Leezah Hertzmann

Couple and Individual Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist

Leezah Hertzmann is an individual and couple psychoanalytic psychotherapist and Course Lead for D58. She works in the Couples Unit in the Adult Department of the Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust. Leezah has developed several applied psychoanalytic interventions including for couples whose relationships are violent, and for parents in post separation conflict. Recent publications have focused on the use of psychoanalytic concepts with lesbian and gay patients, treatments for relationship violence and several papers from a randomized controlled trial of which she was co-principal investigator.  Leezah’s particular interests include psychoanalytic theory as applied to issues of sexual diversity, and the use of applied psychoanalytic models of intervention for vulnerable populations.  She is a member of the British Psychoanalytic Council special advisory group on sexual diversity. 

She is course lead for Foundations of psychodynamic psychotherapy.

Courses

  • Foundations of psychodynamic psychotherapy (BD58 Evening)

    Validated by University of Essex, this course forms part one of a training that enables you to be registered with The British Psychoanalytic...

  • Psychodynamic psychotherapy with couples (D59C)

    This course enables you to be registered with The British Psychoanalytic Council (BPC) and will allow you to practice as a psychodynamic...

  • Working with couples

    Therapeutic work with couples is an important mode of intervention which is relevant in child, adolescent and adult clinical settings. Our...

  • Working with couples who adopt - the impact of adoption on the parental couple

    This half-day course considers the nature and psychodynamics of intimate adult couple relationships and the momentous impact on partners becoming...

  • Foundations of psychodynamic psychotherapy (D58)

    Validated by University of Essex, this course forms part one of a training that enables you to be registered with The British Psychoanalytic...

  • Understanding couples

    This half-day workshop is designed for counsellors and psychotherapists who are concerned with couples in the course of their work and...

  • Couples as parents and parents as couples

    Does your work involve contact with children and parents? Do you come across couples who are struggling to parent together? Do you want to...

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Courses

Foundations of psychodynamic psychotherapy (D58)

Validated by University of Essex, this course forms part one of a training that enables you to be registered with The British Psychoanalytic...

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