Meet the Author
Anna Ornstein (USA) interviewed by Yecheskiel Cohen (Israel)
Jonathan Lear (USA) Technique and Freedom in Psychoanalysis
Dana Birksted-Breen (UK), Robert Michels (USA), Rachel Blass (UK)
The International Journal’s Workshop on writing a psychoanalytic paper Research Presentations
Psychic impact and outcome of the Chinese Cultural Revolution (1966-1976)
Chair: Peter Loewenberg (USA). Panellists: Tomas Plaenkers (Germany),
Friedrich Markert (Germany).
I wanted to let everyone know about another panel that promises to be one of the highlights of the meeting:
The panel is on perversion, and the panelists are?: Alberto Eiguer (France), Andras Rascovsky (Argentina) and Ruth Stein (USA). It will be?chaired by Adrienne Harris (USA)
Please register if you haven’t already.
North American Co-Chair of the Program Committee
Erotic transference-counter-transference in the work of the female analyst
Chair: Harold Blum (USA). Panellists: Andrea Celenza (USA), Catherine Chabert (France), Mara Melgar (Argentina).
Convergences and Divergences in treatments of so-called ADHD children
Chair: Marianne Leuzinger-Bohleber (Germany). Panellists: Birgit Gaertner
(Germany), Katrin Luise L**zer (Germany), Bj**rn Salomonsson (Sweden), Dieter
B**rgin (Switzerland), Alan Sugarman (USA).
Chair: Isaac Tylim (USA). Panellists: Adrienne Harris (USA), Andrea
Sabbadini (UK): The Many Faces of Violence: The Films of David Cronenberg
Chair: Janice Lieberman (USA). Panellists: Paola Golinelli (Italy),
Liliana Pedron de Martin (Argentina), Isaac Tylim (USA): Representations of
masculinity and femininity in Almodovar’s films
Chair: Rosemary Balsam (USA) Panellists: Gabriela Legoretta (Canada),
Jennifer Stuart (USA): Casa de Los Babys (in Spanish with English subtitles,
Discussion in English)
Chairs: Hedda Bolgar (USA), Maureen Murphy (USA); Panellists: Linda Tucker
(USA); Robert Wallerstein (USA): When the Glass is Full
Ethical challenges in supervision
Richard Waugaman USA
The danger in deception: Oedipal betrayal and the assault on truth
Dianne Elise USA
The Oedipal Drama and its Impact on the Lives of Gay Men
Gary Grossman USA
The Second Skin, Repetition and Trans-generational Trauma: A Clinical Case
Judith Mitrani USA
All along the watchtower: Creativity and emergence in Bob Dylan’s poetry
Alice Jones USA
“Gold and its Alloys” Where is Psychoanalysis on the Continuum of Therapeutic Process? Psychoanalsis as Different from Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy.
Joann K. Turo USA
The Place Across the Street Some reflections on Language Separateness and Difference
Irene Cairo USA
“I want to be all-gone”: Psychoanalysis Of A Three Year Old Failure To Thrive Child
Adele Kaufman USA
Stoller, Erotics, Sexual Excitement
David James Fisher USA
The synergizing potential of individual and couple treatments: A clinical
illustration from a collaborative study
Graciela Abelin-Sas USA and Peter Mezan USA
On Keeping Thought Erotic: Some Problems in Contemporary Theory/Practice
Donald Moss USA
The development and organizing function of perversion: the example of
John Meyer USA
Small Discussion Groups
Envy. Yesterday, today, tomorrow
Chair: Clara Nemas de Urman (Argentina). Presenters/Discussants:
Simonetta Nissim (Italy), Robert Oelsner (USA), Renato Trachtenberg
Debban** (Canada), Priscilla Roth (UK)
Developing the inner space – psychoanalytic work with an anorectic young
Chair:Irene Roski (Germany). Presenters/Discussants: Alice Bernstein
(USA), Piotr Krzakowski (France), Alfred Bringmann (Germany), Bettina Jesberg
(Germany), Jorg-Thomas Erdmann (Germany), Ruben Zukerfeld (Argentina).
Confusional Thinking/Confusion of Tongues
Chair: Julia Braun (Argentina). Presenters/Discussants: Marvin Hurvich
(USA), Susan Finkelstein (USA), Christine Anzieu-Premmereur (USA), Judith
Being a man. Yesterday and today. Lifespan perspectives on the changing
face of masculinity
Chair: Calvin Anthony Colarusso (USA). Presenters/Discussants: Michael
Diamond (USA), Steve Axelrod (USA), Eike Hinze (Germany), Martin Teising
Psychoanalysis and Spirituality. Integrating concepts of Psyche and soul.
