Diane Jacobs Kopp, MSW, LCSW

(314) 721-2134
375 Jackson Avenue, Suite 1 North
St. Louis, MO 63130

Current Position:  Faculty Member, St. Louis Psychoanalytic Institute; Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, St. Louis University School of Medicine; Private Practitioner of Psychotherapy with Individuals of all Ages, Couples and Parents; Psychoanalyst of Adults; Supervisor of Mental Health Professionals.

Professional Memberships:  American Psychoanalytic Association, International Psychoanalytical Association, St. Louis Psychoanalytic Society, The Contemporary Freudian Society, Candidate Member of The Association for Child Psychoanalysis, National Association of Social Workers, Advanced Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Alumni Association, The Missouri Society for Clinical Social Work.

Professional Service:  Teaches courses such as Adult Personality Development, Clinical Case Conference, Families with Illness and/or Disability and Working with Parents; Secretary of St. Louis Psychoanalytic Society June 2005 – September 2006. Gives many talks in the community on topics such as Growing Older Gracefully, Adult Children’s Relationships with Parents, Betwixt and Between: Coping with the Transition to Adolescence, and Helping Children Put Feelings into Words.

Topics for Speaking Engagements: Psychological Issues which Interfere with Success in Relationships, Professions and/or School; Trauma; Loss and Mourning; Life Transitions; Parenting Issues; Discussion of Novels and Films from Psychological, Social, and Cultural Perspectives.