Psychoanalytic Lunch & Learns

Come learn how psychoanalytic concepts relate to your work with children & families!

We cordially invite you to a series of Lunch & Learns to introduce psychoanalytic concepts to community practitioners, researchers, social workers and those in all helping professions. “Psychoanalysis” goes far beyond Freud, and has been a valuable and important part of social work since the beginning!  Join our discussions to learn something new and meet others with similar interests.

As of 4/8/20, Lunch & Learns have moved online!

Upcoming trainings

Mentalization & Reflective Parenting

Thursday, November 18, 2021
11AM – 12PM CT
Free & Online!
1 CEU available

This session will explore the basics of attachment through a psychoanalytic lens. We will focus on the impact of child attachment on adult attachment, including how it influences adult romantic relationships. After registering through Eventbrite, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about how to join the meeting.

Psychoanalytic Lunch & Learns 2021-2022 dates: 

January 27, 2022, 11AM-12PM CT: Defense Mechanisms Explained

Past trainings

From Childhood to Adult Attachment

Thursday, September 16, 2021

This session explored the basics of attachment through a psychoanalytic lens. The session focused on the impact of child attachment on adult attachment, including how it influences adult romantic relationships.