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For Compassionate Relief

Vital Signs of Mental Health

Tzu Chi Center  |  December 16, 2022
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Navigating the world of therapy can be tricky. Luckily, there are experts in the field eager to share with us the things everyone working on their mental health should know.

In this installment of C.A.F.E. 229, we are honored to welcome Nancy McWilliams, a world-renowned expert in Psychoanalytic practices. Having worked in the field for nearly 30 years, Dr. McWilliams has been incredibly influential in her field.

Join us as Dr. McWilliams talks about what it means to be mentally healthy, how to find a therapist that is right for you, and the ins and outs of the journey toward mental health, as complicated as it may be.

About Dr. Nancy McWilliams

Nancy McWilliams teaches at Rutgers University’s Graduate School of Applied & Professional Psychology and has a private practice in Lambertville, NJ. She is the author of Psychoanalytic Diagnosis (1994; rev. ed. 2011), Psychoanalytic Case Formulation (1999), Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy (2004), and the forthcoming Psychoanalytic Supervision (2021). all with Guilford Press. A graduate of the National Psychological Association for Psychoanalysis, Dr. McWilliams is also affiliated with the Center for Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis of New Jersey. She is on the Board of Trustees of the Austen Riggs Center in Stockbridge, MA.

Dr. McWilliams is an honorary member of the American Psychoanalytic Association, the Moscow Psychoanalytic Society, the Institute for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapies of Turin, Italy, and the Warsaw Scientific Association for Psychodynamic Psychotherapy. Her writings have been translated into twenty languages.

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