LAISPS provides psychoanalytic education to the mental health community at large, offering a wide range of stimulating and clinically relevant continuing education programs. The Extension Division includes the One-Year Programs listed below as well as briefer topical seminars in psychodynamic theory, practice, and technique featured in the Extension Course Brochure.
In addition, Scientific Programs and Conferences
featured throughout the academic year provide an opportunity to learn from LAISPS members and candidates as well as local, national, and international psychoanalysts as they present original psychoanalytic papers and provide more in-depth study of special topics. These educational programs address contemporary, cutting-edge topics as well as theoretical issues in psychoanalytic technique, and are designed to be of value to therapists with all levels of clinical experience.
Trauma Studies Program
September 27, 2013- March 28, 2014
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Program
October 8, 2012 - June 10, 2013
Eating Disorders Program
October 4, 2012 - May 23, 2013
Extension Course Brochure
January - December, 2013