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Scientific Program -- The Inner World of an Aggressive Kindergarten Boy: A Child and Analyst at Work
Lucy Daniels Center
9003 Weston Parkway
Cary, NC 27513
Saturday, October 26, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
Category: Scientific Programs

The Inner World of an Aggressive Kindergarten Boy: A Child and Analyst at Work

with Denia G. Barrett, MSW

Program Description
This clinical presentation will illustrate work with a young child whose aggressive behaviors interfered with his relationships with family members, teachers, and peers. The analysis included understanding of his identifications with aggression in his object world, his use of aggression as a defense against painful affects, and allowed him and each parent to move ahead developmentally.

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When:  Saturday, October 26 
Where:  Lucy Daniels Center, 9003 Weston Parkway, Cary, NC  (MAP)
Time: 10 am - 12 noon, onsite registration and refreshments begin at 9:30 am
Cost: $45 ($50 at the door), No Charge for PCC members, LDC staff & board, full-time students with ID and trainees in the departments of social work, psychology and psychiatry

CME credits:2 / CE Credits: 2 / NBCC: 2 clock hours / All others: Letter of Attendance  

Needs based scholarships are available upon request. Contact the Programs Manager for details.

About the Presenter:  Denia Barrett, MSW, is the Director of Children’s Services and the Center for Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy at the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis.  These programs provide direct psychotherapy services, regardless of a family’s ability to pay, along with outreach programs in schools in Chicago’s most impoverished and violent neighborhoods.  Mrs. Barrett began her career working in a community infant mental health setting before pursuing analytic training at the Hanna Perkins Center in Cleveland, Ohio.  She is a faculty member and child and adolescent supervisor at the Chicago Institute, the St. Louis Psychoanalytic Institute, and the Institute of the Carolinas.  She serves on the editorial boards of the Psychoanalytic Study of the Child and Psychoanalytic Social Work.  In addition to writing about and presenting her clinical work nationally and abroad, she has contributed to volumes on ethics, supervision, and children’s dreams.  She is a past president of the Association for Child Psychoanalysis.  

Leaning Objectives: By the end of the session, learners should be able to:

  1. Describe a technical approach to helping a child whose aggressive behavior interferes with school functioning and relationships
  2. Identify the importance of a father’s contribution to a child’s mastery of aggression
  3. Design treatment plans that involve estranged parents in supporting a child’s psychotherapeutic treatment
This program is intended for psychologists, psychiatrists, clinical social workers, licensed professional counselors, and other clinicians at an intermediate to advanced level.
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CE & CME Information:
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of American Psychoanalytic Association and Psychoanalytic Center of the Carolinas. The American Psychoanalytic Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Psychoanalytic Association designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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

The Psychoanalytic Center of the Carolinas is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Psychoanalytic Center of the Carolinas maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

The Psychoanalytic Center of the Carolinas has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6518. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. The Psychoanalytic Center of the Carolinas is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.
If you have special needs or want information about our cancellation policy, please contact the Programs Manager at 919-490-3212.

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