Identity & MPEs


This introductory instructional level online class is designed to help therapists assist clients dealing with the identity confusion and bewilderment stemming from a misattributed parentage experience including a surprise DNA discovery. This course is taught by Jodi Klugman-Rabb, MA, LMFT, PsyD.


  • How identity formation occurs normally
  • Evaluate the impact of genealogical bewilderment on identity
  • Identify the 14 dimensions of identity
  • Summarize the psychological impact of identity crises


  • Foundational Concepts of identity formation
  • Complications of identity disruption
  • Building identity after disruption