PSY 731 Theories and Techniques of Psychodynamic Psychotherapy: B (3)
The first half of the course builds upon psychoanalytic clinical theory and presents a survey of approaches to time limited psychodynamic Psychotherapy. Modifications in technique and clinical orientation are examined with particular emphasis on brief intensive psychodynamic Psychotherapy. The second half of the course concerns the treatment of patients within the borderline spectrum and introduces the theoretical contributions of Heinz Kohut and Otto Kernberg.