Joint Institutes Candidates’ Committee’s 20th Annual Conference: Analytic Listening from Multiple Perspectives

Joint Institutes Candidates’ Committee

20th Annual Conference


Sunday, November 20, 2016, 3:00 pm to 6:00 PM

Rockville Hilton Hotel 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland 20852


“Analytic Listening from Multiple Perspectives”


This program is for Washington, D.C. area mental health students and providers who are interested in further

developing their listening skills and for anyone considering analytic training.


Experienced psychoanalysts Elizabeth Carr, APRN, MSN, BC; Yvonne De Cuir,

PhD, Shelley Rockwell, PhD; and David Scharff, MD who are members of

four different psychoanalytic training institutes in the D.C. Metropolitan

area will discuss their own perspectives on a case presented by Michele

Reed, MSW, a candidate who is training at one of the institutes. Participants

will have the opportunity to contribute to the moderated discussion.


Through this Workshop, participants will be able to:

  1. Compare multiple perspectives taken on one analytic case.
  2. Clarify and reconsider their current theoretical belief systems by comparing them to the multiple perspectives presented.
  3. Describe how to apply at least one practice modification to enhance their clinical listening ability.


2.5 CME/CE Credits Available



$50 per person ($55 on-site) Students/Candidates/Residents: $25 ($30 on-site)

Seating is limited; pre-registration strongly encouraged.

Registration and Additional Information Online at

Click notice on home page.


Or, send check to: Roberta Sorensen, WCP, 2120 L Street, NW, Suite 600-1, Washington, DC 20037

and clearly write “JICC” on the memo.


Continuing Medical Education:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The American Psychoanalytic Association (APsA) and the Washington Center for Psychoanalysis, Inc. The APsA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The APsA designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the educational activity.

Continuing Education – Psychology

The Washington Center for Psychoanalysis is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Washington Center for Psychoanalysis, Inc. maintains responsibility for the program and its content.

Continuing Education – Social Work

The programs of the Washington Center for Psychoanalysis meet the criteria for continuing education as defined by the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners, District of Columbia and Virginia Boards of Social Work, and the American Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work. The Washington Center for Psychoanalysis, Inc. designates this program as a continuing education activity for social work for 1 credit hour per activity hour.

Continuing Education – Licensed Professional Counselors

The Washington Center for Psychoanalysis continuing education credits meet the criteria and may be submitted for re-licensure of LPCs in Maryland, DC, and Virginia.

IMPORTANT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION FOR ALL LEARNERS: None of the planners and presenters of this CME program have any relevant financial relationships to disclose.



NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR 2016-2017 Adult Psychoanalytic Fellowship Program

The Baltimore Washington Center for Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis is now accepting applications for the 2016-2017 Adult Psychoanalytic Fellowship Program, a one-year, tuition-fee program for advanced trainees and graduates in Psychiatry, Psychology and Clinical Social Work.

Please visit for information about the application process.

Please submit applications by July 15th.

The Many Languages of the Body: Listening to the Psychosomatic States in Our Patients

Baltimore Washington Center for Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis

Washington Area Case Conference

Please join us as

Marie Murphy, MSW, BCD

presents and discusses

“The Many Languages of the Body: Listening to the Psychosomatic States in our Patients”

Friday, April 10, 2015

12:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Presentation and Discussion

Please bring your own lunch

River Road Unitarian Congregation, 6301 River Road, Bethesda, MD

(the parking lot entrance is on Whittier Boulevard)

The conference is in Room 31

(enter main door; turn left, go through several rooms and down the stairs)

Introduction to Psychodynamic Theory & Practice

The Consortium of three psychoanalytic institutes — Baltimore Washington Center for Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis, Contemporary Freudian Society and Washington Center for Psychoanalysis—is pleased to offer a new yearlong course in Baltimore

Program Description: This program is intended for mental health professionals who wish to learn about psychodynamic principles and techniques. The bi-weekly sessions will include concepts of transference and countertransference, enactments, case formulation, the unconscious, mind-body connection, dreams, verbal and non-verbal communication, trauma, and self-disclosure. Clinical case material provided by teachers and participants will be examined to illustrate these topics.

Faculty: Classes will be led by a variety of instructors from all three psychoanalytic institutes. They are all experienced psychoanalytic clinicians and teachers.

Who should attend: This yearlong course is intended for mental health professionals who are either licensed or license-eligible, including advanced graduate students who have had clinical experience.

Location: Classes will be held on the campus of Sheppard-Pratt Hospital, Towson, MD. Specific directions will be provided before classes begin.Tuition: Tuition will be $500 for the year, payable by either check or credit card. If you have special financial circumstances that you would like considered, please contact Dr. Cindy Mendelson at 410-296-2920 to discuss this further.Schedule of Classes
Classes will meet Wednesday evenings, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. on:
September 17, 2014
October 1, 15, 29, 2014
November 12, 19, 2014
December 3, 2014
January 7, 21, 2015
February 4, 18, 2015
March 4, 18, 2015
April 8, 22, 2015

Application is available upon request.

Continuing Education (CME/CE) Information: 22.5 hours
Learning objectives and CME/CE information available by request

For further information and/or to request an application: please contact either —
Beverly Betz, MSW, BCD-P, at 410-464-9756 or, or
John Hayes, PhD, at 410-206-6410 or, or
Cindy Mendelson, PhD, at 410-296-2920 or


Baltimore Washington Center for Psychoanalysis and

Inspirit Counseling Services


Baltimore Psychoanalytic Case Conference

“The Precarious Balance Between Love and Hate: Action and Self-Control”

Presenter: Barbara Young, MD

Friday, April 25, 2014, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Grace United Methodist Church, 5407 North Charles Street, Baltimore

Registration is by sign-in on the day of the conference

Contact Person: Dr. Noreen Honeycutt, 410-466-4918;

Dr. Peter Smith, 410-433-8861, EXT 125