Here at the Sue Fairbanks Psychoanalytic Academy, we strive to increase the knowledge and understanding of psychoanalytic theory by translating this theory through our three branches: research, community trainings, and certificate courses. In this blog, you’ll find the latest September 2021 updates from the Academy.
In this research roundup, we’ve outlined recent studies on using mentalization-based therapy to mitigate trauma and build secure attachments. Check out brief summaries of each study and implications for practice below.
November 18th, 2021, 11am-12pm CST: Mentalization & Reflective Parenting
January 27th, 2022, 11am-12pm CST: Defense Mechanisms Explained
Post-Graduate 1 Year Certificate Course in Contemporary Psychoanalytic Social Work Practice:
Are you interested in learning more about applying psychoanalytic ideas to clinical practice? Stay tuned for our NEW virtual post-graduate certificate course!
Our year-long course uses cross-disciplinary theories and a framework of social justice to help social workers and clinicians use psychoanalytic theory to enhance their work with vulnerable clients. Learn more below and keep an eye out for more details soon!