Evolution of Psychotherapy | Evolution of Psychotherapy 2005
Otto Kernberg, MD
Master Degree or Higher in Health-Related Field
Audio and Video
Original Program Date :
Dec 11, 2005
Present day knowledge and leading hypotheses regarding severe personality disorders will be reviewed, and their relationship to clinical characteristics of these patients clarified. A critical review of present classification will be followed by exploration of specific technical approaches to diagnostic interviewing and decision-making regarding specific therapeutic approaches to each patient.
To describe how to assess severe personality disorders and prescribe specific treatment indicators.
To describe the interaction of neurological and psychodynamic etiological functions in determining the psychopathology of severe personality disorders.
*Sessions may be edited for content and to preserve confidentiality*