Recent TCTS presentations

Evaluating shame with the Thurston Cradock Test of Shame (TCTS)

Julie Cradock O'Leary, Ph.D.

Webinar, Assessment Seminar, University of Denver Graduate School of Professional Psychology, Denver, CO

November 16, 2022

A brief review of the Thurston Cradock Test of Shame (TCTS)

Julie Cradock O'Leary, Ph.D.

Informal presentation, Collaborative Assessment Association of the Bay Area, Oakland, CA

October 22, 2022

Understanding and addressing shame in clinical work

Julie Cradock O'Leary, Ph.D.

Webinar, Jenison Psychological Services, Jenison, MI

August 12, 2022

Understanding and addressing shame in clinical work

Julie Cradock O'Leary, Ph.D.

Webinar, Montana State University Counseling & Psychological Services, Bozeman, MT

July 25, 2022

"The little girl and the dog hurt my heart.":  When TCTS characters provide an entry point to self-compassion

Julie Cradock O'Leary, Ph.D.

Paper in symposium, "The Therapeutic Power of the Rorschach and Other Projective Tests," Congress of the International Society of the Rorschach and Projective Methods, Geneva, Switzerland

July 13, 2022

Seven cases that illustrate the power of using the Rorschach and Thurston Cradock Test of Shame (TCTS) together

Symposium, Congress of the International Society of the Rorschach and Projective Methods, Geneva, Switzerland

July 13, 2022

 

           When Rorschach and TCTS data come together, a clearer picture emerges

            Julie Cradock O'Leary, Ph.D.

          Using the Rorschach and TCTS to highlight shame-based hypervigilance in a             

          Therapeutic Assessment with a 19 year old male

           Edward B. Jenny, Psy.D.

          “What else can happen?": Using the TCTS and the Rorschach to help a 17 year old   

           girl make the transition from high school to university

            Carol-Jane Parker, M.Ed.

          “Stay with the pretty picture, people are hard."  Using the Rorschach and TCTS to   

           clarify defensive processing

            Stephen Seger, LSW

           Shame in Hikikomori symptoms: Identification of shame by the Rorschach and 

           TCTS

            Mitsugu Murakami, M.A.

            In hindsight: Realizing the Rorschach and TCTS held the connecting piece to   

           complete a puzzle

            Donna Kelley, IHM, Psy.D., ABAP

            Cassandra Parrish, M.A.

           “If I’m damned to hellfire, why not make the best of it?" Using the Rorschach and   

           TCTS to disentangle shame from the fear of damnation

            Miles Broadbery, M.Sc.

          "How can I feel emotions more deeply? Or do I even want?” Using the Rorschach 

           and the TCTS to highlight this adolescent’s dilemma of change

            Pamela Schaber, Ph.D.
 

Evaluating the "sleeper in psychopathology" with the Thurston Cradock Test of Shame (TCTS)

Julie Cradock O'Leary, Ph.D.

Webinar, The Ardent Grove Foundation, Denver, CO

June 21, 2022

Understanding and Addressing Shame in Clinical Work

Julie Cradock O'Leary, Ph.D.

Webinar, Sentience Psychological Services, PLLC, Phoenix, AZ

June 7, 2022

Evaluating Shame with the Thurston Cradock Test of Shame (TCTS)

Julie Cradock O'Leary, Ph.D.

Guest lecture, Advanced Personality Assessment class, University of Denver, Denver, CO

April 25, 2022

Using the Thurston Cradock Test of Shame (TCTS) to mine for "psychotherapeutic gold"

Julie Cradock O'Leary, Ph.D.

Workshop, Colorado Assessment Society, Denver, CO

April 22, 2022

“I think it slowly builds on your skin and you can’t get out of your head that you failed at something”: Scrambling to engage defenses against shame

Julie Cradock O'Leary, Ph.D.

Case discussion, Society for Personality Assessment Annual Conference, Chicago, IL

March 12, 2022

When Shame Eclipses Hope: Finding, Holding, and Building Hope When Your Client Cannot

Julie Cradock O'Leary, Ph.D.

Case discussion, Society for Personality Assessment Annual Conference, Chicago, IL

March 11, 2022