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Summer in the City 2018

Jun 22, 2018 9:00 - 12:00pm Summer in the City

Registration is open for entire series, individual sessions opening soon.

Mothers as Clinicians: The Influence on Clinical Work

Jun 22, 2018 9:00 - 12:00pm Kate Freese & Andrea Harris-Alpert, Ph.D. Summer in the City

Our workshop will explore, through clinical and personal vignettes, the rich and complex relationship between being a mother and a clinician.

When the Other is in the Room: Perspectives from Women Psychotherapists of Color

Jun 29, 2018 9:00 - 12:00pm Merari Fernandez Castro & Ida Roldan, Ph.D. Summer in the City

In this presentation we will discuss the ways in which the social location of women psychotherapists of color comes alive in session through their own experience of themselves, their own relationship with the world and personal narratives.

Gender and Power in Psychotherapy: Creating a Place for a Feminist Sensibility

Jul 13, 2018 9:00 - 12:00pm Andrea Barbour, Cate Desjardin, & Danielle Trudeau Summer in the City

How does a female therapist negotiate power, gender, and psychic violence in the therapeutic dyad with a male patient? In this presentation, one clinician will present the case of a male patient with an erotized transference with a strong coercive element to it.

Women Treating Children

Jul 27, 2018 9:00 - 12:00pm Karen Daiter, Ph.D. & Lynn McIntyre, Ph.D. Summer in the City

How does being a woman take shape in the practice of psychotherapy with children? How do our personal experiences and those of our clients situate us in our work?

The Psychotherapist as Sex Object/Sex Subject

Aug 03, 2018 9:00 - 12:00pm Josette Day, Tara Tomason, J.D. & Jennifer Tolleson, Ph.D. Summer in the City

As psychotherapists, women can bring a very complex and nuanced experience of sexuality to the profession, both personally and historically.

Women’s Experience in Agency Practice

Aug 10, 2018 9:00 - 12:00pm Pat Seghers, Ph.D., Gina Shropshire, & Nadeja Wesely Summer in the City

Women make their careers in social work agencies for many different reasons. We are leaders, administrators, therapists and line staff.

#MeToo in the Countertransference

Aug 17, 2018 9:00 - 12:00pm Kerstin Blumhardt, Ph.D. & Jenna White Summer in the City

The #MeToo movement has upended the public discourse about sexual violence and has called into focus the systems that allow sexual harassment and assault to thrive.

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