NCSPP

Northern California Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology

THE POLICE

Like everyone else, you did the hard time in graduate school, then out on parole in various internships, and finally licensure. You thought you were clear. But, THEY started appearing.

DREAM INTERPRETATION DEEP IN THE AMAZON

PSYCHOANALYTIC COUPLE PSYCHOTHERAPY EVENT

NCSPP and PCPG* present "Psychotic and Depressive Processes in Couple Functioning: A Day with Francis Grier," October 23rd, 9 - 4, David Brower Center, Berkeley.

TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY: THINKING PSYCHOANALYTICALLY

Freud Lives. A recent article explores the relevance of Freud and psychoanalysis in contemporary psychotherapy.

Classifieds: 

PSYCHOANALYTIC ORIENTED CONSULTATION GROUP co-led by Diane Strongwater, MFT and Carol Harrus, M.D. Group meets Mondays from 1:45-3 in Palo Alto. The focus of the group is to help psychotherapists learn to use and make ongoing use of analytic concepts in their practices by focusing on beginning treatment, frame issues such as establishing fees, how to structure treatment and how to notice and work with transference and countertransference in the session. Members provide clinical material supplemented by relevant articles with personal and practical input from the group leaders. Call D. Strongwater at (408) 737-1337 or C. Harrus at (650) 328-8935.

ONGOING CASE CONSULTATION AND READING GROUP. Key readings of middle school clincians including: Balint, Winnicott, Symington, Alvarez. Friday afternoons, Oakland. October 8th-Feb 11th. $885. CE approved. Annie Sweetnam,Ph.D. (510) 531- 5212.Anniesweetnam@sbcglobal.net.

WRITING SUPPORT GROUP. For those writing or interested in writing. Focus on individual voice and style. Saturday AM monthly start Sep.11th. Oakland $85/session. 8 session commitment. Annie Sweetnam, Ph.D. (510) 531-5212. Anniesweetnam@sbcglobal.net.

ANALYTIC GROUP THERAPY led by Sue Saperstein Psy.D., MFT. Analytic group therapy is an opportunity for a group relational experience that may be adjunctive to individual analysis or act independently. This ongoing long term therapy group presently includes young professionals focused on sexuality and relational issues, cultural and personal traumas, social anxieties, depression, and isolation. Openings available. Each applicant will be interviewed to determine appropriateness. Group meets Tuesday, 7pm-8:30pm. The fee is on a sliding scale: $60-$160. For further information: (415) 641-4146, drsuesaperstein@sbcglobal.net.

COMFORTABLE, FURNISHED, NEW, REDESIGNED Psychotherapy office in Pacific Heights/Nob Hill. Free parking for clients, daily cleaning service, air conditioning, elevator. Suite is fully ADA compliant. Large enough for couples, families and small groups. Monthly rent is $180 per day. Please call Tamara Greenberg if interested. (415) 305-7304.

PSYCHOTHERAPY OFFICE/SUBLET. Large, beautiful, Union Street/Gough, all-therapist suite, Wednesdays/$235/month. (510) 848-3372.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SERIES 2010-11
CIP's Professional Development Series: Registration discounts are available for members & early registration. Become a member today! For full information or to register, please visit www.cipmarin.org, or call (415) 459-5999 x101.

Seminar for Professionals: ancient Zen pond, shrink jumps in ... plop! Shame, Vulnerability and Beginner’s Mind with A. Raja Hornstein, Psy.D.; Arlene Bermann, LCSW; Chris Fortin, MFT. Saturday, October 30, 2010 9am-4pm at Town Center, Corte Madera - Community Room. 6 CEUs approved for MFTs & LCSWs, and 6 CEUs approved by the MCEPAA for Psychologists. COST: $120 or $140 after October 16, 2010.

Study Groups & Classes: Expressive Therapies: Integrating Mind/Body Therapies into Practice with Ilene Serlin, Ph.D. Fridays: Oct 8, Nov 12, Dec 10, 2010, and Feb 18, May 13, 2011 10am-12 noon at CIP, 1330 Lincoln, San Rafael, Room 203. 12 CEUs approved for MFTs & LCSWs.

