Psychology-careers-graduate-school: Developing your clinical skills
Washington DC psychologist, psychoanalyst, Dr. Lynn Friedman's developed these blog posts Johns Hopkins graduate graduate students.
However, she soon began to hear from graduate students and physicians in an array of mental health disciplines (psychology, social work, counseling and psychiatry). Here are her answers to some of the questions that they asked.
How can I prepare myself for private practice by Dr. Lynn Friedman, Psychologist, Psychoanalyst
A tripartite model of private practice development
Developing self-awareness by Dr. Lynn Friedman, Psychologist, Psychoanalyst
Self-awareness leads to better clinical work, January 3, 2010
What is psychotherapy?
What is psychoanalysis? And, what are the benefits of it?
Finding a Good Psychotherapist or Psychoanalyst, January 6, 2010, Washington DC
Establishing the therapeutic frame by Dr. Lynn Friedman, Psychologist, Psychoanalyst
Developing the therapeutic frame, January 25, 2010
Lateness and "no shows" in the clinical hour, January 27, 2010, Washington DC
What is countertransference?: Two meanings, January 28, 2010
The clinician's countertransference to the patient who comes late or does not show, January 29, 2010
When the therapist comes late, January 29, 2010
Understanding the patient who comes late, February 1, 2010, Washington DC
Dealing with Silence in a Clinical Setting, January 7, 2010, Washington DC
Read more about these concerns and building a private practice in the private practice section of this blog
(1/2 block from the redline, Friendship Heights Metro)