The Institute for Clinical Social Work


Jan Wolff Bensdorf, M.S.W.

Areas of Interest & Approaches to Practice

Psychodynamic Approach Women’s Issues, Life Transitions, Families of People with Mental Illness Consultation


  • Ph.D., New York University, New York, NY.
  • MSW, Loyola University, Chicago, IL
  • B.A., Lake Forest College, Lake Forest, IL


  • L.C.S.W., Illinois
  • L.C.S.W., Michigan

Courses Taught at ICSW

  • CCP 520: Professional and Life Span Development
  • CCP 670: Bio-Psycho-Social Personality Assessment Methods in Professional Counseling
  • CCP 610: Methods in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy

Additional Faculty Roles

  • Consulting

Professional Memberships & Affiliations

  • National Association of Social Work, Member


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Evanston, IL 60202

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