Study Groups & Classes: Widening the Royal Road with Meredith Sabini, MS, Ph.D.; Fariba Bogzaran, Ph.D.; John Beebe, M.D. Saturdays: September 25, October 9, November 13, December 11, 2010, 10am-2pm at CIP, 1330 Lincoln, San Rafael, Suite 201. 4 CEUs per session approved for MFTs & LCSWs, and 4 CEUs per session approved by the MCEPAA for Psychologists. COST:$100 per session or $375 for the series. This course may be attended on a per session basis.

Study Groups & Classes: Neuro-Science of Attachment in Relationships with Linda Graham, MFT. Wednesdays: October 6, 13, 20, 27, and November 3, 10 9-11am at CIP, 1330 Lincoln, San Rafael, CA, Room 203. 12 CEUs approved for MFTs & LCSWs, and 12 CEUs approved by the MCEPAA for Psychologists. COST: $200 or $220 after August 27, 2010.

Study Groups & Classes: Dreams Consultation Group with Meredith Sabini, Ph.D. Fridays: Oct 15, Nov 19, Dec 17, Jan 21 11am-1pm at CIP, 1330 Lincoln Ave, San Rafael, Room 203. 2 CEUs per session approved for MFTs & LCSWs. COST:$50/month. Class size is limited to six participants. 

Seminar for Professionals: Mental Health, A Vanishing but Critical Concept with Nancy McWilliams, Ph.D. Saturday, January 29, 2011, 9am-4pm at Four Points Sheraton, 1010 Northgate Drive, San Rafael. 6 CEUs approved for MFTs & LCSWs, and 6 CEUs approved by the MCEPAA for Psychologists. COST: $120 or $140 after January 15, 2011.

Appointment Book: 

Clnicial Field Theory, Made Simple
Fri, Oct 1 (begins) / 11:30 AM - 1:15 PM / PINC Library, 2252 Fillmore Street / San Francisco
NCSPP / (415) 457-9949 / Karim Dajani, Psy.D / $170-$295

Close Readings: Bay Area Psychoanalytic Writers
Fri, Oct 1 (begins) / 7:30 PM - 9 PM / PINC Library, 2252 Fillmore Street / San Francisco
NCSPP / (415) 457-9949 / Sharon Bass, Ph.D. / $135-$215

SFCP East Bay Psychoanalytic Student Seminars
Sat, Oct 2 (begins) / 11:30 AM - 1 PM / 2127 Ashby Ave. / Berkeley
SFCP / (415) 563-5815 / Louis Roussel, Ph.D. / free

Ulysses and Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
Mon, Oct 4 (begins) / 10:30 AM - 12 PM / PINC Library, 2252 Fillmore Street / San Francisco
NCSPP / (415) 457-9949 / Michael Zimmerman, Ph.D. / $640-$1140

SFCP East Bay Psychotherapy Forum
Wed, Oct 6 / 7 PM - 9 PM / St. John's Presbyterian Church, 2727 College Ave. / Berkeley
SFCP / (415) 563-5815 / Leah Balowitz, Psy.D. / $15-$18

SFCP Coalition for Clinical Social Workers (CCSW)
Wed, Oct 6 / 6:15 PM - 9 PM / SFCP, 2340 Jackson Street, 4th floor / San Francisco
SFCP / (415) 563-5815 / Elyse Miller, LCSW / free

APW 2010 The Ends of Analysis / Oct. 8-10
Fri, Oct 8 (begins) / 9 AM - 5 PM / Alliance Francaise / 1345 Bush St. / San Francisco
Lacanian School / (510) 501-7632 / Dr. Dany Nobus and Dr. Sol Aparicio / $100-$250

SFCP Child Colloquium
Sat, Oct 9 / 10 AM - 12 PM / SFCP, 2340 Jackson Street, 4th floor / San Francisco
SFCP / (415) 563-5815 / Susan Donner, M.D. / free

