- Washington Square Institute for Psychotherapy & Mental Health, SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0269.
- WSI is approved to provide continuing education contact hours for Psychologists from the APA.
Calendar for the Academic Year: Fall 2015 – Spring 2016
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 1.5 CE units
October 29, 2015
Incest-History and Its Role in Sexual Development
Presenters: Gerd H. Fenchel Ph.D., LP ; Natalie Z. Riccio Ph.D., LP, LCSW
November 19, 2015
Theories of Therapeutic Action and Analysts' Subjectivity
Presenter: Irwin Hirsch, Ph.D., ABPP
December 17, 2015
Ego Psychology and the Artistic Process
Presenter: Jerold Nashban, LP
January 28, 2016
Separation Anxiety in Adolescence: How to Grow a Healthy Teenager
Presenter: Sean Grover, LCSW
February 18, 2016
Navigating the Evolution of Psychoanalytic Theory: On Not Throwing the Baby Out With the Bathwater
Presenter: Tom Wagner LP, NCPsyA
March 24, 2016
Diagnosis for Real Therapists and Real Patients. The Second Edition of the Psychodynamic Diagnostic Manual
Presenter: Nancy McWilliams Ph.D., ABPP
Fee: $25 (pay online using PayPal below)
May 19, 2016
The Invisible Asians in the White World
Presenter: Dorothy Yang, LCSW
Friday, February 26, 2016 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Presenters: Philip Stahl, Ph.D.; Hon. Helen Sturm; Linda Gunsberg, Ph.D.; Colin Jones, JD, LLM; Samuel Lui, JD; Brian Prager, MA; Ellen B. Holtzman, JD (moderator)
6.5 CE hours
Please follow link for information on conference and how to register.
Sunday, April 17, 2016 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
40th Annual WSI Scientific Conference: Anxiety
Co-sponsored with The National Association for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis
Presenters: Fred Busch, Ph.D., FIPA; Sandra Buechler, Ph.D.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 7:00 pm
Open House: Training Programs in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Please join us for an Open House to discuss the Training Programs in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy at WSI.
Director of Continuing Education
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