Spring Heads' Institute 2023

EARCOS is delighted to be able to host the Annual Heads’ Institute for the first time since 2019. The theme is Social and Emotional Well-Being for Heads and their Communities. The Institute will be led by Dr. Sean Truman (President of the Truman Group) and his fellow psychologist Dr. James Rosow.

Please complete the form below no later than March 31st. There is no cost to EARCOS Heads. Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first served basis. Space is limited to a maximum of 40 Heads. Spouses/partners are welcome to attend all the social events and meals for a modest fee.

Once we receive your registration, information about reserving a hotel room will be forwarded to you.


Edward E. Greene,Ph.D.
Executive Director


Date: April 28-29, 2023
Hotel: Luang Prabang View Hotel
Place: Luang Prabang, Laos
Audience: Head of School

Hotel reservation form will be sent upon receipt of your registration.

Information about Laos eVisa click here

About the Presenters

Sean Truman grew up in Nairobi, Kenya where his father worked for the UN and his mother was an international school teacher. He received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Connecticut and completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the Yale University School of Medicine, where he worked both at the Child Study Center and in the Department of Psychiatry. In 2010 Sean co-founded Truman Group, a practice that provides remote mental health consultation and care to expatriates living abroad.


James Rosow is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and the Director of Clinical Services at The Truman Group. He received his Ph.D. from Adelphi University and specializes in treating individuals, adults and couples in psychotherapy. He currently lives in Madrid where he has a private practice and teaches at a local university. Dr. Rosow’s previous clinical positions include Director of Clinical Training at the Brooklyn Children's Psychiatric Center and Assistant Director of the Proctor Academy Charter School.

In addition to his work treating patients, he has worked extensively as a clinical supervisor and has assisted organizations to function more effectively, both internally and in their direct service to their clients. Dr. Rosow has organized and run training sessions for clinicians, school administrators and business people all over the world.

Before becoming a psychologist, Dr Rosow was the co-founder of Visions International, a program that provided outdoor education and community service opportunities to American teenagers in international locations throughout Europe and the Caribbean.