Washington Square Institute
Upcoming Events

Calendar for the Academic Year: Fall 2013 – Spring 2014

Washington Square Institute offers a rich series of lectures, workshops, seminars and conferences throughout the year. WSI draws on key theorists, scholars and clinicians in the mental health fields as well as from WSI’s own leadership and faculty to offer state of the art scientific educational events. In this rich intellectual and collegial environment, candidates, staff, faculty and WSI alumni and friends connect.

WSI Scientific Lecture Series

Thursdays, 8:30 PM – 10:00 PM

October 24, 2013

"MARRIAGE, LOVE AND OTHER RELATIONSHIPS"
Presenter: Gerd H. Fenchel, Ph.D, LP, FAGPA
Moderator: Sherry Amatenstein, LCSW

November 21, 2013

"ILLUMINATING GOOD AND EVIL"
Presenter: Henry Zvi Lothane, MD
Moderator: Marilyn Tauber, MA, LP, NCPsyA.

December 5, 2013

"SYSTEMS-CENTERED GROUP PSYCHOTHERAPY"
Presenter: Yvonne M. Agazarian, Ed.D, DFAGPA, FAPA, CGP
Moderator: Gerd H. Fenchel, Ph.D, LP, FAGPA

January 30, 2014

"THE FREUD/FERENCZI LETTERS:
A NIGHT OF PSYCHOANALYTIC THEATRE"

Panel (actors):
Elliot Adler, PhD, ABPP
Arnold Rachman, Ph.D, FAGPA
Louise DeCosta, Ph.D. LCSW
Isaac Tylim, Psy.D, ABPP

February 27, 2014

"INFANT RESEARCH AND ADULT TREATMENT:
ON KNOWING AND BEING KNOWN IN THE
4-MONTH ORIGINS OF DISORGANIZED ATTACHMENT"

Presenter: Beatrice Beebe, Ph.D.
Moderator: Susan A. Klett, LCSW-R, BCD, NCPsyA.

March 20, 2014

"REVISITING DRIVE THEORY IN THE PSYCHOANALYTIC CLINIC"
Presenter: Peter Gillespie, LMSW, MA, BFA
Discussant: Marc Angers, MA Oxon, LCSW, LP, NCPsyA.

Sunday, May 18, 2014 from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

38th ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE:
LOVE AND HATE: DIALECTIC INTERACTION

With Presenters:
Otto Kernberg, MD, FAPA
Ronald Okuaki Lieber, MFA, LP and
Gerd H. Fenchel PhD, LP, FAGPA

Seminars/Staff Training

Wednesdays, March 12 and 26, 2014 from 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

TWO PART SEMINAR:
INTEGRATING NEUROSCIENCE AND PSYCHOANALYSIS

Presenter: Judith Rustin, LCSW

Wednesdays, April 23 and 30, 2014 from 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

TWO PART SEMINAR:
THE VALUE AND MISUSE OF FORGIVENESS
IN HEALING FROM TRAUMATIC BONDS

Presenter: Gwenn A. Nusbaum, LCSW, BCD, CGP

Susan A. Klett, LCSW-R, BCD, NCPsyA.
Co-Director WSI and Director of Continuing Education
sk409@columbia.eduemail

All events held at:

Washington Square Institute
41 E. 11th Street, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10003

You may call (212) 477-2600 for more information

Washington Square Institute is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Washington Square Institute maintains responsibility for this program and its contents. Participants in the conference will receive 3 CE credits.

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