Authoritarian Leadership, Mental Health, and Culture Study Group 2018-2019 Learning Objectives

Once a month. 1st, 2nd, or 4th Friday of the month, depending upon preferences of group members, from 2:15-3:45 pm.
Ellicott City, MD

Our focus will be on how leadership, particularly authoritarian leadership, affects the mental health (e.g., anxiety, depression) and well-being of the population and subcultures within the population. This is a timely topic, as the […]

2018-06-16T19:50:45-04:00June 16th, 2018|

Hidden in Plain Sight – What Women Need to Know About What Makes Men Happy

Therapists, too, don’t know some important things about men that are so important in the therapeutic context.

by Deborah Fox, MSW


Jessica wonders why she and Steve don’t seem to have much to say to each other these days.  Bickering has become a frequent pastime. It seems he’s only interested in being with her when he […]

2018-05-27T22:22:07-04:00May 27th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

It’s Time for Nominations for the ICP+P Board of Directors

An email was sent to the membership earlier this month reminding everyone that elections are coming up for ICP+P Board of Director positions this April. We have heard from several members interested in General Board Representative. We encourage members to consider all the positions. The Board meetings are held once a month on the third […]

2018-02-24T14:30:23-05:00February 23rd, 2018|

Who We Are and Why!

Roger Segalla, Jr., Director Emeritus, shares his thoughts at the Bruce Wine Memorial Conference on September 23, 2017


In 1994 Joseph Lichtenberg and Rosemary Segalla each brought a group of friends and colleagues together around a shared interest in the work of Heinz Kohut and his new perspective on psychoanalysis and psychodynamic psychotherapy. Despite their excitement […]

2017-11-21T22:00:14-05:00October 4th, 2017|Tags: |

Couples Study Group 2017-2018 Learning Objectives

1st Friday of every month from 1:10-2:40pm
3000 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 214
Washington, DC 20008

The challenges of working with couples will be explored through readings that draw from self psychology, attachment theory, intersubjectivity and relational theories, neuroscience, as well as clinical discussion. Topics will include working with oppositional couples, countertransference dilemmas, sexual issues, infidelity, loss and […]

2017-08-22T15:25:06-04:00August 22nd, 2017|

Aging and Mortality Study Group 2017-2018 Learning Objectives

2nd Friday of every month from 2:30-4:00 pm
4400 East-West Highway
Bethesda, MD 20814

The focus of the group will be the aging process and treatment of older adults. We will be reading books that discuss clinical phenomena and therapeutic approaches as well as fictionalized accounts and other literary works about the aging process. Group discussions will be […]

2017-08-22T14:54:46-04:00August 22nd, 2017|

Couples Study Group 2016-2017 Learning Objectives

1st Friday of every month from 1:10-2:40pm
3000 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 214
Washington, DC 20008

The challenges of working with couples will be explored through readings that draw from self psychology, attachment theory, intersubjectivity and relational theories, neuroscience, as well as clinical discussion. Topics will include working with oppositional couples, countertransference dilemmas, sexual issues, infidelity, loss and […]

2017-03-24T21:18:02-04:00March 24th, 2017|

Aging and Mortality Study Group 2016-2017 Learning Objectives

3rd Friday of every month from 2:30-4:00 pm
4400 East-West Highway
Bethesda, MD 20814

The focus of the group will be the aging process and treatment of older adults. We will be reading books that discuss clinical phenomena and therapeutic approaches as well as fictionalized accounts and other literary works about the aging process. Group discussions will be […]

2017-03-24T19:43:06-04:00March 24th, 2017|

2017 Scientific Day

Elizabeth M. Carr, APRN, MSN, BC

Have Compassion for Everyone You Meet: Music as a Medium of Relational Intimacy


Thomas Hoffman, M.D.

The Psychodynamics of Performance Anxiety: Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in the Treatment of Social Anxiety Disorder


Jeffrey Jay, Ph.D.

Whatever Happened To The Moral Dimensions of Psychological Trauma?


Saturday, January 28, 2017         […]

2017-03-24T19:15:06-04:00March 24th, 2017|

Not By Words Alone: Body Based Interventions for Healing the Wounds of Attachment and Trauma

~May 5th with Tally Tripp, MA, MSW, ATR-BC~

Both sessions are sold out.  Thank you for the tremendous response!

In this introductory Sensorimotor Psychotherapy workshop, participants will learn to observe, track and respond to attachment wounds and trauma-based experiences that are stored implicitly in the body. The session will introduce a range of experiential “bottom-up” (somatic) […]

2017-05-11T05:51:04-04:00March 20th, 2017|Tags: , , , , |
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