April 2015 – Vol. 25, No. 1

April 2015 – Vol. 25, No. 1


President’s Column
Dennis Kivlighan, Ph.D.

President-Elect Column
Craig Parks, Ph.D.

Editors Column
Tom Treadwell, Ed.D., T.E.P, CGP, and Leann Terry Diederich, Ph.D.


Candidate Statements: President-Elect and Member-at-Large


Diversity Column: A Paradigm Shift from Safe Space to Brave Space Dialogues in Multicultural Group Therapy
Jeanne Bulgin Steffen, Ph.D.

Group Psychotherapy Column: Current Thoughts about Group Therapy Theory
John Breeskin, Ph.D.

Brief Articles

Career Paths: Group Psychology and Group Psychotherapy
Lee Gillis, Ph.D.

Prevention Corner: Violence Prevention
Elaine Clanton Harpine, Ph.D.

Committee Reports

Treasurer’s Report
Rebecca MacNair-Semands, Ph.D., FAGPA, CGP  and Amy Nitza, Ph.D.

Diversity Committee Report
Jeanne Steffen, Ph.D.

Secretary’s Report
Jennifer Alonso, Ph.D., CGP

Mid-Winter Report
Jennifer Alonso, Ph.D., CGP

Membership Update
Leann T. Diederich, Ph.D.

Division 49’s New Journal

Division 49’s New Journal for “Group Practitioners” Update
Joe Powers, Ph.D.

Other Information

Group Therapy Papers for Group Dynamics
David Marcus, Ph.D.

Call for Papers in Statistical Methods in Group Psychology and Group Psychotherapy
Giorgio A. Tasca, Ph.D.

Call for Papers: Interventions for Violence
Laura Miller and Kathryn Howell

Book Review

The Oxford Handbook of Group Counseling
Reviewed by Ed Jacobs, Ph.D.