Child Colloquia Program: Transference and Countertransference: A Day with Stanley Leiken, MD

2014 – 2015 Child Colloquium Series

Myrna Frankel, LCSW and Kenneth Roberson, PhD Co-Chairs
Shahla Chehrazi, MD, Sharon Karp-Lewis, PsyD, LCSW and Sarah Stadler, MD, Committee Members

The Child Analytic Program of the San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis welcomes you to a series of presentations representing the remarkable scope of child psychoanalysis today. These discussions will offer us an increasingly sophisticated understanding of the mind and of human development seen through the lens of clinical experience with children and adolescents. We also will examine the use of film portraying the thinking processes of children.

Title: Transference and Countertransference: A Day with Stanley Leiken, MD
Date: Saturday, February 7, 2015
Time: 10:00am - 04:00pm
Presenter: Stanley Leiken, MD
Location: San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis
444 Natoma Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Program Fee: $ 60.00
CME/CE: 5 CME/CE Credits available for an additional:
 
$ 60.00  General
$ 50.00  SFCP Analyst Members, Candidates and Community Members
To Register: Click here to regsiter this program now
(Registration is encouraged but not required)

 

Recognizing the increasing referral of children with more severe difficulties, Dr. Leiken will address the challenges of multiple transferences, countertransference and complex enactments.  Geographic supervisor in child analysis at both SFCP and the Seattle Institute, Dr. Leiken will share his vast expertise in the nature of child and adolescent analysis.  Case material and discussion will be presented in a workshop format, allowing ample time for close observation of treatment process among the participants.

Recommended Readings:

  • The "Technique of Child Analysis: Problems of Countertransference", by Robert Kohrman, et al., Int. J. of Psa, 52:487-497, 1971
  • "The Child and Adolescent's Analyst's Emotional reactions to his Patients and their Parents", Isadore Bernstein & Jules Glenn, Int. Review of Psa, 15:225-241, 1988
  • Kohrman, R., Fineberg, H.H., Gelman, R.L., Weiss, S. (1971). Technique of Child Analysis: Problems of Countertransference. Int. J. Psycho-Anal., 52:487-497.

Stanley Leiken, MD
Child and Adult Psychoanalyst, New Center for Psychoanalysis, Los Angeles.
Geographic Child Supervisor for SFCP and Seattle Psychoanalytic Institute.

 


Course Objectives:

Participants will be able to

  1. list two examples of transference and countertransference dynamics in their own work with child patients.
  2. explain the value of exploring countertransference reactions in understanding patients’ internal psychological dynamics.
  3. describe what enactments are and how they are useful in the psychological treatment of children.

 

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PHYSICIANS: The San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis designates this educational activity for a maximum of 5 credits as listed for each individual program, AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This credit may also be applied to the CMA Certification in Continuing Medical Education.

LCSWs/MFTs: The San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis is a provider approved by the Board of Behavioral Sciences, Provider Number PCE623, for 5 CE credits on an hour for hour basis.

PSYCHOLOGISTS: Psychologists attending SFCP events approved for CME credits may report AMA PRA Category 1Credit(s)™ toward their CE requirements. Psychologists self-certify the number of hours they have completed on their renewal form (whether online or paper). The San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

REGISTERED NURSES: The San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 02677, on an hour for hour basis.

SFCP is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. SFCP maintains responsibility for this program and its contents.

Commercial Support: None

Faculty Disclosure: The following moderators and planning committee members have disclosed NO financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with commercial companies who have provided products or services, relating presentation(s) or commercial support for this continuing medical education activity: Kenneth Roberson, PhD, Myrna Frankel, LCSW, Shahla Chehrazi, MD, Sharon Karp-Lewis, PsyD, LCSW, Sarah Stadler, MD and Stanley Leiken, MD. All conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with the ACCME Updated Standards for Commercial Support.

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