San Francisco Psychoanalytic Student Seminars: Social Work in Community Settings: How Theory Supports Effective Alliances
Suzanne Klein, PhD, Chair
These seminars are offered as a community service intended to supplement local training with psychoanalytic clinical instruction. The courses are offered at a reduced fee to pre- and post-doctoral psychology interns, psychiatry residents, and pre-licensed MFT and social work interns currently in clinical placements.
|Course Title:||Social Work in Community Settings: How Theory Supports Effective Alliances|
|Dates:||Mondays, September 11, 18, 25; October 2, 2017|
|Time:||07:00pm - 08:30pm|
|Instructors:||Elyse Miller, LCSW and Elizabeth M. Simpson, LCSW|
|Location:||San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis
444 Natoma Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
|Readers:||Articles will be distributed via email|
This course is intended for beginning social work clinicians and others doing community based client work. Our intention is to introduce basic psychodynamic concepts that support front-line work, develop thinking and facilitate resilience.
Each week one reading will be suggested which will serve as the basis of a didactic presentation related to our topic. Case vignettes related to the topics are strongly encouraged
September 11, 2017
Therapeutic Engagement with Our Clients: How Do We Stay Reliable?
This first week we will begin to get to know one another and form a group.
September 18, 2017
How Psychodynamic Principles Ground our Work: The Therapeutic Alliance, the Frame, Case Formulation and Therapeutic Action
We will explore making use of developmental history to form a full and humane picture of our Client.
September 25, 2017
Using our Countertransference to Stay Engaged and Resilient
October 2, 2017
Recognizing Countertransference: A Vehicle to Understanding Our Responses to Clients
- There will be a full refund if one requests to drop the program on or before August 11, 2017.
- There will be a 10% cancellation fee if one requests to drop the program after August 12, 2017.