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Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute & Society

Study Group on Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy

We are delighted to announce the third year of the


The Study Group is a great way to gain a more in-depth understanding about psychoanalytic work and ideas in a warm and open setting.

This will be our first Study Group in Farmington Hills, and it will meet monthly. We are also delighted to announce that the Study Group leader will be Dr. Aisha Abbasi, a supervising and training analyst at the Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute and a talented and sought-out teacher and supervisor.

Topics which have been the focus of past Study Groups include:

  • Assessment and beginning a psychoanalytic therapy
  • How to work with transference and countertransference
  • Psychoanalytic listening
  • The distinct values and therapeutic commitments of a psychoanalytic therapist
  • Trauma and work with "difficult" patients
and many more...

Study Group plan of readings will be agreed to by discussion of participants in the first meeting.

First meeting: Sunday, October 15, 2006, 10:30 - Noon
Michigan Psychoanalytic Center
32481 Middlebelt Rd., Ste. 411
Farmington Hills
(between 13 and 14 Mile Roads)

Additional scheduled meetings for Fall 2006: November 12, and December 3; schedule of meetings for rest of academic year to be announced

Study Group: Open to all SATA members