The Institute for Clinical Social Work


Nathan Dougal, M.S.W.

Areas of Interest & Approaches to Practice

Areas of Interest: Clinical supervision as a developmental process, and the effect of relationships on individuals, in families and in the process of psychotherapy. Approach to Practice: Psychoanalytic Pluralism, Contemporary Object-Relations Theory


  • Certificate of Advanced Practice in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis, Chicago, IL
  • MSW, Loyola University Chicago,, Chicago, IL


  • L.C.S.W., Illinois

Courses Taught at ICSW

  • CCP 601: Advanced Practicum I
  • CCP 651: Advanced Practicum II

Additional Faculty Roles

  • Consulting

Professional Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Association for Psychoanalysis in Clinical Social Work

Significant Publications

  • Dougal, N. (April 2013) Death within birth: Intrapsychic and enviromental foci in a four-time-per-week treatment. Illinois Society for Clinical Social Work Newsletter.


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