Fort Worth Area
Psychological Association

Events/Professional Development

Upcoming events

    • 10 Apr 2015
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Room 100 of Research and Education Building on the UNTHSC Campus. This is building 2 on the campus map. Parking Lot 6.

          Cultural Competency:  Experiencing Diversity

        Matthew Baysden, Ph.D.
    Licensed Psychologist

    FWAPA is delighted to have Dr. Baysden present an experiential workshop related to cultural competence. He plans to achieve the following objectives:
    1. Understand the important themes associated with multicultural ideologies.
    2. Understand cultural competence and have the opportunity to strengthen cultural competence through experiential exercises.
    3. Understand the effects of historical and current oppression on cultural/ethnic minorities.
    • 16 Apr 2015
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • John Peter Smith Hospital, Trinity Springs Pavilion, 1500 S Main, Fort Worth, TX 76104
    with our psychiatric colleagues!
    Tarrant County Chapter 
    Texas Society of Psychiatric Physicians
    Fort Worth Area Psychological Association

    "Therapy and Medication Treatment of Paraphilia"


    Thomas Burdenski, Ph.D. 


    Jordan Yee, M.D.

    WHEN:  Thursday evening, April 16, 2015
    WHERE:  JPS Hospital, Trinity Springs Pavillon*
    1500 S. Main, Ft Worth, TX  76104

    6:30 to 7:00  Meet and Greet
    7:00 to 8:00  Program

    COST: $25 per person (all inclusive dinner and drink)  Guests/friends/family are welcome to attend for the same price.


    1.  RSVP by e-mail to 


    2.  Pay by Paypal at
    or by check mailed to 
    P.O. Box 151343
    Ft Worth, TX  76108
    FWAPA will provide a certificate for 1 hour of professional development to FWAPA members.
    *The Trinity Springs Pavilion is a stand-alone building sitting on the west side of JPS campus, and even though the formal address is South Main, it is actually closer to the intersection of W Allen and S Jennings.

    Parking: On S Jennings, Hospital garage, and or the UNT building across the street behind Trinity Springs Pavilion without a gate.

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Past events

19 Mar 2015 FWAPA Volunteers at Tarrant Area Food Bank
12 Mar 2015 2015 Legislative Day in Austin
18 Feb 2015 Legislative Discussion Group Regarding Proposition 2 and HB 623
13 Feb 2015 Childhood Attachment and Adult Mental Health
09 Jan 2015 Preparing Your Practice for Your Departure
05 Dec 2014 Holiday Party
13 Nov 2014 TPA 2014 Annual Convention
16 Oct 2014 FWAPA Volunteers at Tarrant Area Food Bank
10 Oct 2014 FWAPA's Annual Business Meeting
03 Oct 2014 "Ways of Seeing" Gallery Opening Night
19 Sep 2014 Speed Mentoring
12 Sep 2014 FWAPA Monthly Executive Committee Meeting
12 Sep 2014 The Care of Residents in a skilled nursing facility
06 Sep 2014 Run for Life!
17 Jul 2014 FWAPA Volunteers at Tarrant Area Food Bank
11 Jul 2014 Introduction to Collaborative/Therapeutic Assessment
13 Jun 2014 FWAPA Monthly Executive Committee Meeting
13 Jun 2014 DSM 5... with Tom Burdenski, PhD
09 May 2014 FWAPA Monthly Executive Committee Meeting
09 May 2014 A New Comprehensive Approach for Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment, with Harold C. Urshel, III, M.D.
17 Apr 2014 FWAPA Volunteers at Tarrant Area Food Bank
11 Apr 2014 FWAPA Monthly Executive Committee Meeting
11 Apr 2014 Cultural Perspectives: An interactive approach to identifying and addressing biases
08 Apr 2014 "Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Alzheimer's Disease" by James Hall, Ph.D., UNTHSC
14 Mar 2014 FWAPA Monthly Executive Committee Meeting
16 Feb 2014 FWAPA T-SHIRTS
14 Feb 2014 FWAPA Monthly Executive Committee Meeting
14 Feb 2014 "An Expanded View of Informed Consent" with Michael C. Gottlieb, PhD, ABPP
11 Feb 2014 "Predicting imminent risk of suicide: The state of the science" by Cynthia Claassen, PhD, UNTHSC
10 Jan 2014 FWAPA Monthly Executive Committee Meeting
13 Dec 2013 Holiday Party
08 Nov 2013 FWAPA Annual Business Meeting
13 Sep 2013 Internal Family Systems Therapy: An Experiential Introduction by Tom Burdenski, PhD
14 Jun 2013 "Current Perspectives on Treating PTSD in Veterans" by Dr's Duane Purcell, Tara Saia-Lewis, Jan Bennett, and Daphne Fatter
10 May 2013 "Where Law and Psychology Bump Heads: Lawyers are as Afraid of You as You are of Them" by Dr. Michael J Flynn, JD, PhD
08 Feb 2013 Understanding and Managing ADHD & Comorbid Disorders
14 Dec 2012 FWAPA Holiday Affair - A Night at the Museum
09 Nov 2012 FWAPA Annual Business Meeting
18 Oct 2012 Joint CEU Event with Tarrant County Psychiatrists
14 Sep 2012 There is More: The Art and Science of Flourishing - Practice Applications
08 Jun 2012 The Narcissism of Kings : Nero, Henry VIII, and Napoleon
09 Mar 2012 Psychodynamic Psychotherapy: Therapeutic technique, theory and application in individual and couples therapy
13 Jan 2012 Ethics in the Final Hours: End of Life Issues in Psychological Treatment of Terminally Ill Patients
02 Dec 2011 FWAPA Holiday Affair - A Night at the Museum
11 Nov 2011 FWAPA Annual Meeting

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