SFCP Scientific Meeting
Mon, Oct 11 / 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM / SFCP, 2340 Jackson Street, 4th floor / San Francisco
SFCP / (415) 563-5815 / TBA / free

SFCP North Bay Psychotherapy Forum
Tue, Oct 12 / 7 PM - 9 PM / 4340 Redwood Highway / San Rafael
SFCP / (415) 563-5815 / Cleopatra Victoria, M.A. / free

SFCP Training Division Open House
Wed, Oct 13 / 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM / SFCP, 2340 Jackson Street, 4th floor / San Francisco
SFCP / (415) 563-5815 / / free

A Reappraisal of Complex Theory
Sat, Oct 16 / 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM / Jung Institute / 2040 Gough St / San Francisco
Jung Institute / (415) 771-8055 / Betsy Cohen, LCSW, Ph.D. / $100

Intro to Lacan / South Bay Seminar Oct. 17 & 24
Sun, Oct 17 (begins) / 4 PM - 7 PM / 1999 S. Bascom Ave / Campbell
Lacanian School / (408) 315-6960 / Dr. Ayelet Hirsfeld and Dr. Jon Bathori / $64-$100

SFCP San Francisco Psychotherapy Forum
Tue, Oct 19 / 7:15 PM - 9 PM / SFCP, 2340 Jackson Street, 4th floor / San Francisco
SFCP / (415) 563-5815 / Michiko Tamate, MFT / free

SFCP South Bay Psychotherapy Forum
Tue, Oct 19 / 7:15 PM - 9 PM / Stanford Medical Center, 401 Quarry Road / Stanford
SFCP / (415) 563-5815 / Shubha Herlekar, LMFT / free

Third Annual Couple Psychotherapy Event: A Day with Francis Grier
Sat, Oct 23 / 9 AM - 4 PM / David Brower Center, 2150 Allston Way / Berkeley
NCSPP / (415) 948-8823 / F. Grier, Ph.D., J. Friend, LCSW, & L. Benioff, Ph.D. / $30-$180

Schizophrenia: An Insensitivity Training Workshop
Sat, Oct 23 / 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM / Jung Institute / 2040 Gough St / San Francisco
Jung Institute / (415) 771-8055 / Ira Steinman, MD and Tom Singer, MD / $100

SFCP Conversations on Adolescents: Adolescent Treatment
Sat, Oct 23 / 10 AM - 12 PM / Flamingo Conference, 2777 Fourth Street / Santa Rosa
SFCP / (415) 563-5815 / John DiMartini, Ph.D. / free

To Say or Not to Say It 
Tue, Oct 26 (begins) / 7 PM - 9 PM / Private Office / Oakland
NCSPP / (415) 457-9949 / Mark Sullivan, Ph.D., MFT / $100-$200

SFCP Grand Rounds: Art & PA: Going into the Zone
Wed, Oct 27 / 6:15 PM - 7:30 PM / Stanford Medical Center, 401 Quarry Road / Stanford
SFCP / (415) 563-5815 / Susan Yamaguchi, L.C.S.W. / free

SFCP Professional Development Salon
Wed, Oct 27 / 7:30 PM - 9 PM / SFCP, 2340 Jackson Street, 4th floor / San Francisco
SFCP / (415) 563-5815 / Presenter TBA / Cost TBA 

SFCP SB Ext. Div. and PAPPTP Joint Program
Sat, Oct 30 / 9 AM - 1 PM / Christ Episcopal Church, 1040 Border Road / Los Altos
SFCP / (415) 563-5815 / Henry Markman, M.D. and Mitchell Wilson, M.D. / $60

SFCP East Bay Psychotherapy Forum
Wed, Nov 3 / 7 PM - 9 PM / Location TBA / 
SFCP / (415) 563-5815 / Diana Fuery, Ph.D. / free

A Day With Adrienne Harris
Sat, Nov 6 / 9 AM - 3:30 PM / Jewish Community Center, 3200 California Street / San Francisco
SFCP / (415) 563-5815 / Adrienne Harris / Cost TBA