Mandala 1

About me:

I’m a licensed clinical social worker and certified psychoanalyst trained at the C.G. Jung Institute of San Francisco.  Past training includes postgraduate work at Mount Sinai Hospital, Medical and social work at Planned Parenthood, Berkeley Mental Health (Youth and Children’s Division), Alameda County mental health, and Faculty at C.G. Jung Institute and extended education.

License, certification, professional membership:

L.C.S.W. #6985
Board certification: diplomat, American Board of clinical social work
Certified psychoanalyst: C.G. Jung Institute of San Francisco
Member: IAAP


  • Staying awake in the moment
  • Infant observation
  • Deepening the Work: accessing the unconscious
  • Working in the silence
  • Couples therapy
  • Dreams at the beginning
  • Dreams at the end
  • The end is not an end
  • Basic assessment and diagnosis for psychotherapy
  • Getting a grip on the grip of the field


Individual consultation and supervision for psychotherapists, interns, graduate students, and Group consultation for psychotherapists.


B. Barmack (1986) Countertransference and the Pregnant Therapist, Psychotherapy Institute Journal, Vol. 3, 10-20

B. Barmack, V. Humphrey (2010) Transcendence, transmission & transformation: the transcendent function in infant observation, The Journal of Analytical Psychology, Vol. 55 (3)

B. Barmack (2014) Fill the Void .....a movie review, Jung Journal, Culture and Psyche v.8 issue 3

B. Barmack (2016) Silence in the Work: Beauty and Creativity in an infant observation, Fort Da, Spring 2016

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