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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Initiatives for 2023
Join BPA for our upcoming Second Sunday event where the Co-Chairs of the NYSPA DEI Committee, Dr. Herbert Gingold and Dr. Sharla Khargi will discuss NYSPA's DEI initiatives for 2023. The event will be chaired by Dr. James Dean and Q&A will follow at the end of the presentation.
Nov 13, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Second sundays: event listings

Second Sundays is the Brooklyn Psychological Association's monthly virtual event series for 2022.

Every second Sunday of the month we will feature a different hour-long virtual event between 5:00 - 6:00pm EST hosted on Zoom for BPA members and Prospective members. 

2022 Event List

  • February 13, 2022 5:00 PM- Relationships: Film Discussion, moderated by Dr. Springer.

  • March 13, 2022 5:00 PM-Discussion with NYSPA's President, Dr. Barbara Kapetanakes, moderated by BPA's President Dr. James Dean.

  • April 14, 2022 5:00PM- A Psychobiological Approach to Couples Therapy: Case Presentation by Dr. James Dean and exploration by Dr. William J. Ryan

  • May 15, 2022 5:00 PM- Working with Asian-American Clients in an Era of Anti-Asian Racism: Considerations for Therapist presented by Dr. Grace S. Kim.

  • June 12, 2022 5:00 PM- Family Therapy from Four Lenses Presented by Dr. Delrita Abercrombie. 

  • July 10, 2022 5:00 PM- Infidelity in the Digital Age: How Can Trust Be Restored? Presented by Dr. Peter Kanaris.

  • August 14, 2022 5:00 PM- An Evening of Film presented by Dr. Carolyn Springer.

  • September 11, 2022 5:00 PM- An Evening of Film Part 2. Presented by Dr. Carolyn Springer.

  • October, 9, 2022 5:00 PM-BPA Town Hall: Where Do We Go From Here? Presented by Dr. James Dean

  • November, 13 2022 5:00 PM- Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initiatives (DEI) for 2023. Presented by Dr. Herbert Gingold and Dr. Sharla Khargi.

2021 Event List:

  • Jan 10, 2021 05:00 PM - Welcome Social Networking Event

  • Feb 21, 2021 05:00 PM - Finding Friendship and Fellowship in February (Social Networking Event)

    • *Please note that this event takes place on the THIRD SUNDAY of the month*​

  • Mar 14, 2021 05:00 PM - Meet the Author: Reflections of a Cynical Psychologist (Book Discussion)

  • Apr 11, 2021 05:00 PM - Discussion about the future of NYSPA with NYSPA President, Dr. Christine Allen

  • May 16, 2021 05:00 PM - Insurance Matters: Making it Work for You Presented by Dr. June Feder and Dr. Mitchell Slutzky.

  • Jun 13, 2021 05:00 PM - Working Effectively with Men and Young Men In Therapy Presented by Dr. Michael Buls and Marlon Louison M.S. Ed/Doctoral Candidate Adelphi University's inaugural School Psychology Program.

  • Jul 11, 2021 05:00 PM - The Uncertain Relationship Between Art and Psychology Presented by Dr. Howard Eisman.

  • Aug 8, 2021 05:00 PM- Let's Chat: BPA's Second Sundays Summer Social Event.

  • September 12, 2021 5:00 PM- How Transitioning can impact Gender & Sexuality of those in Relationships.

  • October 17, 2021 5:00 PM- Meet the Author: How are You? Connection in a Virtual Age, Dr. Therese Rosenblatt (Book Discussion).   

    • *Please note that this event takes place on the THIRD SUNDAY of the month

  • November 14, 2021 5:00 PM- Town Hall Meeting: Where do we go from here to promote Racial Justice, moderated by Dr. Vernon Smith

Please check back often for details about the next upcoming event.

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