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Upcoming events

Upcoming events

    • Friday, June 16, 2023
    • 10:45 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Live Zoom Webinar
    • Somerset, Hunterdon, & Warren Psychological Association (SHWPA)

      “Legal Concerns in Clinical Practice”

       Presented by
           James S. Wulach, Ph.D., JD

            Friday June 16, 2023, 10:45 AM – 1 PM (5 minute break at 12:00)

             Live Zoom Webinar / 2 Continuing Education Credits

      Dr. James Wulach is a practicing psychologist and attorney in Edison, NJ. He is a Professor of Psychology at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York, Coordinator of the Postgraduate Certificate Program in Forensic Psychology, Coordinator of the MA-JD dual-degree program with CUNY School of Law (which he designed), and faculty member of the Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program at John Jay College.  Dr. Wulach is a Former President of NJPA, he received Psychologist of the Year, Distinguished Teacher Award and Lifetime Achievement Award from NJPA.

      In a more litigious society, this program will provide Psychologists with updated State and National rules and regulations to facilitate solid practice strategies. Cases will be used to demonstrate and operationalize the information shared, while protecting patient confidentiality.

      Learning Objectives – This program will help you to:

    • 1.     Summarize New Jersey and National Laws for Psychologists, including Ethics, Board Regulations and Law Suits.
    • 2.     List and utilize Risk Management Strategies in clinical practice.
    • 3.     Explain and apply legal and regulatory practices regarding Progress Notes, Subpoenas, Confidentiality and Billing.
    • 4.     Summarize current Continuing Education and Telehealth regulations.

    Instruction Level: Intermediate

    ADA Accommodations available upon written request by emailing, no later than Friday April 28, 2023.

    Program Fee: SHWPA Member $55, Non SHWPA Member $65, Students $15. Online registration and payment can be made at, OR by mailing a check payable to SHWPA and mailed to Tracy Menzie P.O. Box 644 Lebanon, NJ 08833. Please note – registration for this program will close on Wednesday June 14, 2023.

    Continuing Education Credits/Administrative Fee for 2 credits (a separate fee paid to NJPA), paid online after the completion of the program. NJPA Administrative Fees: Sustaining Member – Free, NJPA Member $15, Non-NJPA Member - $25. The NJPA LINK will be provided to registrants during the program.

    Contact: Virginia Walters, Psy.D. Program Chair of SHWPA – 908-438-3456-X8 /

    This workshop is co-sponsored by NJPA and SHWPA. NJPA is approved by the American Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. NJPA maintains responsibility for the program and its content.


Past events

Sunday, May 07, 2023 Free SHWPA Breakfast at Flemington Diner
Friday, May 05, 2023 I'm Listening... An Elder's Perspective on the Creative Practice We Still Call Psychotherapy
Friday, April 21, 2023 Social Event at Verve
Friday, April 14, 2023 Children's Experience in the Context of Coercive Control
Friday, November 04, 2022 A Psychologist's Guide to Alcohol Moderation and Harm Reduction
Friday, October 28, 2022 New Approaches to Psychotherapy for Chronic Pain
Friday, July 29, 2022 Lunch, Socializing, and Networking Event
Friday, May 13, 2022 A Treatment Model for Gender Dysphoria
Friday, March 25, 2022 Medication- Assisted Treatment for Substance Use Disorders: Integrating Psychotherapy and Pharmacotherapy
Friday, November 12, 2021 Gender Dysphoria -Overview of A Model for Assessment and Treatment
Thursday, October 14, 2021 Working with Personality Disorders: Clinical and Supervision Considerations
Friday, March 05, 2021 Covid19 Conundrums: Practicing Positive Ethics During a Pandemic
Friday, January 22, 2021 “Creativity in the Time of Plague: Promoting Resilience for Children and Families who Struggle with Traumatic Stress During the Pandemic"
Friday, October 23, 2020 "Opioid Addiction and Its Treatment: What Every Psychologist Needs to Know" Presented by Arnold M. Washton, Ph.D.
Friday, May 29, 2020 Virtual Social Hour
Friday, March 20, 2020 Gender Dysphoria: Overview of a Model for Assessment and Treatment
Friday, January 10, 2020 Holiday Recovery & Networking Gathering
Friday, November 15, 2019 A Biopsychosocial Framework for Assessing and Treating the Sequelae of Chronic Stress and Interpersonal Violence on Neurodevelopment
Friday, June 14, 2019 6/14: Free Lunch and Networking at Urban Table
Friday, May 10, 2019 “Paranoia: Helping Patients with Non-psychotic and Psychotic Paranoid Conditions”
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