Category Archives: Professional Activities

Plenary Address at Personal Construct Congress

I will be giving a plenary address at the 20th International Congress on Personal Construct Psychology in Sydney, Australia. The title of the address is “Beyond Relativism and ‘Anything Goes’: A PCP-based Constructivist Model of Ethical Meaning-Making.” Summary: Critics say … Continue reading

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Appointment as Associate at Taos Institute

I have been appointed as an associate at the Taos Institute, “a small community designed to extend social constructionist dialogues into diverse practical settings. Taos has sponsored a range of conferences, offered diverse workshops, developed a publishing wing, organized a Ph.D. program, established … Continue reading

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Appointment as Co-Chair of Diagnostic Summit Committee

Frank Farley and Jon Raskin have been named the new co-chairs of the Society for Humanistic Psychology‘s Open Letter Committee, which is being renamed the Diagnostic Summit Committee. Dave Elkins was the previous chair. The other committee members remain the same:  Donna Rockwell, Brent … Continue reading

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Appointment to DSM-5 Open Letter Committee

Dr. Raskin has been appointed to the Society of Humanistic Psychology’s DSM-5 Open Letter Committee. This committee’s Open Letter to DSM-5 outlines concerns over proposed changes to the forthcoming version of the American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5). The open … Continue reading

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