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“Neurotic Patients: Toward Greater Integration”

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April 25, 2023 @ 5:45 pm 7:15 pm

Spring Trimester, 2023 

Continuing Education Course on Zoom

“Neurotic Patients: Toward Greater Integration”
Reading Morris N. Eagle, PhD together on: Tuesdays, 5:45 pm – 7:15 pm EDT
Earn 15 CE credits
April 25 to June 27, 2023, via Zoom
With John E. Morrow, LCSW

15 CE Credit Hours for: Licensed Social Workers, Licensed Psychoanalysts, Licensed Mental Health Counselors, Licensed Creative Art Therapists  Program Description: (Please purchase a copy of the book “Towards a Unified Psychoanalytic Theory: Foundation in a Revised and Expanded Ego Psychology,” by Morris N. Eagle. NY: Routledge, 2022.)

We will be reading, discussing, and exploring the proposals set forth by Dr. Eagle, PhD in his latest book with an emphasis on the various psychoanalytic theories and treatment practices especially in context to the resolution or stagnation of the Oedipal Situation, Dilemma, and Complex faced by humans throughout their Life Cycle. The weekly syllabus will include chapter readings from Dr. Eagle’s book, and suggested readings from the PEP website.

John E. Morrow, LCSW is a psychoanalyst, psychotherapist, and educator with over 35 years of experience in working with individuals, couples, and families. Certified in Psychoanalysis and psychotherapy from the Postgraduate Center for Mental Health, Mr. Morrow has been active in psychotherapeutic education. He is currently a faculty member, instructor, analyst, supervisor for candidates in training, and member on the Executive Board Committee at the Postgraduate Psychoanalytic Society and Institute. He was a psychotherapist for eating disorder symptoms; and an executive administrative at the Renfrew Center, NY; and a psychotherapist, and a member of the faculty and administration at the Center for the Study of Anorexia and Bulimia, (CSAB). Trained in a variety of therapeutic modalities such as CBT, DBT, ACT, Mr. Morrow has attempted to integrate psychoanalytic theories and practices with cognitive-behavioral, neuropsychological and Buddhist psychotherapy. He is in private practice in New York City. 

Learning Objectives:
-Participants will learn the current research and revisions of Ego Psychology as it applies to the oedipal situation, complex and resolution.
-Participants will learn the effects of pre-oedipal ego deficits and conflicts on the intrapsychic and interpersonal development towards secure-enough self and other interactions.
-Participants will learn how various psychoanalytic theories and practices along with other psychological therapeutic approaches to treatment of pathology promote healthy self-differentiation, separation, and individuation of individuals in society.


April 25, 2023
5:45 pm - 7:15 pm