upcoming events & lectures

Advanced Seminar in Child and Adolescent Analysis

The Angry Child

Thursday, March 30, 2017
8:00 PM

Presenter: Ann G. Smolen, Ph.D.

This case presentation and open discussion will follow the analysis of a 4-year-old child who experienced medical trauma, exploring contemporary classical psychoanalytic framework for working with young children. Participating clinicians will gain practical insight into the impact of various types of childhood trauma on lifelong development. They will also learn specific psychoanalytic techniques for working with children who have experienced early trauma.

2 CME/CE credits offered.

FREE.

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New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute
247 East 82nd Street (between 2nd and 3rd Avenues)
The Marianne & Nicholas Young Auditorium


Ann Smolen, Ph.D. is a Training and Supervising Analyst in child, adolescent, and adult psychoanalysis at the Psychoanalytic Center of Philadelphia. Dr. Smolen has won several national awards for her clinical work, which she has presented both nationally and internationally. Dr. Smolen is the 2016-2017 recipient of the Helen Meyers Traveling Psychoanalytic Scholar Award. Dr. Smolen has published several articles, including "Boys Only! No Mothers Allowed" published in The International Journal of Psychoanalysis and translated into three languages. Dr. Smolen is the author of Mothering Without a Home: Representations of Attachment Behaviors in Homeless Mothers and Children (Aronson, 2013). Dr. Smolen's most recent book is Six Children: The Spectrum of Child Psychopathology and Its Treatment (Karnac, 2015). She maintains a private practice in child, adolescent, and adult psychotherapy and psychoanalysis in Ardmore, PA.

guidance • support • stress • anxiety • depression • conflict • hyperactivity • identity disorders • socialization • self-esteem •
guidance • support • stress • anxiety • depression • conflict • hyperactivity • identity disorders • socialization • self-esteem •
guidance • support • stress • anxiety • depression • conflict • hyperactivity • identity disorders • socialization • self-esteem •