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Conference: Jenifer Nields: The Mind Body Interface

  • 02 May 2020
  • 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • New Haven Lawn Club


(depends on selected options)

Base fee:

The Connecticut Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology


Jenifer Nields

The Mind Body Interface

Saturday May 2, 2020

10:30 am – 12:30 pm
The New Haven Lawn Club
193 Whitney Ave, New Haven

Lunch will follow for all attendees


Jenifer Nields, MD 




The New Haven Lawn Club

193 Whitney Ave, New Haven

Conference Schedule

10:00 – 10:30 Registration and Continental Breakfast

10:30 – 12:30 Presentation

12:30  –  1:30  Lunch for All Attendees

To Register and Pay

Register and pay online with your credit card or paypal. Members - remember to log in to register as a member.

To pay by check, print and fill out the registration form and mail with your check to Conference Registrar, Christine Meyer, MA, 222 Burwell, West Haven, CT 06516.   Mailed registrations must be postmarked by Monday April 20 to qualify for early registration discount.

Mail-in Registration Form: MS Word or PDF.

Refunds will be given in full if the Conference Registrar, Christine Meyer is contacted at Christine Meyer, no later than the Monday before the conference.

Recommended Readings


The conference is appropriate for professionals interested in the practice of psychoanalysis and psychoanalytic psychotherapy. The instructional level of this conference is intermediate.

Learning Objectives

1. Participants will be able to identify how racism affects the issues of trust in work with children of Color.

2. Participants will be able to identify how their own attitudes about race can impact their ability to treat this population.

3. Participants will be able to identify how structural racism impedrd potential mentalization of these children of Color.

4. Participants will appreciate the inevitability of the racialized transference/ countertransference matrix in mixed racial dyads. 


Continuing Education

This conference has been approved for for 2 continuing education hours (NASW & Div. 39) 

Division 39 is committed to accessibility and non-discrimination in its continuing education activities. Participants are asked to be aware of needs for privacy and confidentiality throughout the program. If program content becomes stressful, participants are encouraged to process these feelings during discussion periods. If participants have special needs, we will attempt to accommodate them.

Please address questions, concerns and any complaints to Ellen Nasper, PhD, at Ellen Nasper.


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