Unthinkable Anxieties: Understanding and Working with Transphobic Countertransferences
Austen Riggs Center
Friday Night Guest Lecture
Griffin Hansbury, MA, LCSW-R, is a psychoanalyst in private practice in New York City. He speaks and writes frequently on transgender issues and has published in several peer-reviewed journals, including Psychoanalytic Dialogues, Studies in Gender and Sexuality, and the Journal of Gay & Lesbian Mental Health. He co-authored the LGBT chapter, “Working Relationally with LGBT Clients in Clinical Practice: Client and Clinician in Context,” in the textbook, Relational Social Work Practice with Diverse Populations (Springer, 2014). He has trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and is certified in Imago Therapy. In 2015, he received the Ralph Roughton Paper Award from the American Psychoanalytic Association.
This presentation is designed for mental health professionals, including psychologists, psychiatrists, and social workers, with no regular registration fee.
CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS AUTHORIZED: 1.0 (MD, PhD, Social Work). This lecture has also been approved for 1.0 Nursing Contact Hour as established by Regulatory Authority 244 CMR 5.00: M.G.L. c. 112, §§ 74 and 74A.
Attention NY, NJ and ME Social Workers: the Austen Riggs Center is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. As of July 2015, ACE is accepted in 47 jurisdictions. This does not include the states of New York, New Jersey and Maine.
No registration required. For more information contact Samantha Blache at  931.5230.
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