Sunday, May 1
9:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.


Angello Alumni House 154 Cambridge Avenue Garden City, NY 11530
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Building Your Private Practice: Getting It Started and Keeping It Going


Please join the Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies for an open house.


9:30 a.m.−9:45 a.m. Coffee and Introductions 
“Building a Professional Identity Through the Adelphi Community”
Mary Beth Cresci, Ph.D., ABPP, director, Postgraduate Programs
9:45 a.m.–12:15 p.m. Panel Presentations
“Effective Interventions With New Patients”
Jack Herskovits, Psy.D., director, Postgraduate Psychotherapy Center

“The Nuts and Bolts of Private Practice: Marketing Concepts”
Michael D. Zentman, Ph.D., director, Couple Therapy program, and Dustin Kahoud, Psy.D, analytic candidate

“The Ultimate Talk Therapy: Psychoanalytic Approaches to Treatment”
Richard R. Hansen, Ph.D., ABPP, faculty member and supervisor

“Developing an Identity as a Psychoanalyst: The Candidate’s Experience”
Q-and-A session with analytic candidates Dustin Kahoud, Psy.D., George Kingsley, Ph.D., Fran Nachtigall, LMHC, and Megan Nolan, M.S.W.

12:30 p.m. Discussion with training directors and candidates

For additional information and to RSVP contact:

Mary Beth M. Cresci, Ph.D., ABPP
Director of Postgraduate Programs
Hy Weinberg, Room 327
p – 516.877.4826
e –

Call 516.877.6844 or go to our Visitor’s site for directions to Alumni House.

Should you, or your guests, require an accommodation based on a disability, or need to request an ASL interpreter, please contact the Student Access Office by phone at 516.877.3145 or email at Please allow for a reasonable time frame prior to the event; we suggest a minimum of five business days.
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