Classes meet on the third Saturday of each month from 10:00 a.m. until noon for 10 months. The first class begins on September 21st, 2019. Single classes are not offered through this program.
ABOUT THE EXTENSION PROGRAM
The Extension Program offers classes in contemporary psychoanalysis to both licensed therapists and those in training for licensure, as well as academics.
Extension Program participants receive an extensive introduction to both contemporary and classical analytic theory. In addition, all courses are taught by ICP members and candidates in a way that promotes active exploration of the application of psychoanalytic concepts in the clinical setting.
A one-year Foundations Class provides the student with the basic concepts of analytic theory and technique.
Classes meet once a month for 10 consecutive months. All class meetings are held on the third Saturday of each month, from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon, at the ICP office. The curriculum starts in September 2019 and runs until June 2020.
The Extension Program can be taken as a stand-alone course of study, and it can also serve as an educational platform for advancement into higher levels of psychoanalytic training, including the Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Program and the 4-Year Candidate Psychoanalytic Training.
The program presents a survey of historical models, along with an introduction to contemporary analytic thinking. The classes focus on core psychoanalytic concepts and their basic application to clinical practice. They include:
- Overview of Contemporary Psychoanalytic Theory
- Freud and the History of Psychoanalysis
- Object Relations
- Object Relations Clinical Case Conference
- Self Psychology
- Intersubjective Systems Theory
- Relational Perspectives
- Specificity Theory
- Clinical Case Conference from Different Perspectives
- The Contribution of Infant Research to our Clinical Thinking
$575 Licensed Mental Health Professionals
$475 Pre-licensed Mental Health Professionals/Academics
$25 ICP Professional Affiliate Member Fee
The cost is for the entire series – Single classes are not offered through this program. Classes meet on the third Saturday of each month from 10:00 a.m. until noon.
REFUND POLICY Students must submit a refund request in writing to the ICP office. Students who withdraw by the first class session, or the seventh day after enrollment, whichever is later, will be refunded all tuition paid. Students who withdraw mid-semester will be refunded for the classes not taken after the request has been submitted. For those completing the course there is no refund for any classes missed.
LOCATION OF PROGRAM:
10780 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 350
Los Angeles, CA 90025
CE/CME certificates are awarded at final class, after evaluations have been submitted and hours awarded are based on attendance.
No one in the planning or presentation of this activity has any relevant financial relationships with a commercial interest to disclose.
ICP designates this live activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The Institute of Contemporary Psychoanalysis is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Institute of Contemporary Psychoanalysis maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
The Institute of Contemporary Psychoanalysis is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for MFT, LCSW, LPCC, and LEP’s. Institute of Contemporary Psychoanalysis maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content. The Institute of Contemporary Psychoanalysis is recognized as a CAMFT-approved Continuing Education Provider #137324. Course meets the qualifications for 20 hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences
Please submit any requests for special accommodations to the ICP Office a month prior to the first class.
All grievances may be filed with the ICP Office.
The ICP office can be contacted at (310) 207-8441 or firstname.lastname@example.org.