Section II: Childhood and Adolescence

Members are child clinicians who practice psychoanalysis and psychoanalytic psychotherapy and who conduct research in the area of child psychoanalysis. A major goal is to increase, through the development of study groups, communications among section members.

Membership in Section II is open to members of APA, Div. 39, students and those in affiliated mental fields.

Section Officers

  • President: Larry Rosenberg, PhD

  • President-Elect: (Open)  

  • Past President: Thomas Barrett, PhD

  • Secretary: Salam Soliman, PsyD

  • Treasurer: Thomas Barrett, PhD

  • Membership Chair: Jordan Bate

  • Communications Committee: Susan Goodman, LCSW, Virginia Shiller, PhD

  • Website Chair:
    Sheryl Silverstein, PhD
  • Members-at-Large:
    Seth Aronson, PsyD
    Susan Goodman, LCSW
    Jackie Gotthold, PhD
    Jessica Mura, PsyD
    Ron Naso, PhD
    Cristano Santostefano, PsyD
    Virginia Shiller, PhD
    Laurel Silber, PsyD
    Sheryl Silverstein, PhD
    Miriam Steele, PhD

  • Representative to Div. 39: Norka Malberg, PsyD

Section Publications

Section Awards

Lifetime Service Award

Anni Bergman, PhD

Related Information

  • Section website

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  • Section II newsletter

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