CAPA End of Year Report 2013

CAPA had a truly wonderful year, thanks to all of you who have participated. I hope after reading this, that others will join us.

MEMBERSHIP –470 –more than last year. If you haven’t already joined—

Please do so now with THIS LINK.

TRAINING

Basic Training Graduates: 160 students

Advanced Training graduates: 50

Each year there are almost 100 applicants. We accept 40. Each applicant has two interviews -- please tell me if you are available to do a 45 minute interview. The applicant pool improves remarkably every year. We invite half of the best Basic Training graduates to the Advanced Training.

This year there are two fifth year electives: Infant Observation and How To Do Supervision. In the Spring and next year we will have a number of 5-10 session electives on specific topic. If you are interested in teaching such an elective, please contact Daniel Yu d.yu.lcsw@gmail.com.

SUPERVISION

There are more than 120 students in once a week supervision. Students in the Supervision Training course are supervising second year students. We need supervisors for the incoming students. Please contact Cathy Siebold for more information: csiebolddsw@gmail.com

TREATMENT

56 patients in 3-5 session/week analysis

69 patients in 1-2 session/week psychotherapy

The students now pay a minimum fee of $30/session. They are wonderful patients. Please contact Lana Fishkin MD

TOUR

A great success. We were able to go to Tibet. Next year there will be a special 2-3 days for child analysts and therapists. Stay tuned.

NEWSLETTER

We hope to have the first issue in June. To submit and for more details---Contact the editor Carolyn Weyand

NEWS FROM CHINA:

CAPA students and graduates are organizing local organizations that eventually will be part of a national organization. One group holds monthly movie meetings with a psychoanalytic discussion of the film. Another group has organized several national conferences. Gordon Warme

COMMITTEES

I am attaching a committee list. If you would like to join a committee, please contact me: Elise Snyder

FINANCIAL REPORT year ending December 31st, 2013

Financial position report for CAPA for the year ending December 31st, 2013.

ASSETS

Total Assets $629,250.97

INVESTMENTS:

Vanguard Account $287,195.45

US Money Market $188.036.14

CASH AND CASH EQUIVALENTS:

Checking Accounts $154,019.39

EXPENSES Total Liabilities $242,785.33

Accounts Payable and accrued expenses $242,785.33

CAPA endorses the best practices for not-for–profits that recommend that all not-for–profits have two years of operating expenses in reserve.

Ann Price, M.D.

CAPA Treasurer

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