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Master Clinician Series

from the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Psychosocial Interventions for Psychosis
Master Clinician Series

from the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Session Information

The Master Clinician Series 2023 offers a variety of monthly virtual 4-hour workshops focusing on clinical interventions for psychosis. The Master Clinician Series is designed for clinicians with experience of working with individuals with complex mental health needs (including psychosis and bipolar disorder) who are interested in learning skills to advance their clinical practice.

Presenters are international experts in the field of clinical interventions for serious mental health problems. Registration for each workshop will be capped at 60 participants to allow for clinical discussion and to maximize participation and interaction with the presenters. Recordings will be available for 30 days after each workshop for registered participants

Registration and Pricing

Bundle, save and guaranteed attendance at all Master Clinician Series Sessions.

Bundle Pricing 

Available Until January 10, 2023

Bundle Package - Full Price: $1485

Bundle Package - Affiliate*: $1265

Individual Workshop Pricing

Single Class - Full Price: $140

Single Class - Affiliate*: $120

Registration for individual workshops will open 30 days before the date of the workshop.

*Affiliate = participants who have completed (or who are currently undergoing) training and consultation with Stanford faculty

2023 Series Schedule

on the third Friday of each month from 9:00am-1:00pmPST/12:00pm-4:00pmEST

January 20

An introduction to the Power Threat Meaning Framework: an alternative to diagnostic models of distress

Speakers: Lucy Johnstone and Amanda Griffiths

Special Pricing for this session: 
Full Registrant $135.00   |   Affiliate Registrant $115.00

February 17

Treating sleep problems in early psychosis

Speaker: Felicity Waite

March 17

Talking with Voices 

Speaker: Eleanor Longden

(this workshop will not be recorded)

April 21

Cross Cultural Counseling: American Muslims as a Case Study

Speaker: Hamada Altalib


May 19

Metacognitive Training (MCT) for Psychosis

Speaker: Jakob Scheunemann


June 9*

A culturally-adaptive approach to trauma-focussed assessment in people with psychosis

Speaker: Peter Panayi

(*Please note this session is on the 2nd Friday of the month)

July 21

Working with Nonpsychotic Paranoid Patients  & Integrating Psychoanalytic Object Relations Theory and CBTp

Speakers: Nancy McWilliams and Michael Garrett

August 18

Learning from Open Dialogue - Improving Outcomes In Psychosis Response and Care

Speaker: Will Hall

September 15

Addressing Cannabis Use in Psychosis through MI and CBT

Speaker: Denise Walker

October 20

Social Cognition and Interaction Training: Foundations and Applications

Speaker: Dennis Combs


November 17

Internal Family Systems Therapy and experiences of psychosis

Speaker: Zandra Bamford


December 15

EMDR and Psychosis

Speaker: Filippo Varese


Cancellation Policy

Cancellations will be accepted with a full refund up to 7 days prior to the first workshop date.  After 7 days prior, no cancellations are available.

Zoom link will be sent one week prior to date of the first workshop.