The Goal is to Feel Better
May 18, 2019
Dr. Krestow participated in a post-performance discussion of The House of Blue Leaves at the Palm Beach Dramaworks. This was part of the 28th annual Freud Amongst the Arts and contributes to a greater understanding of the application of psychoanalysis to current culture concerns (Read Dr. Krestow’s presentation here)
Dr. Krestow was on the panel “In Treatment Live: Teaching psychoanalytic concepts such as time, boundaries and defense through fictionalized analytic sessions” In this unique presentation, three therapists become actors, taking the role of the patient, the therapist and the interviewer to present possible ways of dealing with a patient’s determination to solve all her problems in ten sessions, her reluctance to explore the past, and her resistance to the transference/countertransference dynamic. This panel was part of the International Forum for Psychoanalytic Education (IFPE) Conference, November 9-11, 2017.
January 2016- January 2017
Dr. Krestow was co-president of The Southeast Florida Association For Psychoanalytic Psychology (SEFAPP)
SEFAPP is a multi-disciplinary group dedicated to furthering the study and application of broad-based psychoanalysis, psychoanalytic psychotherapy and the methods of psychoanalytic inquiry through the sponsorship of conferences, symposia and workshops on clinical issues, theoretical papers and ongoing research by SEFAPP members and recognized experts in the field.
June 6, 2015
Dr. Krestow was presented with The Distinguished Member Award, by The Southeast Florida Association for Psychoanalytic Psychology, and The Southeast Florida Institute for Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy. The award reads: “In appreciation for her leadership and dedication to psychoanalysis and her untiring and immeasurable contribution to the development and growth of both psychoanalytic organizations”
May 20 2012
Dr. Krestow receives Humanitarian Award for her pro-bono counseling work with returning Veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan
May 14, 2005
Dr. Krestow was presented with The Distinguished Psychoanalyst Award by The Southeast Florida Association for Psychoanalytic Psychology, and The Southeast Florida Institute for Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy. The Award reads: “ In appreciation for her leadership, tutelage and dedication to Psychoanalysis and for her inspiration and immeasurable contribution to the growth and development of both S.E.F.A.P.P, and S.E.F.I.P.P