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Our Patients' Relationships to the Communities in which They Live
Lucy Daniels Foundation
9001 Weston Parkway
Cary NC, 27513
Saturday, May 13, 2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
Category: Scientific Programs
Our Patients' Relationships to the Communities in which They Live:
Presented by Dorothy Holmes, PhD
The paper will examine conscious and unconscious dimensions of the inner and outer communities/places in which our patients live. It will offer perspectives on the psychodynamic importance of those communities. Clinical vignettes will be presented to illustrate how the treatment process benefits from engagement of the commmunities in which our patients live.
About the Presenter: Dorothy Evans Holmes, PhD, is Professor Emeritus of Clinical Psychology at The George Washington University where she was Program Director and Director of Clinical Training from 2005 to 2011. She is also a Teaching, Training and Supervising Analyst Emeritus at the Baltimore Washington Institute for Psychoanalysis. As of July 1 of 2016, she has been appointed Teaching, Training and Supervising Psychoanalyst at the Psychoanalytic Education Center of the Carolinas. Dr. Holmes has written extensively on intrapsychic influences of race, gender and their impact on psychoanalytic treatment process. Currently, she serves on the Board of Directors of the National Register of Health Service Psychologists, the Program Committee of the American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA), and its Task Force on Diversity. She has served on the Ethics Committees of APsaA and the American Psychological Association (APA), and on the editorial boards of the International Journal of Psychoanalysis and the Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association.
Dr. Holmes has received numerous honors for her scholarship on multiple cultural factors and the effects of cultural trauma, including that she was the 2012 recipient of an APA Division 39 Career Achievement Award for outstanding contributions to the advancement of women’s and racial issues in psychoanalysis. She was the 2014 Helen Meyers Traveling Psychoanalytic Scholar. She was the Plenary Speaker for the National Meeting of the American Psychoanalytic Association on January 15, 2016. She is also the invited Plenary speaker for the meetings of the American Association for Psychoanalysis in Clinical Social Work, March, 2017. Presently, she is in private practice in Bluffton, SC.
When: Saturday, May 13, 2017
Fee $45 ($50 at the door)
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