between a focus on “being calm” and becoming more thoughtful?
  • What are the differences between working on differentiation of self and working on a particular type of relationship?

Date: September 16, 2017

Time: 8:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: Hilton Garden Inn San Diego Downtown/Bayside 2137 Pacific Highway A, San Diego, CA 92101

Included in the Conference:

Coffee, pastry and fruit in the morning, afternoon snack. Other beverages and snacks available for purchase on premises. Participants are encouraged to go into Little Italy for a restaurant lunch, or purchase a snack lunch on the premises.

A selection of articles by Ms. Harrison will be sent via email to those who register to attend. People are encouraged to bring their questions.

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  • Parking on site available for $10.00/vehicle.
  • Limited number of partial scholarships available. Contact Lorna for details.
  • There are no activities included that are not offered for continuing education credit.
  • Contact Lorna for instructions regarding accommodations for disability. The program facility is ADA compliant.

Refund / Cancellation Policy:
Full refund less credit card fees will be applied through Friday, September 8, 2017. After that, contact Lorna directly

Please address any grievances to:
Lorna Hecht-Zablow, MFT
(619) 838-4551
591 Camino De La Reina, Suite 918
San Diego, CA 92108

Provider: Lorna Hecht, MFT, MFC35604, CEPA #035339. Clinical member of AAMFT and CAMFT.

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