Riggs Presenters at the American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting



David Mintz, M.D. presents at the APA meetingAusten Riggs Center staff members are presenting at the American Psychiatric Association’s 167th Annual Meeting in New York City. This year’s program is titled “Changing the Practice and Perception of Psychiatry.” Included in the theme of change in this year’s program is the inaugural meeting of the Psychotherapy Caucus, created to promote the importance of psychotherapy within psychiatry. Here is the schedule of Riggs presentations taking place at the APA meeting.

Monday, May 5

Course 23 - Psychodynamic Psychopharmacology: Practical Psychodynamics to Improve Pharmacologic Outcomes With Treatment Resistant Patients

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 P.m.
Nassau West, 2nd Floor New York Hilton Midtown

Director: David Mintz, M.D.
Faculty: David F. Flynn, M.D., Samar Habl, M.D. and Barri Belnap, M.D. 

Workshop 99 - Dynamic Therapy With Self- Destructive Persons With Borderline Personality Disorder: An Alliance- Based Intervention for Suicide

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 P.m.
Rooms 1D05/06, Level 1, Level 1 Jacob K . Javits Convention Center

Chair: Eric Plakun, M.D.

Tuesday, May 6

Course 36 - A Psychodynamic Approach to Treatment-Resistant Mood Disorders: Breaking Through Treatment Resistance by Focusing on Comorbid Personality Disorders

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 P.m.
Sutton Center, 2nd Floor New York Hilton Midtown

Director: Eric Plakun, M.D.
Faculty: Edward Shapiro, M.D. and David Mintz, M.D.

Wednesday, May 7

Workshop 174 - Interdisciplinary Treatment Team: A Psychodynamic Systems Approach

9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Room 1A19/1A20, Level 1 Jacob K . Javits Convention Center

Chair: Samar Habl, M.D.
Speakers: Cathleen Morey, L.I.C.S.W. and Eric Plakun, M.D.

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