May 9-15, 1987: 140th Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, to be held in Chicago, Illinois. New day and time for Opening Session: Sunday. 5:00-7:00 p.m. Business Meeting''Forum: Monday, 12:30-2:00 p.m. Convocation: Monday, 8:00 p.m. -10:00 p.m. Scientific Sessions: Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m. -12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. -5:00 p.m. For further information, contact: American Psychiatric Association, 1400 K Street, N. W., Washington, D.C. 20005; telephone (202) 682-6000.
May 30-31, 1987: Conference on Lacanian Theory and Practice, sponsored by the Modern Language and Psychology Departments, Central Connecticut State University. For further information, contact Fred M. Lougee, Conference Registrar, Administration 208, Central Connecticut State University 1615 Stanley Street, New Britian, CT 06050.
June 5, 1987: "Psychopharmacology," sponsored by the Hall-Brooke Foundation. To be held in the Hall-Brooke School Building, Westport. Connecticut. Featuring Ross Baldessarini, MD, Professor of Psychiatry in Neuroscience. Harvard Medical School and Associate Director of the Mailman Laboratories for Psychiatric Research, McLean Hospital. Credits: 4 hours. Fee: $35. Registration deadline is one week prior to the date of the program. For further information, contact: the Office of Training and Education, Hall-Brooke Foundation, 47 Long Lots Road, Westport, CT 06881; (203) 227-1251, ext. 212,
June 6, 1987: Intermediate/Advanced Workshop in Clinical Hypnosis, sponsored by the San Francisco Academy of Hypnosis. To be held at the Letterman Army Medical Center, San Francisco. Credit: 7 Units Category 1 CME, Fee: $100- Contact: Jan Brooks. 615-27th Street, San Francisco, CA 94131; (415) 826-0533.
June 7-19, 1987: Summer School of Alcohol Studies, Mater Dei College, Ogdensburg, New York. Focus on treatment issues involving special groups, including an experiential weekend which will examine problems concerning adult children of alcoholics. Contact: Carolyn M. White, Director, Alcohol and Chemical Dependence Studies, Mater Dei College, Riverside Drive. Ogdensburg, NY 13669; (315) 393-5930.
June 28-29, 1987: "Pain Management, Habit Control, and Phobia: Ericksonian Applications," to be held in Philadelphia. PA, and St. Louis, MO. Sponsored by Associate Trainers. Syosset, New York. Tuition: $160 when paid 30 days in advance; $175 when paid 15 days in advance; $190 thereafter and at the door. A $30.00 ensures registration. Sleeping rooms available. Contact: Associate Trainers. 567 Split Rock Road, Syosset, NY 11791, or call (516) 922-2926.
June 29-Septemtaei 4, 1987: Eighth Cape Cod Institute Programs on Marriage and the Family and on Behavioral Therapy, sponsored by the Department of Psychiatry, Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Consists of 20, 7week long summer courses for mental health and health science professionals that will be held on Cape Cod. Sessions are held weekday mornings from 9:00 to 12:15. leaving the afternoons free for leisure and study. Tuition: $355 for one program and $190 for each additional program attended. Student rate is available. For further information, contact Cape Cod Institute, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1312 Belfer Building, Bronx, NY 10461; telephone (212) 430-2307.
September 13-15, 1987: Canadian Academy of Child Psychiatry Seventh Annual Meeting, to be held at the Holiday Inn, London, Ontario. Papers, symposia, poster sessions: topics include any aspect of child or adolescent psychiatry. For more information, contact J. H. Beitchman, MD, Program Chairman, Canadian Academy of Child Psychiatry, Clarke institute of Psychiatry, 250 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5T 1R8.