SFVAMC Mental Health Services Grand Rounds

Date:

5/24/2013, 12PM-1PM

Location:

SFVA Auditorium, Building 7-112 - Light lunch provided (please bring your own beverage)

Contact:

Nancy Robbins - Contact Information

Speaker

Name: Linda Perlin Alperstein, MSW, LCSW

Title: Associate Clinical Professor

Institution: UCSF Department of Psychiatry

Presentation: Romancing the Alliance: Understanding Sexual Attractions Between Clients and Therapists

Objectives: By the end of the session, participants will be able to:
1) Identify and understand clients' romantic and sexual feelings as they occur in therapy;
2) Identify and understand clinicians' romantic and sexual feelings as they occur in therapy;
3) Begin thinking about appropriate ways to respond to the attractions.

 

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