Clinical Roundtable – Case Discussion from Cognitive Behavioral and Psychodynamic Psychology Perspectives
CSPP Lecture Series
This formal presentation will discuss a single clinical case from two different theoretical and clinical perspectives, specifically psychodynamic and cognitive behavioral psychology approaches. The presenters will provide their analyses of the case, including presenting problem(s) and issue(s), symptomatology, case conceptualization, treatment goals, and clinical interventions.
Samuel Gerson, PhD
Professor, Clinical Psychology @CSPP
Sam Gerson, PhD is a founder and Past-President of the Psychoanalytic Institute of Northern California (PINC) where he is currently on the faculty and serves as a Training and Supervising Analyst. He is an Associate Editor of Psychoanalytic Dialogues, and an Editor for Studies in Gender and Sexuality and the Psychoanalytic Quarterly. In 2007 he received the "Elise M. Hayman Award for the Study of Genocide and the Holocaust" from the International Psychoanalytic Association for his paper entitled "When the Third is Dead: Memory, Mourning and Witnessing in the Aftermath of the Holocaust"; this paper was published in the International Journal of Psychoanalysis in 2009. This year at the IPA Congress in Prague he presented his current work entitled "'Mourning and Melancholia' After the Holocaust: A Psychoanalytic Exploration of the Suicides of Jean Amery, Paul Celan, and Primo Levi".
Andrew Bertagnolli, PhD
Andrew Bertagnolli, PhD is a licensed clinical psychologist with a specialization in Behavioral Medicine. Behavioral Medicine is the application of psychological theories, scientific psychological findings, and techniques of psychotherapy, behavior modification, cognitive, interpersonal, family, and life-style therapy to improve the psychological and physical health of the patient.
Monday, July 27 at 4:00pm