ABOUT BONNIE J. BUCHELE, Ph.D.
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE
After earning my Ph.D., I completed my psychoanalytic training at the Topeka Institute for Psychoanalysis as well as post-doctoral courses in psychology at the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas. Within my private practice, I provide psychoanalysis, individual psychotherapy, group psychotherapy and supervision for mental health professionals from a variety of disciplines in psychoanalysis, individual psychotherapy and group psychotherapy.
American Psychoanalytic Association, Secretary
Distinguished Fellow and Past President of the
American Group Psychotherapy Association
Past President-Elect of the International Association for
Group Psychotherapy and Group Processes
American Board for Professional Psychology,
Group Specialty, Board Member and Exam Coordinator
Greater Kansas City Psychoanalytic Institute, Faculty Member
Kansas: #614 Missouri: PY R0360
Certified Group Psychotherapist
Training and Supervising Psychoanalyst,
Greater Kansas City Psychoanalytic Institute
Diplomate in Group Psychotherapy and Psychology,
American Board of Professional Psychology
January 24, 2021: Adelphi University (virtual presentation)
"Dunk Shots, Ping Pong Valleys and Soft Landings: The Use of Object Relations, Relational, and Self-Psychological Theories During These Times"
March 2020: Conference of The American Group Psychotherapy Association
Panel: “Changing Our Minds: The Leader’s Evolving Psychology and its Impact on the Group”
October 26, 2019: Interpersonal Group Psychotherapy:
"A 1-Day Experiential Learning Opportunity for Therapists"
February 25 - March 2, 2019: American Group Psychotherapy Association Connect. Los Angeles, CA
“Being a Group Therapist in Times of Political and
Social Upheaval: This is Difficult”