Lourdes Henares-Levy, M.D.
Current Position: Private Practioner; Faculty, St. Louis Psychoanalytic Institute; Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry, St. Louis University Medical School; Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, St. Louis University Medical School; Guest Lecturer, Washington University in St. Louis.
Professional Memberships: American Psychiatric Association; American Psychoanalytic Association; Association of Child Psychoanalysis; Association of Gay and Lesbian Psychiatrists; Eastern Missouri Psychiatriac Association; International Psychoanalytic Association; St. Louis Psychoanalytic Society.
Professional Service: Former Director, Child Resource Center, St. Louis Psychoanalytic Institute; Member and Past President, St. Louis Psychoanalytic Society; Member, Committee for Gay and Lesbian Issues, American Psychoanalytic Association; Consultant, Child Daycare Association; Consultant Developmental Day Care
Topics for Speaking Engagements: Therapeutic technique and its application; Neutrality; Termination; Alternative families; Adoption; Divorce; Cultural differences; Gender issues; Substance abuse; Eating disorders; Somatic disorders; Child development; Discipline; Aggression in children; Enuresis and encopresis; Overstimulation; Resilience and how children cope with stress; Adolescent depression and suicide; Adolescence: the college years; Adolescent rules and regulations: driving drinking and voting; Post-traumatic stress in adolescents; Siblings of disabled children; Difficult adult children; Obsessive love.