Chair: Juan Pablo Jim**nez de la Jara (Chile). Presenters/Discussants:
Paula Hamm (USA), Susan Lazar (USA), Robert Waldinger (USA), Eduardo
Between repetition and construction: transference
Chair: Lewis Kirshner (USA) Presenters/Discussants: Martin Gauthier
(Canada), Christian Seulin (France), Nora Barugel (Argentina)
Eating disorders in adolescence. Integration with infant observation
Chairs: Claudia Lucia Borensztejn (Argentina) and Mary Brady (USA).
Presenters/Discussants: Gianna Williams (UK), Hsueh-Mei Fan (UK),
Mirta Berman de
Perspectives on dealing with object loss in clinical work
Chair: Ellen Sinkman (USA). Presenters/Discussants: S**rgio Lewkowicz
(Brazil), Rona Silverton (USA), Miriam Pierce (USA).
Inhibitions, symptoms and performance anxiety in the musician
Chair: Julie Jaffee Nagel (USA). Presenters/Discussants: Roberto Doria
Medina Ponce (Argentina), Katarzyna Walewska (Poland)
Clinical psychoanalysis in the university: controversial issues
Chair: Ricardo Bernardi (Uruguay). Presenters/Discussants:Dominique Cupa
(France), Adela Leibovich de Duarte (Argentina), Franco Borgogno (Italy),
Robert Michels (USA),Patrizia Giampieri-Deutsch (Austria).
Cultural aspects of listening with the psychoanalyst’s “Third Ear”
Chair: Lee Jaffe (USA). Presenters/Discussants: Gabriela Goldstein
(Argentina) Bernd Keuerleber (Germany) Claudia Spadazzi (Italy).
Analytic listening. Reflections on Hypothesis and evidence
Chair: Evelyne Albrecht Schwaber (USA). Presenters/Discussants: Anna
The Concept of the Link in Couple and Family Psychoanalysis
Chairs: David E. Scharff (USA) and Anna Maria Nicolo (Italy).
Presenters/Discussants:Richard Zeitner (USA), Timothy Keogh
(Australia), Hugo Bleichmar
(Spain), Isidoro Berenstein (Argentina).
Growing old during midlife. Clinical case and metapsychology
Chair: Guillermo Julio Montero (Argentina) Presenters/Discussants: Rub**n
Basili (Argentina), Calvin Anthony Colarusso (USA)
How can we understand the depth of investment in being a training analyst?
Chairs: Mira Erlich-Ginor (Israel) and Leena Klockars (Finland).
Presenters/Discussants: Anna Danielson Berglund (Denmark), Majlis Salomonsson
(Sweden), Mary Target (UK), Estela Bichi (Argentina), Arnold Richards (USA).
Aspects of same-sex parenting: a psychochoanalytical exploration
Chairs: Beatriz Agrest Wainer (Argentina), Ethan Grumbach (USA).
Presenters/Discussants: Eva Rotenberg (Argentina), Susan Vaughan (USA).
A few other interesting panels noted by Glen Gabbard:
Is transference interpretation central in analytic work?
Chair: Marie-France Dispaux (Belgium), Presenter: Alicia Leisse de Lustgarten (Venezuela), Discussants: Georg Bruns (Germany), Henry J. Friedman (USA), Elias da Rocha Barros (Brazil)
Jeff Golland will chair a paper session featuring two outstanding papers: Danielle Quinodoz (Geneva), Growing old: a discovery, and Joan Raphael-Leff (London), Models as Matrix.
A panel on Psychoanalytic Theories of Creativity: Clinical
Apllications – Chair Laurie Wilson, panelists: Nellie Thompson and Pinchas Noy
Panel: Desiring and Fearing Enlivenment: Two Approaches to Unconscious Fantasy, Transference, and Analytic Intervention. Chair: Jorge Canestri (Italy); Presenters: Sam Gerson (USA); Ricardo Spector (Argentina); Discussant: Mitchell Wilson (USA).
A panel on Psychosomatics, Chaired by Marilia Aisenstein with Harvey Rich, Panos Aloupis, and Elsa Aisenberg
A Panel called “Can the Analyst Think While Enacting?”
Chair: Donald Moss
Panelists: Henry Smith, John Steiner, Jose Carlos Calich (Brazil)
A panel called Object Relations in Clinical Psychoanalysis
Chair: Harold Blum(USA). Panelists: Daniel Widlcher (France),Otto Kernberg (USA), Romulo Lander (Venezuela).