Sunday Workshops

Sunday Workshop Series: Training and Personal Growth

September 2017 - May 2018

jacob small Jacob Gershoni, LCSW, CGP, TEP

This series of experiential and training workshops utilizes action methods (sociometry, psychodrama, role play and group psychotherapy), to explore various issues that are of concern to participants. These workshops are held on Sundays and are open to all who are interested in action methods and psychodrama. Social workers seeking CEU’s will receive detailed course description and objectives.

2017 2018
September 17, 2017  January 21, 2018
October 15, 2017 March 18, 2018
November 19,  2017 April 15, 2018
December 17, 2017 May 06, 2018
(August Weekend Intensive: to be announced)

Time: 1:30 – 5:00 pm
Where: Sociometric Studios, a Division of the Sociometric Institute at 213 West 35th Street (Between 7th & 8th Avenues), Room 806 (8th floor), New York, NY 10001
Fee: $80.00 per workshop
CE credit hours: 31/2 CE credit hours and psychodrama certification credits granted for each class. Jacob Gershoni, LCSW, SW, CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0353.
Enrol: For more information, registration or referrals contact Jacob at (212) 795-1192 or (212) 947-7111 X145, email: |

Jacob Gershoni, is a psychotherapist in private practice. He is a trainer, educator and practitioner certified by the American Board of Examiners in Psychodrama, Sociometry & Group Psychotherapy. He is the Co-Director of the Psychodrama Training Institute and the editor of Psychodrama in the 21st Century: Clinical and Educational Applications (Springer Publishing Co. 2003)


Spring 2018 Offering

jaque smalljaye small with Jaqueline Dubbs Siroka, ACSW, TEP, BCD and Jaye Moyer, LCSW, TEP

We continue our “Time In” program with the following offerings: Loving Kindness, Loving Kindness-Extended and Tonglen.
These practices help us soften and open the heart. In these groups we integrate mindfulness practice, meditation and action exploration. You don’t have to be a meditation practitioner to attend. We welcome all levels of experience. The only expertise we require is an open mind and a desire to experience. Join us!

 Upcoming Dates & Subject Matters:

Mar 11th, 2018 Loving Kindness
We often do not take time to check in with the condition of our heart. In this afternoon we will turn our attention to our heart. We will teach and practice together Loving Kindness.
Apr 8th, 2018 Loving Kindness: Extended
We expand Loving Kindness to others, including those with whom we struggle. This practice supports us in letting go of resentment, which is a source of suffering and blocks our ability to experience joy.
May 20th, 2018 Tonglen
This is a practice of "sending and taking" which involves a combination of breathing and visualization. It is a practice of opening our heart to our own pain and to the pain of others. This meditation guides us in invoking loving presence in the face of difficulty.


 Time:  Sundays, 1:30 – 4:30 pm
 Location:  Sociometric Studios, a Division of the Sociometric Institute at 213 West 35th Street (Between 7th & 8th Avenues), Room 806 (8th floor), New York, NY 10001
 Fee: There is no fee for this programs. (Suggested donation $40.00 - $60.00) A snack to share is welcomed too!
 Enrollment:  Reserve a space by calling Jaye Moyer at 845-774 -9364 or Jacquie Siroka at 212 947- 7111| ext. 202, email Jackeline at or Jaye at |

*CP credits are available for those who are interested.

Jaqueline Dubbs Siroka is the Clinical Director of the Sociometric Institute 1991-present, Former Director Psychodrama Services Fair Oaks Hospital in Summit, NJ, and Supervising Psychodramatist St. Elizabeth Hospital, Washington D.C. She was formally on the Faculty of SUNY Stony Brook, NY, Rutgers University and Rutgers Graduate School, NJ in clinical social work. She is a Diplomate in clinical social work with additional training and certification in Psychodrama Sociometry and group psychotherapy.

Jaye Moyer is a licensed psychotherapist clinical supervisor in New York City and Orange County, New York. She is certified as a trainer, educator and practitioner by the American Board of Examiners in Psychodrama, Sociometry, and Group Psychotherapy. Formerly, Jaye served on the staff of Hudson Valley Mental Health in Duchess County, New York. She was a former Clinical supervisor and coordinator of Group Services at GMHC. Jaye is the co-creator of the "Labyrinth" series for women and a current faculty member of the Psychodrama Training Institute of New York. She is also a founder and co-creator of working at the intersection of mindfulness, compassion and psychotherapy.




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