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Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy Training Program Open House

Date: 29 2023 20:00

The Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy Training Program


at the Institute, 20 West 74th Street between Columbus Avenue & Central Park West



8:00-9:30 PM


Children, Depression & Family Dynamics:

The Impact of Loss, Language & Love


A Clinical Presentation by Michelle Silva Nuxoll, LCSW-R

Supervisor Tomas Casado-Frankel, LMFT


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This presentation will follow the nine month treatment of a six-year-old girl over Zoom. Much of the work took place during her transition from Kindergarten to first grade. Feelings of loss, separation anxiety and family dynamics will be discussed. 


Refreshments will be served after the presentation and CAPTP faculty, graduates and current students will be present to answer questions about the Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy Training Program. 




Michelle Silva Nuxoll, LCSW-R, is a bilingual psychotherapist in private practice in Bayside, NY. Prior to her work in private practice she worked as a psychotherapist, supervisor, and clinical director at an outpatient community mental health clinic in Queens. Michelle is a 3rd year student in the CAPTP program the Institute.


Tomas Casado-Frankel, LMFT, is a graduate of the William Alanson White Institute's CAPT Program as well as the Psychoanalytic Training Certificate Program. He is also a graduate of the Couples & Family Therapy Program at the Universidad Pontificia Comillas, Madrid, Spain, and a Higher Diploma in Conflict and Dispute Resolution Studies from Trinity College Dublin. He co-authored Managing the Psychological Aspects of Deportation and Child Custody (with Maria Nardone, PhD),  a chapter in Appleseed’s online manual, Protecting Assets and Child Custody in the Face of Deportation (2017), and he is also the co-author of Early Relational Trauma and the Development of the Self: A Model of Therapeutic Accompaniment (Routledge, 2022). He is a member of the William Alanson White Center for Public Mental Health.