The Traumatized Self: Theoretical and Clinical Explorations


FALL, 2009 PSYCHOANALYTIC CONSULTATION/STUDY GROUPS: Using participants’ case material and readings, we will bring our attention to the heart of analytic technique as we focus on the ways in which we, as therapists, move toward and away from contact with both our patients and our own internal states. Berkeley. For full brochure call Cindy Sachs,, 510-339-3260.

ONGOING CASE CONSULTATION AND READING GROUP: Readings on dissociation and clinical comparisons with splittng and repression. Friday afternoons, Oakland Sep 25 - Jan 22. $50/session ($800 total). CE approved. Annie Sweetnam, Ph.D. 510-428-2913,

WRITING SUPPORT GROUP for those writing or interested in writing. Focus on individual voice and style. 4th Sat. month, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, start Sep 26, Berkeley. $75/session. 8 session commitment. Annie Sweetnam, Ph.D. 510-428-2913,

PSYCHOANALYTIC CASE CONFERENCES: multi-perspectival, Wednesdays 10:00 am - 11:30 am, Oakland; Thursdays 3:15 pm - 4:45 pm. San Francisco have September openings. Oakland didactic seminar, Fridays 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm. September - December, Key clinical papers in the Bionian and British Independent Traditions: Meltzer, Ferro, Winnicott, Parsons, Bollas, Ogden. Dr. Dawn Farber, 510-763-4531. $55 per session.

MELTZER'S "AESTHETIC CONFLICT" revisions the developmental process, offering an indispensable deepening of our work. Saturday October 10, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm. Oakland. $80. CE's. Dr. Dawn Farber Psy.D. MFT, 510-763-4531, Dr. Farber practices psychoanalysis in Oakland and San Francisco; is Personal and Supervising Analyst; and a Faculty member at PINC; and teaches widely in the community.

CHILD AND ADULT CASE CONSULTATION AND READING GROUP. Pacific Heights, San Francisco. Liza Ravitz, Ph.D., Jungian Psychoanalyst. Begins September, every other week, Thursdays, 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm, $50.00. SANDPLAY cases will be included. 415-931-6135.