SCEH Committees 2015-2017

   Updated: October 2017      * constitutes Standing Committee                    

Awards and Fellowships*

Chair: Eric Willmarth, PhD

Member: Devin Terhune, PhD



Chair: Ciara Christensen, PhD

Vice-Chair: Donald Moss, PhD


Credentials and Membership*

Chair: Zoltan Kekecs, PhD

Member: Marianne Barabasz, EdD


Constitution and Bylaws*

Chair: Janna Henning, JD, PsyD

Member: Arreed Barabasz, PhD


Ethics and Professional Attitudes*

Chair: Philip Shenefelt, MD



Chair: David Reid, PsyD

Vice Chair: Roger Carlson, PhD



Chair: David Reid, PsyD


Student Trainee Affairs and Scholarships

Chair: Ciara Christensen, PhD


Legislation, Law and Public Relations*

Chair: Tom Nagy, PhD

Vice-Chair: Moshe Torem, MD


Nominations and Elections*

Chair: Eric Willmarth, PhD



Chair: Eric Willmarth, PhD



Chair: David Patterson, PhD

Vice-Chair: Zoltan Kekecs, PhD


Liaisons with other Societies

Chair: Eric Spiegel, PhD

Vice Chair: Mark Jensen, PhD

  • ISH Liaison: Don Moss, PhD
  • ASCH Liaison: Eric Spiegel, PhD
  • AMA Liaison: Maximilian Muenke, MD
  • APA Division 30 Liaison: Eric Willmarth, PhD
  • Social Work Board Liaison - (Open)
  • Nurse Liaison: Linda Thomson, PhD, MsN


Focus Newsletter Editors

Ciara Christensen, PhD

Shelagh Freedman, PhD Candidate 

Eric Willmarth, PhD, Photo Editor Emeritus


2017 Conference Committee

SCEH 68th Annual Workshops & Scientific Program

Hypnosis for the Ages
October 25-29, 2017
Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza River North and the Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Chicago, IL
Conference details


  • Overall Meeting Chairs: Donald Moss, PhD and Janna Henning, JD, PsyD
  • Scientific Meeting Co-Chairs: Zoltan Kekecs, PhD and Shelagh Freedman, PhD Candidate
  • Introductory Workshop Co-Chairs: Eric Willmarth, PhD and Lisa Lombard, PhD
  • Skills Workshops Co-Chairs:  Scott Hoye, PsyD & John Mohl, PhD, MEd
  • Advanced Workshops Co-Chairs: Ciara Christensen, PhD and David Reid, PsyD