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SHSS Faculty Presents at the 36th Annual Psychotherapy Networker Symposium

Douglas Flemons, Ph.D.

Douglas Flemons, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Family Therapy (DFT) in NSU’s Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS), presented at the 36th Annual Psychotherapy Networker Symposium in Washington, D.C. The theme of the conference was, “The Therapist’s Craft: Healing Connection in the Digital World.”  His presentation was entitled, “A Relational Approach to Suicide Assessment.”

In addition to his faculty work, Flemons is the Co-Director of the NSU Office of Suicide and Violence Prevention. His most recent book, written with Leonard Gralnik, M.D., Ph.D., is entitled, Relational Suicide Assessment: Risk, Resources, and Possibilities for Safety. He is the author of books on writing, Writing Between the Lines; hypnosis and therapy, Of One Mind; and psychotherapy and Eastern philosophy, Completing Distinctions. Flemons is co-editor, with his wife and colleague, Shelley Green, Ph.D., of a book on brief sex therapy (Quickies).