PYS 701: AdvSem-Countertransferance/Supervision

2007-01-08 -

Time: Mondays, 9:00 – 11:30 am

Synonym:

51667 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Colborn Smith

Credits:

3

Seats:

12

Semester:

Spring 2008

Meeting Schedule:

Description:

Competency Area: Management and Supervision Restricted to Year IV students.
Prerequisite: Advanced Seminar: Object Relations Theory (PY 737A) or Advanced Seminar: Contemporary Psychoanalytic Practice (PYC 712)

This advanced seminar focuses on the use of countertransference in the supervisory experience. The seminar considers issues of containment and safety, unconscious communication, the action of supervision, and the use of the group. The seminar will involve an active exploration of conceptual material as manifested in clinical cases. The seminar is specifically designed to offer students an opportunity to inform and further develop their practice as psychotherapists and supervisors.