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. 

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

Professional Associations
 

American Psychoanalytic Association, Secretary - 2019-2023

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

UPCOMING PRESENTATIONS

April 30. 2022: Attachment and Trauma Conference; White Plains, New York.

“Understanding Traumatization of the Group and Therapist Through Unanticipated Personal Exp0osure:  Clinical Implications”

Certifications

Certified Psychoanalyst
Certified Psychologist 
    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