Curriculum

register todayCourse work focuses on both the developmental and clinical perspectives of childhood and adolescence. The academic year is divided into trimesters of ten weekly sessions. Classes meet on Thursdays from 8:00 a.m. through 1:00 p.m. for one hour and fifteen minutes each. The three year schedule is listed below. Website Visitors may click on each course title to view its reading list.


Courses : Year One

1st Trimester:Pasqual Pantone


Psychoanalytic Theories of Development: Birth to Early Childhood

8:00 am - 9:25 am
Pasqual Pantone, Ph.D. (10 sessions)

 

 

Normative Child Development
9:35 am - 10:50 am

Samuel Weisman, Ph.D. (10 sessions)

 

 

Gary Schlesinger

Approaches to Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy: Assumptions, Philosophy, Historical Perspectives
11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Gary Schlesinger, Ph.D. (10 sessions)

 

 

2nd Trimester:

Psychoanalytic Theories of Development: Childhood
8:00 am - 9:25 am

William Solodow, Ph.D. (10 sessions)

 

 

 

Beginning the Treatment: Assessment & Treatment Planning with Children
9:35 am - 10:50 am
Daniel Gensler, Ph.D. (10 sessions)

 

 

Pascal Sauvayre

 

Introduction to Interpersonal Psychoanalysis
11:45 am - 1 pm
Pascal Sauvayre, Ph.D. (5 sessions)

 

Constance Katz

Case Seminar

11:45 am - 1 pm

Constance Katz, Ph.D. (5 sessions)

 

 

3rd Trimester:

Psychoanalytic Theories of Development: Adolescence
8:00 am - 9:25 am

Kenneth Barish, Ph.D. (10 sessions)

 

 

Jacqueline Ferraro

Theory and Techniques of Child Therapy
9:35 am – 10:50 am

Jacqueline Ferraro, D.M.H. (10 sessions)

 

 

Case Seminar
11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Constance Katz, Ph.D. (10 sessions)


The Use of Medication in Children and Adolescents

11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Daniel Pilowsky, M.D.


 

 

Courses : Year Two

1st Trimester:

Treating the Child/Adolescent in Context, Part I
8:00 am - 9:25 am

John Mathews, Ph.D. (10 sessions)

 

 

Daniel Gensler

Psychotherapy with Adolescents
9:35 am - 10:50 am

Daniel Gensler, Ph.D. (10 sessions)

 

 

Case Seminar
11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Jo Lang, Ph.D. (10 sessions)

 

 

2nd Trimester:

Neuropsychology
8:00 am - 9:25 am

Susan Fabrick

Andrew Morrell, Ph.D. (10 sessions)

 

Child Psychopathology I
9:35 am - 10:50 am

Susan Fabrick, M.A., L.C.S.W. (10 sessions)

 


Case Seminar
11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Sara Weber
Jo Lang, Ph.D. (5 sessions)

Sara Weber, Ph.D. and Elaine Seitz, Ph.D. (5 sessions)

 

 

3rd Trimester

Contemporary British Object Relations Technique in Child Psychotherapy

8:45 am - 9:45 am
Elsa First, M.A. (10 sessions)

 

Etty Cohen

 

 

Children and Trauma
9:45 am - 11:15 am
Etty Cohen, Ph.D. (10 sessions)

 

 

Case Seminar
11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Sara Weber, Ph.D. and Elaine Seitz, Ph.D. (10 sessions)

 

 

Courses : Year Three

1st TrimesterSeth Aronson

Treating the Child/Adolescent in Context, Part II
8:00 am - 9:25 am

Seth Aronson, Psy.D. (10 sessions)

 

 

Attachment Theory
9:35 am - 10:50 am

Susan Warshaw, Ed.D. (10 sessions)

 

 

Case Seminar
11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Robin Shafran, Ph.D. (10 sessions)

 

 

2nd Trimester

Working with the More Disturbed Child & Adolescent

8:00 am - 9:25 am
Ron Balamuth, Ph.D. (10 sessions)

 

 

Psychopathology II
9:35 am - 10:50 am

Richard Briggs, Ph.D. (10 sessions)

 

 

Case Seminar
11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Robin Shafran, Ph.D. (5 sessions)
Elaine Seitz, Ph.D. (5 sessions)

 

 

3rd Trimester

Working with Families
8:00 am - 9:25 am

Carol Eagle, Ph.D. (10 sessions)

 

 

Winnicott
9:35 am - 10:50 am

Steven Tuber, Ph.D. (5 sessions)

 

 

Working with Young Children
9:35 am - 10:50 am

Elizabeth Cecil, L.C.S.W. (5 sessions)

 

 

Case Seminar
11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Elaine Seitz, Ph.D. (10 sessions)