Riggs Clinicians at the 2018 Society for Personality Assessment (SPA) Annual Convention

Washington Marriott Georgetown

1221 22nd Street Northwest Downtown
WashingtonDistrict of Columbia 20037
March 15, 2018 at (All day) to March 17, 2018 at (All day)

Riggs Clinicians at the 2018 Society for Personality Assessment (SPA) Annual Convention

Thursday, March 15 / 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Scientific Session–Symposium H
“Neurocognitive Testing, Personality Assessment, and Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy: An Integrative Clinical Intervention”
Presenters: Christina Biedermann, PsyD; Michael Blake, PsyD; Heather Churchill, PhD; and Jed Yalof*, PsyD, ABPP, ABSNP

Friday, March 16 / 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Interest Group–Psychoanalytic Assessment
Co-chaired by: Christina Biedermann, PsyD

Friday, March 16 / 2:15-4:15 p.m.
Scientific Session–Integrated Paper Session K
“Further Advancements in the Development of the SCORS-G”**
Presenter: A. Jill Clemence, PhD
**Katie Lewis, PhD, is a coauthor of the paper being presented

Saturday, March 17 / 8:00-10:00 a.m.
Scientific Session–Integrated Paper Session C
“20,000 Leagues Under the Sea: A Deep Dive Into the Personality of the Complex Psychiatric Patient” 
Chair: Steven J. Ackerman, PhD
Discussant: Marilyn Charles, PhD, ABPP
Presentation #1: “Changes in Mentalization in Borderline Versus Narcissistic Patients” by David Neal, MA
Presentation #2: “Exploring the Anaclitic and Introjective Personality Types: What Can We Learn?” by Seth Pitman, PhD
Presentation #3: “Comparing Social Cognition between Individuals with Borderline Personality Disorder and Schizophrenia-Spectrum Disorder” by Jeremy Ridenour, PsyD
Presentation #4: “Still, and In Motion: An EMA Case Study of Interpersonal Dynamics” by Katie Lewis, PhD

*Dr. Yalof will also be presenting: (1) “Psychological Testing and Psychoanalysis: Big Talk No Action” (with Tony Bram, PhD) as part of a symposium on Integrating Psychological Assessment and the Psychoanalytic Paradigm: More Than A Reconciliation; (2) a paper discussing each symposia paper; (3) “Sequential Narrative Approach to Rorschach Interpretation” as part of a symposium on The Assessment Framework: Testing the Limits; and (4) as a discussant of papers presented at symposium on Practical and Ethical Problems in Assessment.

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