Everything you ever wanted to know about the psychotherapeutic relationship will be covered in this exciting conference! 

"Perspectives on the Therapeutic Relationship" featuring David Burns (Feeling Good), Hanna Levenson (Time-Limited Dynamic Psychotherapy), George Silberschatz (Transformative Relationships), Patricia Wood (The Wright Institute), and John Young (UCSF). Cognitive, psychodynamic, and control mastery perspectives on the therapeutic relationship will be described. A detailed clinical case will be presented and each speaker will use this case material to conceptualize the nature of the therapeutic relationship.

After the seminar participants will understand: 1) the role of the therapeutic relationship in psychotherapy and 2) how to apply different perspectives on the therapeutic relationship to clinical material. 

Sat, June 3, 9 AM to 4:30 PM. Langley Porter Auditorium (LPPI-190), Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, UCSF, 401 Parnassus Ave., San Francisco. 6 CEUs (MD, PhD, LCSW, MFT) $135 pre-registration; $150 at door. Students and trainees: $30/$45 door. Register online here.