The Rochester Area Group Psychotherapy Society (RAGPS) is a community-based professional organization devoted to providing a forum for the expression of ideas and sharing of Knowledge related to the theory and practice of group psychotherapy. RAGPS is an affiliate of the American Group Psychotherapy Association. The organization was developed locally by clinicians wanting a place to voice their ideas about group therapy. Our membership is multi-disciplinary and includes psychiatrists, psychologists, counselors, nurses, creative arts therapists, social workers, and drug and alcohol counselors. We look forward toward your membership, and are available to answer your questions. Read on, and learn more about the range of opportunities offered by RAGPS.
- Malika Kapadia, Psy.D. – President
- Joe Russo, Psy.D., CGP – Past President
- Ann Betz, LCSW & Amanda O’Hearn, Ph.D. – Secretaries
- Aaron Black, Ph.D. & Christine Fitzstevens, LCSW – Treasurers
Members At Large
- Lynn Chauvin Bezinque, MS, LCAT
- Jane Ruoff, Ph.D.
- Marie Sergent, PhD
- Teresa Snell, LCSW
- Candace Sorensen, Ph.D.
RAGPS Spring 2014 Conference:
Emotional Availability in Group:
Expanding the Capacity for Intimacy in Group Members and Leaders
Jeffrey S. Hudson, M.Ed, LPC, CGP, FAGPA
All day workshop: Friday, May 30, 2014
@ The Burgundy Basin Inn
Consultation/supervision: Saturday, May 31, 2014
@ 1577 South Avenue