A Day with MARY TARGET, PhD

from the Anna Freud Centre in London

ATTACHMENT, AFFECT / SELF-Regulation,
and Mentalization in Psychotherapy

Few clinicians in the world today are as close to the center of cutting edge clinical practice as is Mary Target, PhD. She has lectured around the world on applications of attachment theory, mentalization based treatments, embodied language, affect regulation, narcissistic and borderline personality disorders, development of the self, and treatment of the difficult patient.

Thursday, February 7, 2013
8:30 AM – 5 PM
Residence Inn by Marriott Pentagon City

Topics of Four 90 minute workshops

  1. An Affect and Self-Regulation Model of Development: What’s “Under the Hood” of Attachment Theory
  2. Developmental and Longitudinal Perspectives on Mentalization and Affect Regulation
  3. Management of Problems in Affect Regulation in Adolescence and Young Adulthood
  4. Challenges to the Model of an Affect and Mentalization Developmental Perspective

6 CME/CE Credits
$160 WCP Members, ND Students & Alumni
$185 Non-Members
$120 WCP Candidates and Students

Online registration is closed but there is still space available.  Contact Paco Martinez to register.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Information on Dr. Target, links to online publications that will provide a flavor of what you will experience at this unique workshop, and Registration Information are at: www.wcpweb.org

Refund and Cancellation Policy:Full refunds minus a $50 cancellation fee will be honored if received by Wednesday, January 23.  Email your request to ConfManagement@aol.com.  After January 23, no refunds are permitted. Substitutions are allowed at any time but the member/non-member rate will apply.

Continuing Medical Education:
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of The American Psychoanalytic Association and the Washington Center for Psychoanalysis, Inc.  The American Psychoanalytic Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  The American Psychoanalytic Association designates this educational activity for 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™ per hour.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the educational activity.  Disclosure information is on record indicating that participating faculty members have no significant financial relationships to disclose.
Continuing Education – Psychology:
The Washington Center for Psychoanalysis, Inc. is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  The Washington Center for Psychoanalysis, Inc. maintains responsibility for the program and its content and offers 1 credit hour per hour for this activity. 
Continuing Education – Social Work:
The programs of the Washington Center for Psychoanalysis, Inc. meet the criteria for continuing education as defined by the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners, District of Columbia and Virginia Boards of Social Work, and the American Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work.  The Washington Center for Psychoanalysis, Inc. designates this program as a continuing education activity for social work for 1 credit hour per activity hour.