MAK Conference Staff Bios

Creating Space for Immersion in Group Dynamics

September 25-27, 2015
Los Angeles, California


Management
:

Vivian Gold, Ph.D., Director
Associate Clinical Professor, UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Science; Fellow and Past Board Member, AKRI; Member and Past President, Grex; Founding Board Member of OFEK, Israel Association for the Study of Group and Organizational Dynamics; Private Practice of Psychology, Los Angeles, CA.

Dannielle Kennedy, Ph.D., Associate Director
Principal, Worklab, Organizational and Leadership Consulting; Former President and Board Member, Center for the Study of Groups and Social Systems, Boston; Associate, AKRI; Psychotherapist, Private Practice, Cambridge, MA.

 

Administration:

Andrea Fraser, Administrator
Artist; Professor, UCLA Department of Art; Board Member, Grex; Training and Certification Candidate, AKRI.

Jasmin K. Montes, M.A., Associate Administrator
Behavior Consultant, California Pediatric and Family Services.

Ian Pritchard, Ph.D., Associate Administrator
Clinical Psychologist, Private Practice, Reno, NV; Board Member, Grex; Internal Director Elect, Board of Directors, AKRI; Past Director of Clinical Training and Senior Supervising Psychologist for the California Correctional Health Care System.

Additional Consulting Staff:

Leigh Estabrook, Ph.D.
Past President and Fellow, AKRI; Founding member and Past President, Center for the Study of Groups and Social Systems, Boston; Professor and Dean Emerita, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Associate, AKRI; Member, Midwest Center of AKRI.

Leonard Levis, Ph.D.
Senior Clinical Supervisor at the Westcoast Children’s Clinic, Oakland, CA; Member, Grex; Associate, AKRI; Private Practice of psychotherapy and organizational consultation, Berkeley, CA.

Richard A. Lewis, Ph.D., MBA
Associate Clinical Professor, UCLA Department of Psychology; Board Member, Grex; Member, AKRI Training and Certification Committee; Associate, AKRI; Clinical Psychologist, Private Practice, Los Angeles, CA.

John Lundgren, M.D., FIPA.
Associate Clinical Professor, UCLA Geffen School of Medicine; Training and Supervising Analyst, Psychoanalytic Center of California; Co-Director, Group Relations Course, UCLA Department of Psychiatry (1980-1990).           

Carl Mack, Jr., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, California School of Professional Psychology, Alliant International University; Member, Grex; Associate, AKRI; Board Member, National Association for the Education of Young Children; Principal Consultant, Abuya Works, Davis, CA.

Consultants in Training:

Raymond F. Bakaitis, Ph.D.
Associate Clinical Professor, UCLA Department of Psychology; President, Grex; Past President and initiator of conferences at LACPA, LA County Psychological Association; Clinical Psychologist, Private Practice, Los Angeles, CA.

Cydny Urbina Rothe, LCSW.
Jungian Analyst, Chair of the Certifying Board and past Board Member of the CG Jung Institute of Los Angeles; Member and Past Treasurer, Grex; Associate, AKRI; Private Practice, Pasadena, CA.

Tara L. Victor, Ph.D., ABPP.
Board Certified in Clinical Neuropsychology, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, California State University, Dominguez Hills; Associate Clinical Professor, UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences.