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Defing Trauna Through Vreative Action with Spyros D. Orfanos at AIP

Thursday, July 21st, 2016

THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR PSYCHOANALYSIS
Established in 1941
CONTINUING EDUCATION PROGRAM
The American Institute for Psychoanalysis, SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s (NYSED) State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers. #0338.
329 East 62nd Street — New York, NY 10065 — (212) 838-8044 — aipkh@aol.com

DEFYING TRAUMA THROUGH CREATIVE ACTION
Topic: trauma and creativity (therapeutic action of the creative process)
Contact Hours: 4 (more…)

Racist States of Mind: Understanding the Perversion of Curiosity and Concern with Narendra Keval at CFS

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

SAVE THE DATE
The CFS Diversity Committee-NY is pleased to present:
“Racist States of Mind: Understanding the Perversion of Curiosity and Concern”
When: Thursday, February 16, 2017. 8:00 – 10:00pm, Location: TBA

Presenter: Narendra Keval, author of Racist States of Mind: Understanding the Perversion of Curiosity and Concern (Karnac, 2016).
Narendra Keval analyzes racism as a psychological phenomenon – the inner world of racism as it emerges in individuals, groups, organizations, and society. He explores the anxieties, fears, feelings and fantasies that motivate racist beliefs and the perverse pleasure obtained from thwarting the ethnic Other. He discusses how racist states of mind manifest both in the consulting room and in political trends here and abroad. (more…)

Psychodynamics I with Michele A. Muñoz, PhD at AIP

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR PSYCHOANALYSIS
Established in 1941
Continuing Education
329 East 62nd Street — New York, NY 10065 — (212) 838-8044 — aipkh@aol.com

The Psychodynamic Program offers Social Workers 18 Contact Hours
Psychodynamics I (1st year course)
Presenter: Michele A. Muñoz, PhD
Date: Tuesdays: Sept. 13 – Dec. 6, 2016 Contact Hours: 18.0
Time: 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm Location: Classroom, 4th Floor Cost: $495.00

Click Here to Read: Flyer for Psychodynamics I with  Michele A. Muñoz, PhD at AIP

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infant Observation Seminar sponsored by CFS and IPTAR

Thursday, July 14th, 2016

INFANT OBSERVATION SEMINAR
The Anni Bergman Parent-Infant Training Program
Offered by PTI of CFS and IPTAR
2016-2017 Academic Year Tuesdays, September 20, 2016 – May 23, 2017
7:00-8:30pm (48 Contact Hours)

This infant observation seminar is offered for the 2016-2017 academic year as an Elective course to candidates in IPTAR’s Adult Program and as a required course in IPTAR’s Adult and Child Integrated Track, and as an elective to candidates in the Integrated Child and Adult Psychoanalytic Training Program of the PTI of CFS. It is also open to candidates and members of other institutes (more…)

Donald Meltzer and the Music of the Inner World with Pamela Sorensen at CFS

Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Duet – Donald Meltzer and the Music of the Inner World
One-Session Program (4 Contact Hours)
Presenter:       Pamela Sorensen, PhD
Date:               Saturday, September 24, 2016
Time:               10:00am-3:00pm (One Hour Lunch Break)
Location:         Mt. Sinai, Hatch Auditorium, Madison Ave @ 100th St., NYC

This paper uses the film “The Story of the Weeping Camel” to explore Donald Meltzer’s thinking about the links between analytic listening and musical listening. The paper uses detail in the film to bring to imaginative life Meltzer’s ideas about the relation between phantasies about the (more…)

Claustro-Agoraphobic Dilemma and Impasses in Treatment at CFS

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

Claustro-Agoraphobic Dilemma and Impasses in Treatment
A Psychoanalytic “Dialogue” about Claustro Agoraphobia
One-Session Program (2.5 Contact Hours)
Presenters:     Susan Finkelstein, LCSW (NYC) and Heinz Weiss, MD (Germany)}
Date:               Friday, February 10, 2017
Time:               7:30-10:00pm
Location:         Mt. Sinai Medical Center, Room TBA

This “dialogue” addresses the Kleinian theory of primitive object relations as defined by Henri Rey, Herbert Rosenfeld and John Steiner’s ideas about Melanie Klein’s “holes in the mind.”  The (more…)

Kleinian Clinical Case Conference at CFS

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

Kleinian Clinical Case Conference
Part 2 of the Claustro-Agoraphobic Dilemma Conference (2/10/17) the “Clinical Encounter”
One-Session Program (2.5 Contact Hours)
Clinical Consultant: Heinz Weiss, MD (GERMANY)
Case Presenter: Debra Neumann, PhD (Washington, DC)
Moderator:    Susan Finkelstein, LCSW (NYC)
Date:               Saturday, February 11, 2017
Time:               10:00am-12:30pm
Location:         Mt. Sinai Medical Center, Room TBA (more…)

Psychopharmacology for Psychotherapists Presenter with Jeffrey Rubin, MD at AIP

Saturday, July 9th, 2016

THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR PSYCHOANALYSIS
Established in 1941
CONTINUING EDUCATION PROGRAM

The American Institute for Psychoanalysis, SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s (NYSED) State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers. #0338.
329 East 62nd Street — New York, NY 10065 — (212) 838-8044 — aipkh@aol.com
Psychopharmacology for Psychotherapists Presenter: Jeffrey Rubin, MD
Contact Hours: 6

Date: Wednesday, September 14, 2016 Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2016 Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Date: Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Location: American Institute for Psychoanalysis, 329 E 62nd St, Rm: Classroom, 4th Floor
Contact Hours: 6
Cost: $165.00 (more…)

2016 Erikson Institute Prize for Excellence in Mental Health Media Recipients Named

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
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Stockbridge, MA – July 6, 2016 –  The Erikson Institute of the Austen Riggs Center is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 Erikson Institute Prize for Excellence in Mental Health Media:
·        Benedict Carey, a reporter covering brain and behavior topics at The New York Times
·        Neal Shusterman, a New York Times bestselling novelist, screenwriter and television writer
·        Steve Silberman, an award-winning science writer whose work has appeared in Wired, The New Yorker, Salon and Nature

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Newsletter from North American IPA Board Representatives

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

IPALogoThis is a brief report to North American members of the IPA of steps taken at the Board meeting in Bologna June 2016. A more detailed newsletter will be mailed at a later date.

1. Summary of the IPA Board discussion of APsaA’s special status:

The special arrangement made with APsaA as a regional association after World War II was a topic of discussion. Historical factors like the former MD restriction on membership in the American, (more…)

Virtual Psychoanalytic Museum season 2

Saturday, June 18th, 2016

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Dear friends and colleagues, ENJOY

I am pleased to announce the launch of our second season! As always, you can enter the museum from its Entry Hall at http://VirtualPsychoanalyticMuseum.org

Rather than overwhelm the senses with a multiplicity of exhibits all at once, we will be mounting exhibits throughout the season. Today we begin with two galleries rich in audio and visual treasures:

The Images Gallery opens with “The Optical Unconscious: Vignettes of Images & Text,” a five-part (more…)

Summer School 2016 at the International Psychoanalytic University Berlin

Monday, June 13th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Summer School 2016 Study psychology for one week at the International Psychoanalytic University Berlin 26th to 30th of September, 2016 Berlin, Germany.

The Candidate Journal

Sunday, June 5th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: The Candidate Journal Back Issues.

Click Here to Read: Call for Papers for The Candidate Journal for Issue 7.

 

Developmental Lines

Sunday, June 5th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Developmental Lines, Newsletter of Division 39 of the American Psychological Association May 2016 Issue.

The Center for Jewish History Announces May and June 2016 Programs

Sunday, June 5th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: The Center for Jewish History Announces  May and June 2016 Programs.

2016 Summer Institute at MITPP

Friday, May 27th, 2016

METROPOLITAN INSTITUTE FOR TRAINING IN PSYCHOANALYTIC PSYCHOTHERAPY
160 West 86th Street, New York, NY 10024 · Telephone: (212) 496-2858
Email: mitppnyc@aol.com • Website: www.MITPP.org
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2016 SUMMER INSTITUTE
The New York State Education Department has approved these courses for contact hours (CEUs) for LMSWs and LCSWs. A certificate will be emailed upon request to those who attend all sessions, complete an evaluation and pay an administrative fee of $5. There is no charge for those affiliated with MITPP, MCMH or MSPP.

INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOANALYTIC COUPLE PSYCHOTHERAPY
Instructor: Vivian Eskin, Ph.D. (more…)

Child and Adolescent Program Open House at IPTAR

Friday, May 27th, 2016

CHILD & ADOLESCENT PSYCHOTHERAPY PROGRAM
PLEASE JOIN US
for an OPEN HOUSE to learn about training at CAP

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Sunday, June 5th, 2:00-4:00 PM
IPTAR Conference Room
1651 3rd Ave (betw 92nd & 93rd St.)
Suite 205 (more…)

Malignant Passionate Attachments: Unbearable Separations with Graciela Abelin-Sas Rose at NPAP

Friday, May 27th, 2016

THE CONTINUING EDUCATION COMMITTEE OF THE
NATIONAL PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION FOR PSYCHOANALYSIS
Presents Malignant Passionate Attachments: Unbearable Separations
Presenter: Graciela Abelin-Sas Rose, Visiting Scholar

Sunday, June 12, 2016 from 5:30 – 7:00 PM
NPAP, 40 WEST 13 STREET, # 216, (Between 5th and 6th Avenues), Handicap accessible facility

This presentation, by an illuminating, internationally known psychoanalyst, encapsulates a foray into love, passion, and its blind alleys. How does passion become lethal and stifling, so that attachment dominates the psyche and fatally entraps it? At such times, separation and growth are no longer attainable and self-disintegration occurs (more…)

Termination Reconstructed with Arlene Kramer Richards at MITPP

Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

THE METROPOLITAN CENTER FOR MENTAL HEALTH and THE METROPOLITAN INSTITUTEFOR TRAINING IN PSYCHOANALYTIC PSYCHOTHERAPY invite you to

A CLINICAL WORKSHOP: TERMINATION RECONSIDERED
SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2016 Presenter: ARLENE KRAMER RICHARDS, Ed.D.

Termination will be discussed from a post-modern point of view. Rules and tradition of how and when to terminate treatments will be outlined in terms of how they play out in particular clinical situations. The explication of unconscious fantasies and the effects of practical external circumstances on the termination decision and on the termination process after the decision will be considered. Participants are invited to bring clinical material related to termination issues. (more…)

Translating Object Relations Concepts into Practice with Couples with Judith Siegel at AIP

Sunday, May 15th, 2016

THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR PSYCHOANALYSIS, Established in 1941. Continuing Education Program
329 East 62nd Street — New York, NY 10065 — (212) 838-8044 — aipkh@aol.com

Translating Object Relations Concepts into Practice with Couples: A Two Part Workshop Series*
*(Each part can be attended as an individual workshop)
Presenter: Judith Siegel, PhD, LCSW

Workshop One: This workshop will focus on the concepts of projective identification and splitting, and examine how they emerge in the couple’s dynamics. We will then examine the ways that the therapist can intervene in the session, engage both parties in examining their relationship from a new perspective, and create changes in the ways (more…)