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Friday September 6, 2019

Virginia Psychoanalytic Society
Presents: S. Kalman Kolansky, MD, DLFAPA
Associate Director, Psychiatry Residency and
Chair, Child Psychiatry Training
Saint Elizabeths Hospital, Washington, DC
Teaching Analyst, Washington – Baltimore Institute
for Psychoanalysis

Technical Aspects of Working with Affect and
Defense in Child Psychiatry and Psychoanalysis
(With Clinical Illustrations)

Date & Time:
Friday Sept. 6, 2019 (2 CMEs/CEs available)
5:00-6:00 PM Cocktails
6:00-7:00 PM Dinner
7:00-9:00 PM Presentation and Q&A
Place: Westwood Country Club, 6200 West Club Lane, Richmond, VA 23226
Registration Fee:
$59.00, with dinner, if paid by Tuesday September 3, 2019 (12:00 PM)
$69.00, with dinner if paid after that date
$25.00 for CE credits without dinner if paid by September 3, 2019 ($40 if paid after that)
Auditing (no CE credits) without dinner (no cost).

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Keyhill Sheorn, MD
1001 Boulders Parkway, Suite 160
Richmond, VA 23225

About Dr. Kolansky

Dr. Kolansky has a private practice in adult and child psychiatry and psychoanalysis in
Alexandria, Virginia. In addition to his work teaching and supervising at St. Elizabeths Hospital
psychiatry residency program and teaching in the Washington – Baltimore Psychoanalytic
Institute and formerly the Baltimore – Washington Psychoanalytic Institute, he has served as
Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at both Georgetown University and George
Washington University School of Medicine. Over the years he has taught and supervised
medical students, residents and fellows in adult and child psychiatry in the Washington DC
area. He has presented many papers and presentations on psychiatry and psychoanalysis
including topics regarding aspects of child development, psychoanalytic discussion of films,
adoption, child psychiatry, child psychotherapy, psychological trauma in children, etc., at local
and national psychiatric and psychoanalytic meetings.

He has received numerous local and national professional, teaching, and supervising awards including:
The Gerald Pearson Memorial Lecture at the Philadelphia Center for Psychoanalysis in October 2011
The Irma Bland Teaching Award of The American Psychiatric Association presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association in San Francisco 2009
Saltz Memorial Lecture Children's Hospital National Medical Center, Washington, DC Nov. 5, 2008
The Edith Sabshin Teaching Award of the American Psychoanalytic Association awarded 2006
Elected Distinguished Life Fellow American Psychiatric Association 2004
The First Annual Betty Hughes Memorial Lecture at the Baltimore Washington Psychoanalytic Association 1999
Vicennial Silver Medal for Teaching at Georgetown University School of Medicine. 1998
The Meritorious Service Medal for psychiatric service as a Major in the Army Medical Corps in 1972

1. Assess indications of internal conflict in evaluation of children and adolescents
2. Articulate the importance of looking beyond presenting symptoms in assessing patients and
potential treatment approaches
3. Verbalize use of and direction of defense interpretation in dynamically oriented psychotherapy
and psychoanalytic treatment of children where indicated.
4. Make defense interpretations in treatment of children at a level they can utilize.


Effectiveness of Long-term Psychodynamic Psychotherapy (LTTP) a Meta-analysis by Faulk
Leichsenring and Sven Rabung in the October 1, 2008 issue of Journal of the American Medical Association
The Epidemic of Mental Illness: Why? By Marcia Angell MD in The New York Review of Books, June
23, 2011 (a review of then recent books- The Emperors New Drugs: Exploding the Antidepressant Myth
by Irving Kirsch Ph.D. (Basic Books), Anatomy of an Epidemic: Magic Bullets, Psychiatric Drugs, and
the Astonishing Rise of Mental Illness in America by Robert Whitaker Ph.D. (Crown),and Unhinged: The
Trouble with Psychiatry-A Doctor's Revelations About a Profession in Crisis by Daniel Carlat MD (Free
Press) .
The Illusions of Psychiatry also by Marcia Angell MD in The New York Review of Books, July 14, 2011 a
review of The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition Text Revision
Mentalizing in Clinical Practice by John G. Allen, Peter Fonagy and Anthony W. Bateman, American
Psychiatric Publishing 2008
The Ego and Analysis of Defense by Paul Gray, Jason Aronson 1994


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation
requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
(ACCME) through the joint providership of American Psychoanalytic Association and the
Virginia Psychoanalytic Society. The American Psychoanalytic Association is accredited by the
ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Psychoanalytic Association designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 2.0
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with
the extent of their participation in the activity. IMPORTANT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION
FOR ALL LEARNERS: None of the planners and presenters of this CME program have any
relevant financial relationships to disclose. For further information, contact Eli Zaller, M.D. at or 804-288- 3251.
Up to 2.0 CEU's are available for Licensed Clinical Psychologists and Licensed Professional
Counselors in accordance with the applicable requirements of the Virginia Board of Psychology.
There is no extra fee beyond the cost of the meeting. Eligibility for credit is contingent upon the
Virginia Psychoanalytic Society's receipt of the forms verifying attendance, as signed and
validated by the monitor at the meeting. For further information, contact Margaret Duvall,
Ph.D. at or 804-340-5290.
Up to 2.0 CEU's are available for MSW's pending approval by NASW VIRGINIA. The
application costs are included in your registration fee. MSW CEU requests will be sent to
NASW VIRGINIA by the Virginia Psychoanalytic Society. For further information, contact
Susan Stones, LCSW or 757-622-9852×15.

SALMAN AKHTAR, MD (Philadelphia)
EVMS Hofheimer Hall, Norfolk
1:00-2:00 PM: Psychic Trauma – Typology, Treatment, and Transformation
2:15-3:00 PM: Interview of a Patient, Live
3:00-4:00 PM: Discussion with Attendees
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Virginia Beach
6:00-8:00 PM: Cocktails & Dinner,
8:00-9:30 PM: Lecture: Analytic Listening

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Virginia Beach

Westwood Club, Richmond
MARY ALICE FISHER, Ph.D (Charlottesville, VA)
5:00-6:00 PM Cocktails
6:00-7:00 PM Dinner
7:00-9:00 PM Presentation