Announcing the 1st Annual Psych Central Conference

I’m pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 1st Annual Psych Central Conference — a meeting designed to bring together people with a passion for mental health, psychology, self-help and relationship topics. This is a conference for ordinary folks who are interested in these kinds of topics, and who love reading them on Psych Central.

Years in the making, we’re taking the conference plunge because I felt it was time to feature all the great writers, bloggers, therapists and contributors to Psych Central — and elsewhere online and in real life.

It’s an opportunity to learn how to become more mindful in your life, become a better parent, or help improve your relationship. It’s also a chance to hear some great writers speak, to meet some of your Psych Central favorites, and hang out in a historic New England mill town to boot.

Interested? Read on for more details or go register now!

We’re pleased to announce some of the presenters scheduled to speak at the 1st Annual Psych Central Conference. We have over 2 dozen speakers to be scheduled, but we wanted to give you a sneak-peak sample of some of the speakers who will be presenting.

Speaker highlights include:

    Elisha GoldsteinElisha Goldstein, Ph.D.
    Plenary on Mindfulness

    Therese BorchardTherese Borchard
    Plenary on Depression

    Katherine StoneKatherine Stone
    Plenary on Postpartum Depression

    Don MacMannis, Ph.D. and Debra Manchester MacMannis
    How’s Your Family Really Doing?
    Tips and Tools from a Happily Married Marriage Counselor

    Marie Hartwell-WalkerMarie Hartwell-Walker, Ed.D.
    Tending the Family Heart

    Zoe KesslerZoë Kessler
    You and Your ADHD Partner
    ADHD in Girls and Women

    Dr. FinkJoe KraynakCandida Fink, MD and Joe Kraynak
    Confessions of a Bipolar Dummy

    John GroholJohn M. Grohol, Psy.D.
    Plenary on Psych Central: Past, Present & Future
    Plenary on Habits & Happiness

    Julie HanksMarie Hartwell-WalkerLive! Ask the Therapist Panel
    with Dr. Marie and Julie Hanks, LCSW
    answering questions from the mailbox

And many more to come… Stay tuned to the website as we continue to put together the schedule.

I’ll be there, too (of course), and look forward to meeting and talking with you if you can join us. I believe it’ll be a real engaging and fun two days together.


Signup hereSpace is limited, so register today!

Learn more here: Psych Central 2013 Conference.




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Grohol, J. (2013). Announcing the 1st Annual Psych Central Conference. Psych Central. Retrieved on February 19, 2015, from


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