Join us in 2019 as we celebrate 40 years of Gestalt training in Pittsburgh

From humble beginnings in 1979, under the auspices of the Center for Human Development with training conducted by the staff of the Gestalt Institute of New England our organization has developed into a top tier Gestalt Institute.

The Institute’s Two Year Training Program for Professionals, Advanced Training Program, and variety of professional seminars provide mental health professionals the opportunity to develop their skills while earning Continuing Education Credit. We are approved CE providers by the American Psychological Association and National Board for Certified Counselors

Please join us as we celebrate 40 years of Gestalt training in Pittsburgh!

Upcoming events include:

Winter/Spring Seminar Series

February 8, 2019
Suicide Prevention Awareness (3 Credit)
Presenter – Connie Kramer LPC
Download Registration Form

March 8,2019
Gestalt Therapy Clinical Skill Development and Application
Presenter – Dr. Thomas Petrone
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April 5, 2019
Working with Shame – A Gestalt Perspective
Presenters: Dawn Covington, LPC Tom Petrone, Ed.D.
Download Registration Form

Register early, the number of participants in these seminars is limited.

Spring Mini-Conference and 40th Anniversary Celebration

We are finalizing details for this event that will include Seminars by local and national presenters and a grand celebration of our 40th year! (Details to follow)

By |January 15th, 2019|Blogs, News|0 Comments|

Accepting Applications for 2019-2021 ETA Cohort

We are currently accepting applications for the 2019-2021 “ETA” Cohort.6 openings remaining.

How to Apply
The application process begins with attendance at one of our selection/information meetings. The meetings provide an opportunity to meet with members of the faculty, the faculty intern and other applicants. Program information is provided and applicants have an opportunity to both ask questions and to share their motivation and interest in the Training Program.

Selection & Information Meetings Schedule
Friday, January 25th at 6
Friday, February 8th at 6
Friday, March 8th at 6

Download Information PDF

The Eta Cohort is scheduled to begin in September 2019 and complete in April 2021. The 2019-2021 Program marks the beginning of the 40th year of Gestalt training in Pittsburgh and it will be the twenty-third graduating class of Gestalt professionals.

By |October 14th, 2018|News|0 Comments|

Now accepting applications for the Eta Cohort beginning in September 2019

We are now accepting applications for the Eta Cohort that will begin in September 2019.  Please contact Dr. Petrone if you are interested in attending one of our Selection/Information meetings, (the first step in the application process)

Here is where you can access information about our Two Year training program.

By |July 5th, 2018|News|0 Comments|

2018 Fall Seminar Series

Satisfy both ethics and suicide prevention CE requirements with two seminars in one afternoon, presented by Dr. Maura Krushinski. Register for one or both seminars by downloading the registration forms below. Register early, the number of participants in these seminars is limited.

Date: Friday, November 2, 2018

Location: 1824 Murray Avenue #201, Squirrel Hill, Pittsburgh, PA 15217

A Gestalt Approach to Ethical Diagnosis and Treatment

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Time: 1:00 – 4:15 p.m.      

Fee: $95

Suicide Prevention Training for Mental Health Professionals

This Suicide Prevention seminar provides the opportunity to satisfy the CE requirement of the Matt Adler Act. Pennsylvania: HB 64 (adopted 7/8/16). Requires psychologists, social workers, marriage and family therapists, and professional counselors to receive at least one (1) hour of continuing education in suicide assessment, treatment, and management as a portion of the total continuing education required for license renewal. Titled the “Matt Adler Suicide Prevention Continuing Education Act.”

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Time: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Fee: $30

By |July 5th, 2018|News|0 Comments|

AAGT International Conference

Fifteen members of the Gestalt Institute of Pittsburgh Community are traveling to the AAGT International conference in August, in Toronto.

 

Members of the Gestalt institute of Pittsburgh attended the AAGT conference in Toronto.

Watch this space for information from the attendees about their experience at the conference.

By |July 5th, 2018|News|0 Comments|

Therapeutic Work with Birth Trauma Clients – Creating a Healing Process – Rescheduled for Fall

Please note that the seminar by Dinnie Goldring:

Therapeutic Work with Birth Trauma Clients – Creating a Healing Process

Friday- MAY 4, 2018  

Has been rescheduled for the fall

By |April 3rd, 2018|News|0 Comments|

2018 Spring Seminar Series Info

2018 SPRING SEMINAR SERIES
FOR PROFESSIONALS
All Seminars Located at:
1824 Murray Avenue #201
Squirrel Hill, Pittsburgh, PA 15217

For program information and registration form, click on seminar title.

*Student Discounts Available – Contact Dr. Petrone*
GESTALT THERAPY CLINICAL SKILL DEVELOPMENT & APPLICATION
Gestalt therapy continues to be a highly
regarded and effective treatment modality.
This seminar provides the opportunity to learn
core aspects of Gestalt theory and their
application with a variety of treatment concerns

Friday, April 13, 2018
1:00 – 4:15 PM

Presenter: Thomas Petrone, Ed.D.

Special Reduced Tuition: $65 (this seminar only)

APPROVED FOR 3.0 CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS
 
FINDING OUR THERAPEUTIC VOICES: COUNSELING THE BEREAVED UTILIZING GESTALT THERAPY PERSPECTIVES & TECHNIQUES

This seminar is designed to identify and explore the impact of grief following the death of client’s loved ones. It will provide methods of responding beyond basic level therapeutic skills and use of platitudes that are often relied upon to demonstrate support and understanding. It will teach methods to reduce the isolation of grief and to create open and honest conversations about death.

Friday, April 27, 2018
1:00 – 4:15 PM

Presenters: Dr. Maura Krushinski, Psychologist, LPC, ACS
featuring Debbie Witchel, MA, NCC, LPC

Tuition: $95

APPROVED FOR 3.0 CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS
 

By |January 23rd, 2018|News|0 Comments|

Now accepting applications for 2017 Zeta Cohort

We are currently accepting applications for the Zeta Cohort beginning in September 2017.

Check back later for more information!

Gestalt Institute of Pittsburgh
1824 Murray Avenue # 201
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
(412) 421-2205
Fax 421-2750
tpetrone1@verizon.net
gestaltpittsburgh.org

By |March 27th, 2017|News|0 Comments|

2017 Spring Seminar Series now available!

Check out our Seminar page for all info on our Spring 2017 Seminars
or
Click here to download the PDF Flyer

Don’t wait to register these seminars fill up quickly and space is limited!

Gestalt Institute of Pittsburgh
1824 Murray Avenue # 201
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
(412) 421-2205
Fax 421-2750
tpetrone1@verizon.net
gestaltpittsburgh.org

By |March 27th, 2017|News|0 Comments|

The Childbearing Program by Dinnie Goldring will continue this fall with trainings on Post-partum (October) and on Pregnancy Loss (December)

The Childrbaring Program by Dinnie Goldring will continue this fall with trainings on Post-partum (October) and on Pregnancy Loss (December)
Dates and details to follow!

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