Coordinator: Elizabeth Tuters
Toronto Psychoanalytic Society & Canadian Association of Psychoanalytic Child Therapists
Location : Toronto Psychoanalytic Society
Dates & Time: 3rd Wednesday of the month - 7:30 - 10:00 p.m.
January 16, February 20, March 20, April 17, May 15, 2013
In the Study Group, experienced therapists and members of the Canadian Association for Psychoanalytic Child Therapy and of the Toronto Psychoanalytic Society will start by presenting aspects of clinical work with infants, children, adolescents and their parents. This will provide group members with an opportunity to hear and to think together, and to examine, discuss and question the use of specific differential psychoanalytic
techniques in depth. We encourage therapists and practitioners to share their struggles or issues/problems that they grapple with in the course of doing psychoanalytic therapy with infants, children, adolescents and their
- Participants will learn to understand in more depth the psychoanalytic process in clinical work with infants, children, adolescents and their families.
- Participants will have a clearer understanding of when to use certain techniques/interventions/interpretations in psychoanalytic therapy with infants, children, adolescents and their families.
- Participants will learn about work with children through the medium of play.
As this is a study group, there is no participation fee, but registration and regular attendance is required. It is open to any clinician who is interested in this area.
The following themes will be presented in the first part of 2013:
January 16, 2013
Introductory evening with film illustrations of separation dynamics.
February 20, 2013
Susan Yabsley - Attachment Theory: A Move to Representation
March 20, 2013
Dannette Graham - Intergenerational Transmission
April 17, 2013
Mandisa Nkungu - A Pre-school Boy
May 15, 2013
Dagnija Tenne - Adolescent Trauma
At the end of this there will be a review and planning for the continuation into the next academic year.
For more information and registration, please contact Maria Cadilha at email@example.com
Toronto Psychoanalytic Society
40 St. Clair Avenue East, Suite 203
Toronto, ON M4T 1M9
Fax: 416 922 9988