Marietta • Roswell • Cumming • Acworth

Psychodynamic Study Group

Psychodynamic Study Group

***Please e-mail your interest in the formation of this study group to [email protected]

A monthly study group for mental health professionals, interested in learning and enhancing their knowledge of psychodynamic theory and psychotherapy.

The primary focus will be on modern psychodynamic theory and therapy from an interpersonal perspective. The study group will include readings and viewing DVD’s that highlight theory and interventions. Clinical case material will be discussed to highlight the concepts.

The study group facilitator, Dr. Scott Friedman has been practicing psychology since he received his doctorate in 1983. He has a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Brooklyn College and earned his Doctor of Psychology degree (Psy.D.) in Clinical Psychology from Hahnemann University in Philadelphia.  He trained in a psychiatric hospital, an outpatient psychiatry clinic, a day treatment program for adolescents and at a university student counseling center. Dr. Friedman has taught graduate students at several universities and has published scholarly work in the area of interpersonal psychotherapy research. His research was associated with the Center for Psychotherapy Research at the University of Pennsylvania.

He is a licensed psychologist in Georgia. He has a diplomate in clinical psychology from the American Board of Professional Psychology and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Clinical Psychology.  Dr. Friedman is a Member of the American Psychological Association and a Member of its Division 53: Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology; and the Society for the Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration.

This is a monthly study group, for an hour and a half. The participation fee is $75 for professionals; $50 for graduate students.

Dates and times to be determined