41 Garrison Road
Brookline, MA 02445
believe in brookline kids is back!
Please join Brookline Community Mental Health Center on June 15, 2013 at the Museum of Fine Arts for Believe in Brookline Kids III: The Art of Well-Being; a festive evening to celebrate our work with families and children and support the well-being of kids in our community. Tickets available now.
Community Lecture Series Schedule
Community Lecture Series
(Formerly the Webster Place Series)
New Location with More Parking and More Space!!!
41 Garrison Rd. Brookline, Massachusetts
February 28, 2013
Liz Brenner, LICSW
Avoiding Bad Family and Couples Therapy: Lessons from a Family Therapist and Family Member
Director of Therapy Training Boston (TTB). Primary Instructor of Family Systems Training at TTB.
Co-chair of the Mindfulness and Family Therapy Interest Group for the American Family Therapy Academy. Consultant to the child and adolescent inpatient units at Cambridge Health Alliance. Teaching associate at Harvard Medical School. Private Practice, Watertown, MA.
March 14, 2013
Patricia Papernow, Ed.D.
Surviving and Thriving in Stepfamily Relationships: What Works and What Doesn't
Clinical Instructor in Psychology, Dept of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School. Private Practice, Hudson, Massachusetts. Author of "Surviving and Thriving in Step Relationships," and "Becoming a Stepfamily."
Expert Panelist of the National Stepfamily Resource Center (NSRC) and NSRC senior training faculty member.
March 28, 2013
Leslie Berman, LICSW
Relational Cultural Theory: Overview and Implementation
Associate, Rasi Associates. Online Facilitator, Boston University School of Social Work.
April, 11, 2013
Charlie Applestein, MSW
No Such Thing As A Bad Kid: Transforming At-Risk Children and Youth Using Positive, Strength-Based Theories and Practices
Youth Care Specialist. Author of "No Such Thing as a Bad Kid: Understanding and Responding to the Challenging Behavior of Troubled Children and Youth", "The Gus Chronicles: Reflections From an Abused Kid" and "Facing The Sunshine". President of Appelstein Training Resources.
April 25, 2013
Ryan Plosker, Ed.D.
Bullies, Bystanders and Victims
Executive Director and founder of New England Academy. Assistant Professor of Education, Gordon College
Continuing Education Units are available for Social Workers
For more information, please contact Zack Beck-Goss, LCSW at 617-277-8107