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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.

Calendar for the Academic Year: Fall 2017 – Spring 2018

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 19, 2017

Memorial: "Gerd H.Fenchel Ph.D: A Celebration of His Life"
Moderator: Marilyn Tauber, MA, LP, NCPsyA
(No CE hrs for this event)

November 16, 2017

"The Phoenix of the Lost Sensory Body of Infancy"
Presenter: Jack Wiener, LP
Moderator: Marc E. Angers, MA Oxon., MSW, LCSW, LP, NCPsyA, WSI Dean/Executive Director

December 14, 2017

"Race and the Psychoanalytic Experience:
How Race Impacts the African American Psyche"

Presenter: Chavone Crespo, MS, LMHC
Moderator: Marilyn Tauber, MA, LP, NCPsyA

January 18, 2018

"The Talking Cure"
a one-act play written by Sean Grover, LCSW
directed by Ria T. DiLullo
music by Hannah Jane Ginsberg
Donation of $10 requested for the production costs

February 15, 2018

"Dissociation and Conflict- Freud and Sexual Abuse"
Presenter: Natalie Z. Riccio, Ph.D., LP, LCSW

March 15, 2018

"Lacan and the Psychoanalytic Clinic"
Presenters: Peter Gillespie, LCSW, MA, BFA and Lillian Ferrari, LCSW
Moderator: Gene Guberman, LP, NCPsyA

April 19, 2018

"The Parallel Process in Supervision: An Experiential Exploration"
Presenter: Dr. Anna Aragno, Ph.D.
Moderator: Marc E. Angers, MA Oxon., MSW, LCSW, LP, NCPsyA, WSI Dean/Executive Director
Important: This lecture will begin at 8:00PM and will have a short break so that participants may be able to leave before 10:00PM

June 21, 2018

"Freudís Theory of Female Sexuality From the Standpoint of the Critique of Patriarchy"
Presenter: Marc E. Angers, MA Oxon., MSW, LCSW, LP, NCPsyA, WSI Dean/Executive Director
Moderator: Marilyn Tauber MA, LP, NCPsyA
Note: The date of this lecture has changed to Thursday, June 21st at 8:30PM

Conferences/Seminars

Sunday, April 15, 2018, 10:00AM Ė 3:45PM

WSIís 42nd Annual Scientific Conference
Relational and Freudian Psychoanalysis: Convergence and Divergence

Presenters: Jeremy D. Safran, Ph.D. and Gary Ahlskog, Ph.D.
Conference information and registration details >>

Friday, May 11, 2018, 8:30AM - 5:00PM

Conference: The Good Enough Family Forensic Evaluation
Presenters: Melissa Bonaldes, Esq.; Steven Demby, PhD; Linda Gunsberg, PhD; Ellen Holtzman, Esq.; Marc Mednick, PhD; Hon. Sondra Miller (Ret); Mark Rand, PhD; William Salton, PhD; Kelly Sykes, PhD; Peter Wolf, PhD
Conference information and registration details >>

Open Houses

Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 7:00PM and
Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 6:00-7:30PM

Open Houses: Training Programs in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Please join us for Open Houses to discuss the Training Programs in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy at WSI.
RSVP: admin@wsi.org

 

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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