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RIPPP Open House June 27 2018

Date: Jun 27, 2018 10:00 am


Interpersonal Psychoanalysts Discuss Approaches to Borderline Transferences

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Our Faculty will discuss the Interpersonal Psychoanalytic approach to the analysis of character pathology and how Interpersonal Psychoanalysts deal with enactments in the treatment of angry/borderline individuals.


Wednesday, 27 June 2018

10:00 AM - Noon







Our Faculty


Sharon Kofman PhD, MPH,is a Training and Supervising psychoanalyst, Fellow and Faculty Member at the William Alanson White Institute and Co-Director of the White Institute's Russian Online Intensive Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Program. She is also a member of the Center for Public Mental Health at the Institute. She was formerly the Co-ordinator of the License-Qualifying Program in Psychoanalysis and Director of the Low-Cost Psychotherapy Supervision Service at the White Institute. Currently, she co-teaches a course on trauma, dissociation and intergenerational transmission of trauma in the WAWI psychoanalytic certificate program.  She has previously lectured and taught courses on gender and sexuality at a number of psychoanalytic training institutes in New York City. In addition, she is currently a supervisor and faculty member in the Eating Disorder, Compulsions and Addictions Program, and a supervisor in the Couples Therapy Training and Education Program at WAWI. She is a member of APsaA and the IPA. She was previously a faculty member in the Parent-Infant Program of the Columbia Psychoanalytic Center, as well as an Adjunct Lecturer of Psychology in Psychiatry at Weill Medical College of Cornell University where she participated in the Payne Whitney Women's program.  Her publications include: Sharon Kofman and Ruth Imber (2005), "Pregnancy" in (ed. Sheila F. Brown) What Do Mothers Want? The Analytic Press; and Caryn Gorden and Sharon Kofman (2015), "Body and Soul": Eating Disorders in the Orthodox Jewish Community in (ed. Jean Petrucelli) Body-States, Routledge. Dr. Kofman has a full-time private practice in psychoanalysis and psychotherapy in NYC where she treats individuals, couples and families, adults and adolescents.


Ira Moses, PhD, ABP, is a Training and Supervising Analyst; Former Director of Training and Former Director of Clinical Services, William Alanson White Institute.  Board Member of the China American Psychoanalytic Alliance; Member of the International Psychoanalytic Association (IPA), and the American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) where he serves on their committee for the revision of their Educational Standards. He has published articles on the Misuse of Empathy; Anonymity and Self Disclosure; and the Analysts Resistance to Asking Questions. He is Board Certified and committee member of the American Board of Psychoanalysis.


Learn more about our 2018-19 Online Interpersonal Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Program for Russian Speakers


An online program designed for exclusively for Russian Speaking advanced mental health practitioners, who would like to learn about the interpersonal/relational tradition of psychoanalytic psychotherapy. Including both theoretical and clinical discussions the program aims to enhance clinical skills and theoretical understanding of working with diverse patient populations. The 28-week program includes weekly clinical theory seminars and clinical case discussions.