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Continuing Education

  1. Washington Square Institute for Psychotherapy & Mental Health 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.
  2. Washington Square Institute for Psychotherapy & Mental Health is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Washington Square Institute for Psychotherapy & Mental Health maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
  3. Washington Square Institute for Psychotherapy & Mental Health is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an Approved Provider of Continuing Education for Licensed Psychoanalysts, #P-0008.

Continuing Education Courses

Psychopathology I

Mondays 6:00-7:30 - 15 weeks (Feb. 13 thru June 5 )
Fee: $300 22.5 CE credits for social workers and psychologists
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Psychoanalytic Theory II: Contemporary Psychoanalytic Theory

Wednesdays 6:00-7:30 - 15 weeks (Feb. 15 thru May 24)
Fee: $300 22.5 CE credits for social workers and psychologists
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Calendar for the Academic Year: Fall 2016 – Spring 2017

Washington Square Institute offers a 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 hrs)
No Fee to Attend - RSVP required: admin@wsi.org

October 20, 2016

Examining Trauma-Generated Dissociation - Why Do Certain Events Disappear from Sight or Thought or Emotion?
Presenters: Gerd H. Fenchel, Ph.D., LP, FAGPA & Natalie Z. Riccio, Ph.D., LP, LCSW
Moderator: Marilyn Tauber, MA, LP, NCPsyA

November 17, 2016

Relational Trauma and the Clinical Realm of Hyper and Hypo-Arousal
Presenter: Dr. Daniel Hill
Moderator: Gene Guberman, LP, NCPsyA

December 15, 2016

Neurotherapy and Analysis Working Collaboratively: A Sex Trauma Case
Presenter: Antonieta Contreras, LCSW
Moderator: Jane Genende, LCSW-R

January 19, 2017

Traumatic Narcissism and Relational Systems of Subjugation
Presenter: Dan Shaw, LCSW
Moderator: Thomas Wagner, MA, LP, NCPsyA

February 16, 2017

Soul Machine - The Invention of the Modern Mind
Presenter: George Makari, MD
Moderator: Jerold Nashban, MA, LP

March 16, 2017

Freud on Teen Suicide: 21st Century Update
Presenter: Dr. Harvey White
Moderator: Natalie Z. Riccio, Ph.D, LP, LCSW

May 18, 2017

Micro-Emotional Abuse: Working Through Psychic Wounds
Presenter: Gene Guberman, LP, NcPsyA
Moderator: Peter Gillespie, LCSW, MA, BFA
CORRECTION: The date of this lecture is Thursday, May 18th, not Friday, May 19th.

Conferences/Seminars

Sunday, April 2, 2017   10:00 am – 4:00 pm

WSI’S ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE: TRAUMA (4.5 CE units)
Presenters: Dr. Mark Solms and Dr. Arlene Richards
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Open House

Wednesday, March 29, 2017   7:30 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.

 

Jane Birzin
Director of Continuing Education
janebirzin@gmail.comemail


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


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