A Warm Welcome to You!

We invite you to attend our LIVE PROGRAMS - In-Person (on hold) and Live Webinars. ON DEMAND Recorded Webinars and Reading Programs are coming soon.

We are a non-profit organization that sponsors Professional Development Programs for mental health professionals suitable to all stages of clinical training. Psychologists, social workers, and professional counselors can earn Continuing Education credits while expanding and refining their clinical expertise and skills. We are a Licensed Continuing Education Sponsor of the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.

We also offer Public Lectures on contemporary issues in diverse fields, including early child development, education, parenting, child welfare, self-help, business, and social decision making.

Membership in the IH Society gives you access to the exciting programs below at our lowest rates!

Whether joining for the first time or renewing your membership, sign up for a year of enriching programs at our lowest rates. Our annual membership year starts in January. Beginning with our 20th Anniversary in 2022, we are offering different membership levels depending on the number of programs you wish to attend. We also offer discounted rates for early career professionals, and complimentary membership to students. The annual membership fees cover the cost of attending programs at substantial savings over non-member program fees. Members will also receive our lowest fees on additional ON DEMAND Webinars and Reading Programs.

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2022 Professional Development Programs

LIVE Programs

We will be marking our 20th Anniversary with the launch of
new initiative, a Continuing Education Seminar Series

Intrapsychic Humanism:

Intrapsychic Humanism
Core Concepts and Clinical Applications Seminar Series

We are beginning a series of seminars that will meet for an hour a month for four months. The seminars will be led by highly experienced clinicians who will combine informal presentation with discussion formats, including some clinical applications, to facilitate learning the core concepts of Intrapsychic Humanism.

Fall 2022 Seminar

Essential Human Nature:  How the Quality of Intrapsychic Caregiving Determines Both Healthy Development and Psychopathology

Marian Sharkey, Ph.D.

Virtual, Wednesdays October 5, November 2, December 7, January 4, 10:30 – 11:30 am
4 CEs for Psychologists, Social Workers, and Professional Counselors

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On Demand Reading Program

Available this Fall

Pieper, Martha Heineman (1999). The privilege of being a therapist: A fresh perspective from intrapsychic humanism on caregiving intimacy and the development of the professional self. Families in Society, 80, 479-487.
1 CE for Psychologists, Social Workers, and Professional Counselors

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