Programs & Events
Current & Upcoming Events
Therapists/analysts often develop strong impressions or beliefs about an individual patient’s spouse or significant other, despite having never met that person or witnessed the patient and partner interacting.
This presentation will consider the experience of therapy with hospice patients. Within the context of hospice, therapy with patients living with and dying from terminal illnesses will be presented as a rich and evocative therapeutic experience.
Medical trauma is detrimental to a child. Yet, this trauma is easily mitigated if a parent discloses the diagnosis in a manner that is developmentally appropriate and empathic.
This presentation explores the analysis of a long-term HIV survivor with an emphasis on time, the distortion of time, the re-emergence of a sense of psychic continuity and with it a hopeful sense of future.
This conference will address the problems that confront patients with neuropsychological impairments, such as ADHD, dyslexia, executive function disorder, and other brain-based disorders.
This workshop will focus on contemporary psychoanalytic models of dream theory and technique.
This presentation focuses on the space in between creation and discovery in the therapeutic endeavor.
Emotional growth and transformation is formidable, requiring an openness and a surrender (in the patient and therapist alike) to suffering.
This summer series explores courage: how to stand in the spaces that scare us and find ways to act in the face of profound pain or fear.
As a psychotherapist, one is called upon to develop a clinical stance that is open, honest, discerning, and many other things.
The most basic task of the psychotherapist who is psychodynamically oriented is to listen in sessions.
This seminar will serve as an exploration of the variety of ways that play can be useful in clinical work with both children and adults.
In this presentation we will explore the historical context of empathy both as a means of information gathering and as a crucial aspect of clinical social work practice.