Dr. Susan Carter, interim chair of the MA in Interdisciplinary Studies Department, was named vice president of the Pacific Northwest Region of the American Academy of Religion / Society of Biblical Literature in May 2013.
Crosby led a one-day course titled Integrative Cognitive-Behavioral Group Therapy, presenting a model of a group therapy for adults with depression and anxiety that can be generalized to many other clinical populations.
He also led a workshop on Making the Organization Shift From Individual to Group Therapy in Large Health Care Systems. The workshop described how a large health care delivery system transitioned from a predominantly individual therapy model to an integrated CBT model in the treatment of mild to moderate depression and anxiety.
The American Group Psychotherapy Association is an interdisciplinary community that has been enhancing practice, theory and research of group therapy since 1942. The AGPA annual conference is the hallmark educational event in the field of group psychotherapy.