Winter Courses


Psychopathology, Symptom Development, and Assessment
Ann Arbor

10-week seminar taught by  Carole Symer, Ph.D.

Wednesdays, 1:30-3, November 20, 2013 – February 5, 2014 

Basic concepts on the development of psychopathology will be addressed in this course.  A special emphasis will be on diagnostic considerations. 

*[A, C, P] 15 CE credits pending

Price: $170.00
Shipping: $0


Gender and Sexuality  (E) 
Ann Arbor
5-week seminar taught by Karen Baker, M.S.W.

Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., January 18 – February 15, 2014

This course will review the literature on gender and sexuality, with particular focus on sexual orientation.  Revisions in theory and clinical approaches will be explored.  Topics will include, but not be limited to, issues of transference and countertransference, coming out, developmental issues and gender non-conformity.  Clinical material will be welcomed. 

[A, C, P]   15 CE credits pending


Gender and Sexualtiy
Price: $170.00
Shipping: $0



Freud’s Cases, Part 1
E. Lansing

An 8-week seminar taught by Peter Wood, M.S.W. 

Mondays, 12 – 1:30p.m., January 6-March 3, 2014

This exploration of Freud’s early case studies will explore how Freud used the cases to work out his basic tenets of psychoanalysis.  Supplementary articles will offer current perspectives on theory, examine the ongoing reassessment of Freud’s cases, and explore implications for clinical practice.

Course fee $255 ($275 non-members) for Parts 1 and 2. * † [A, C, P].  22.5 CE credits pending


Freud's Cases
Price: $255.00
Shipping: $0



Development 2 - Preschool and Latency Development
Jackson - 

Dr. Schaer is willing to teach this class in Ann Arbor if a student will offer space.

6-week seminar taught by Ira Schaer, Ph.D. 

Fridays, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., November 1-December 13, 2013

This course covers the integration of biological, psychological, gender and social development during the preschool and latency periods. The vulnerabilities and conflicts of this stage for both boys and girls are elaborated. Various theories of development during these age periods will be discussed.

 * †[A, C, P]


Development 2
Price: $120.00
Shipping: $0


(E) = Elective          [A– Adult analysis; C– Child analysis;  P—Psychotherapy]
* Denotes a required course in the Adult Psychoanalysis Training Program
** Denotes a required course in the Child Psychoanalysis Training Program
§ Denotes a required course in the Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Training Program