SFCP Statements and Policies

SFCP Statements and Policies

SFCP’s Commitment to Freedom of Expression and Condemnation of Hate Speech
SFCP is a non-profit institution that recognizes the rights of its members and faculty to free speech in their private lives and on social media platforms; however such private communications are neither sponsored nor endorsed by SFCP. We condemn hate speech of any kind.

Nondiscrimination and Equal Opportunity Statement
The San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis (SFCP) admits persons of any race, color, national origin, ethnic origin, religion, gender identification, sexual orientation, or disability.  SFCP does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ethnic origin, religion, gender identification, sexual orientation, or persons with disabilities in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship programs, and other programs administered by the Center.  All persons are accorded equal access to the rights, privileges, and activities associated with SFCP programs.  

Accommodation of Persons with Disabilities
The San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis (SFCP) is committed to providing full and equal enjoyment of its services, facilities, privileges, and advantages to individuals with disabilities. SFCP will make accommodations to allow individuals to participate in the Center’s programs, unless such accommodations would impose an undue hardship on the Center or fundamentally alter the nature of the Center’s educational program. Each accommodation request will be handled on a case-by-case basis. Please see the following link to review the SFCP Guidelines for Requesting Disability Accommodations.  Individuals seeking an accommodation should contact the Administrative Director marcia.hodges@sfcp.org.

Confidentiality Policy
All participants in SFCP programs commit to upholding the confidentiality of any clinical material discussed, including a commitment not to reference any clinical vignettes or clinical process material outside the classroom, even in disguised form.  In addition, any process notes used in case conference (in print or electronic form) will be destroyed or returned to the presenter immediately following the case presentation.

Upcoming Events

Wednesdays, September 4, 2024 to September 25, 2024
Psychoanalytic Student Seminars
Social Work in Community Settings: How Theory Supports Effective Alliances
Corey Datz-Greenberg, LCSW, and Julia St. George, LCSW (instructors)
Fridays, September 6, 2024 to June 20, 2025
Extension Education Programs
2024-2025 San Francisco Yearlong Program: Inventions of Madness: Grappling with Turmoil
Ania Wertz, PhD, PsyD; Diana C. Fuery, PhD, LCSW; Alexander Zinchenko, PhD; Alice Jones, MD; Deborah Weisinger, PsyD; Fernando Castrillon, PsyD; Inti Flores, MD; Shelley Nathan, PhD; and Catherine Mallouh, MD (instructors)
Fridays, September 13, 2024 to June 6, 2025
Extension Education Programs
2024-2025 East Bay Yearlong Program: Letting the Unconscious Lead the Way
Graeme Daniels, MFT; Elizabeth Stuart, MD; Eric Miller, PhD; Ben Goldstone, MA, LMFT; Pedro Job, PsyM; and Paul Watsky, PhD (instructors)
Saturday, September 14, 2024
Child Colloquium Series
Working with the Harsh Adolescent Superego
Holly Gordon, DMH (presenter); Ann Martini, LCSW (discussant)
Thursdays, September 19 to October 17, 2024
Coalition for Clinical Social Work
CCSW mini-Module: Working with Parents: A Complex and Essential Component of Child Psychotherapy
Lea Brown, LCSW, and Amy Wallerstein Friedman, LCSW (instructors)
Fridays, September 20, 2024 to May 23, 2025
Extension Education Programs
2024-2025 San Francisco Yearlong Program: Continuous Case Conference
Marc Wallis, LCSW; Paul Alexander, PhD; Kathy Waller, MD; Bronwen Lemmon, LMFT; and Genie Dvorak, PsyD (case conference group leaders)
Wednesdays, October 2, 2024 to October 23, 2024
Psychoanalytic Student Seminars
Winnicott, Creativity, and the Place Where We Live
Marty Mulkey, MFT (instructor)
Saturday, October 5, 2024
Scientific Meetings
Program Title: TBA
Arnold Richards, MD (presenter)
Wednesdays, October 16, 2024 to May 7, 2025
Extension Education Programs
2024-2025 Seasoned Clinicians Program
Reyna Cowan, PsyD, LCSW; Clara Kwun, LCSW; Robin Deutsch, PhD; Jeanne Harasemovitch, LCSW; Amy Glick, LMFT; and Gary Grossman, PhD (instructors)
Saturday, November 2, 2024
Scientific Meetings
Graeme Daniels, MFT (presenter)
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