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Course Schedule for Academic year 9/2005 thru 6/2006

Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Study Program

Relational course (Lynne Tenbusch) for three Wednesdays:  Nov. 2, 9, and 16, 2005.
We will meet from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. in Ann Arbor.
The book for the course will be NEGOTIATING THE THERAPEUTIC ALLIANCE:
by Jeremy Safran and J. Christopher Muran.
Guilford Press, New York. 2000
For the first meeting please read pages 1 71.
For further information,  please contact Lynne Tenbusch at 734 973-3232


Trauma: Theory and Treatment   (Beth Waiess)-- three Tuesday evenings in East Lansing in May 2006.  
The specific dates will be Monday, May 15, 6-8 p.m., Tuesday, May 23, 6-8 p.m., and Tuesday, May 30, 6-8 p.m.
Location:  Executive POffice Park, Northwins Drive, East Lansing.
For further information, please contact Elizabeth Waiess, Psy.D. at 517 336-9930
 or at .

Freud's Theory (Frank Sollars) for 4.5 hours.  March 8 to April 5 in Brmingham on Wednesdays
from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
For further information, please contact Frank Sollars
at  248 646-9322

Object Relations (Ellen VanDeMark) Monday afternoons in Alma for three extended sessions..
For further information, please contact Ellen VanDeMark
at  989 463-6656

Infant Development
Wednesdays, November 30 from 5 to 7 p.m. and December 7 from 5 to 7:30 p.m.
in Ann Arbor
by Daniel Stern. Basic Books, 1985.
This can be purchased at Often you can find a used copy.
For the first class please read the first 100 pages.

For further information, please contact Lynne Tenbusch at 734 973-3232


 Gender (Jeff Glindmeyer) April, 2006 for 4.5 hours in Ann Arbor
For further information, please contact Jeff Glindmeyer, Ed.D. at  269, 342-8977

Transference/Countertransference:  Thursday evening in Okemos 
to be scheduled Winter, 2005/6 (
7:30-9PM for 9 hours.)  In this clinical course, we will combine readings on modern conceptions of transference and countertransference as revivals of memory systems with a discussion of case material from the instructor's and class members' clinical work.  We will consider when and how to interpret transference and houw to use our countertransference to further the therapeutic work.  For further information, please contact Carol Levin, MD, at 517 381-0496.

Child development: September 17, 24 and October 1 from 11-12:30 for 4.5 hours.
Location: Birmingham.
For further information, please contact
at 248-835-5381