Programme

Five Month Programme: February – May 2020

Introducing The Masterson Approach to the Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy of the Borderline Disorder of the Self.

Session/DateTimeProgramme TopicsPresenter(s)
Sesssion DateProgramme TopicsTime/Presenters
Session 0
WC & GP: 01-02-2020
08:30-12:30Introductory Orientation meetingMISA Faculty
Session 1
WC & GP: 08-02-2020
08:30-10:30Introduction to Masterson’s Borderline Disorder of the Self*WC Griffith
10:30-11:00Tea
11:00-12:30Theory (Introduction to Masterson’s Borderline Disorder of the Self)
12:30-14:30Continuous Case ConferenceWC Griffith
Session 2
WC & GP: 29-02-2020
08:30-10:30Developmental Perspective: Margaret Mahler*C Dumas
10:30-11:00Tea
11:00-12:30Theory (Developmental, Self, and Object-Relations approach)
12:30-14:30Continuous Case ConferenceWC Griffith
Session 3
WC & GP: 14-03-2020
08:30-10:30Personality Structure
Rewarding Object Relations Unit (RORU): Exploring the basics.
S Moorcroft
10:30-11:00Tea
11:00-12:30Withdrawing Object Relations Unit (WORU): Exploring the basics.
12:30-14:00Continuous Case ConferenceWC Griffith
Session 4
WC & GP: 28-03-2020
08:30-10:30Psychotherapy and Diagnosis of the Borderline Disorder of the Self (1)*Rani Prinsloo
10:30-11:00Tea
11:00-12:30Theory (Psychotherapy and Diagnosis of the Borderline Disorder of the Self (Part 1).)
12:30-14:00Continuous Case ConferenceWC Griffith
Session 5
WC & GP: 18-04-2020
08:30-10:30Psychotherapy and Diagnosis of the Borderline Disorder of the Self (2)*JP Theron
10:30-11:00Tea
11:00-12:30Theory (Psychotherapy and Diagnosis of the Borderline Disorder of the Self (Part 2).)
12:30-14:00Continuous Case ConferenceWC Griffith
Session 6
WC & GP: 09-05-2020
08:30-10:30Countertransference & The concept of the Real Self*G Pretorius
10:30-11:00Tea
11:00-12:30The Real Self
12:30-14:00Continuous Case ConferenceWC Griffith
WC & GP: 30-05-2020Time slots to be allocated.Formal Case Presentation to IMI Faculty.International Masterson Institute

*Reading material to be provided.

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