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Truth and Knowledge in the Clinic: Working with Freud and Lacan by Erik Porge at Après-Coup

Thursday, February 11th, 2016

Après-Coup Psychoanalytic Association presents
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BOOK PRESENTATION: Truth and Knowledge in the Clinic: Working with Freud and Lacan by Erik Porge
Friday, February 26, 2016, 6:30 pm
The School of Visual Arts
136 West 21st Street, New York, NY
Introductory Remarks by Martin Winn

Discussing his latest work, Erik Porge will focus on the theme of psychoanalytic transmission, showing how some (more…)

Screening & Discussion of Ingmar Bergman’s Persona followed by a discussion with Anna Balas, M.D. at NYPSI

Thursday, February 11th, 2016

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
BRILL LIBRARY FILM SERIES
Marianne and Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY, 10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
www.nypsi.org

Thursday, March 3, 2016, 7:30 pm: Screening & Discussion of Ingmar Bergman’s Persona followed by a discussion with Anna Balas, M.D.
Tickets, click on links & go to events & lectures section:
$15 – General Admission
$12 – NYPSI Members/ Mt. Sinai Employees
$10 – Students with valid ID

By the mid-sixties, Ingmar Bergman (THE SEVENTH SEAL) had already conjured many of the cinema’s most (more…)

Integrating the “Global Workspace” with the“Conscious Id” with Maggie Zellner, PhD at NYPSI

Thursday, February 11th, 2016

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
Arnold Pfeffer Center for Neuropsychoanalysis
Marianne and Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY  10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
www.nypsi.org

Saturday, March 5, 2016, 10 am – 12 pm
Integrating the “Global Workspace” with the“Conscious Id”:Developing a Neuropsychoanalytic Metapsychology with Implications for the Therapy Process with Maggie Zellner, PhD (more…)

The Dyer’s Hand: Some Aspects of the Psychoanalyst’s Actions with Anton Kris, M.D. at NYPSI

Thursday, February 11th, 2016

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE: WORKS IN PROGRESS
Marianne and Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY   10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
w.nypsi.org
Wednesday

March 2, 2016, 8 p.m., The Dyer’s Hand: Some Aspects of the Psychoanalyst’s Actions with Anton Kris, M.D.
FREE. All are welcome.
Click on: RSVP

The title, taken from Shakespeare’s description of his own acting, “my nature is subdued to what it works in, like the (more…)

Bringing Meditation Practice to Life with Jeffrey B. Rubin, PhD at CFS

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Bringing Meditation Practice to Life
One-Session Program (4 Contact Hours)
Presenter:

Date: Sunday, March 13, 2016
Time: 9:00am-1:00pm
Location: 130 West 97th Street, NYC

There is a burgeoning interest in exploring what meditation is and how it might relate to Westerners who are bombarded with information and live at a frenzied pace. In this half-day program – a combination of lecture, discussion, and meditation practice – we will explore several topics central to bringing meditation into one’s life and work; 1) what mindfulness is, 2) how to deepen one’s meditative practice, and 3) how to cultivate mindfulness of ethics, emotions, and relationships. (more…)

“Knowing you, knowing me” Boundaries and Borders in the Clinical Encounter at IPTAR

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Following IPTAR’s Race as Relations Conference: Sunday Salon at IPTARInstitute for Psychoanalytic Training & Research
“Knowing you, knowing me” Boundaries and Borders in the Clinical Encounter
The conversation on race, culture, class, identity continues…
bringing it into the clinical moment.
Sunday March 20, 2016, Roundtable 3:00-5:00, Open House 5:00-6:00
IPTAR: 1651 Third Ave. #205 (92nd and Third Ave.)
Naama Kushner Barash, PhD, (IPTAR Fellow and Faculty), Sam Semper, PhD, (IPTAR Advanced Candidate)
Sujatha Subramanian, PhD, (IPTAR Member and Faculty), Moderator: Ben Kafka, PhD, LP, (IPTAR Advanced Candidate) (more…)

Self-Disclosure with Gay and Lesbian Patient: Yes, No or How Much? WIth Gino Benza at MITPP

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

THE METROPOLITAN CENTER FOR MENTAL HEALTH and THE METROPOLITAN INSTITUTE
FOR TRAINING IN PSYCHOANALYTIC PSYCHOTHERAPY
invite you to A CLINICAL WORKSHOP: SELF-DISCLOSURE WITH GAY AND LESBIAN PATIENTS: YES, NO OR HOW MUCH?
SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 2016
Presenter: GINO BENZA, L.C.S.W.

We all work with patients of various genders and sexual orientations. Most of us have had various experiences with self-disclosure, which often brings up potent feelings for both the therapist and patient. Many patients come to treatment with the idea that only a therapist that is like them, or has possibly had some similar, if not the same (more…)

“Authoritarianism as an Illness of Societies” (With a View Towards Treatment) by Jay Frankel at IPTAR

Tuesday, February 9th, 2016

IPTAR and The New School for Social Research Clinical Psychology Department
Present JAY FRANKEL, PH.D.
“Authoritarianism as an Illness of Societies” (With a View Towards Treatment)
March 5, 2016 9:30–1:30 p.m
CE Approved for 4 Credits

Discussants: Richard J. Bernstein, Ph.D and Dorothee C. von Tippelskirch-Eissing, Ph.D
Please join us as we try and address these very important questions of our times:
Why do the powerless collude in their own oppression?
What is the appeal of the demagogue?
How are people seduced into giving up their rights?
Why do revolutions so often fail? (more…)

The Disembodied Self: Dysregulation and Feelings of Unreality with Sheldon Bach at IPTAR

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

IPTAR and The New School For Social Research
Clinical Psychology Department Present the Norbert Freedman Memorial  Lecture
Honoring a Major Contributor to Psychoanalytic Technique
Sheldon Bach, PhD The Disembodied Self: Dysregulation and Feelings of Unreality
Introduction by Steven Ellman, PhD Sunday April 3, 2016 –
10:00–12:30CE: Approved for 2 Credits

IPTAR IS PROUD TO HONOR Dr. Bach  for his contributions to the treatment of narcissistic pathology and
sado-masochistic relationships, as well as his teaching and supervision of so many students throughout the years. Because of his dedication, we  can now conduct analyses with patients who used to be considered  unreachable. Dr. Bach has taught technique for over 50 years, teaching  us, “how to hold a patient in mind”, “how to enter the (more…)

How Neurotic Manifestations of Psychic Determinism Inhibited an Opportunistic Business Partnership Presented by Jim Oher at IPTAR

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

L.J.Gould Center for Systems-Psychoanalytic Studies
SAVE THE DATE: Monthly Systems-Psychoanalytic Case Conference, Wednesday, February 24, 2015
11:30am-1:00pm, IPTAR Conference room (TBA)

Jim Oher CSW, Psychoanalyst, Consultant to CEOs/Organizations
“How Neurotic Manifestations of Psychic Determinism Inhibited an Opportunistic Business Partnership”
Jim will share his experiences working with a privately held firm over the past year and show how

a) pivotal childhood experiences determined current behavior (more…)

Division 39 newsletter for Spring 2016

Monday, February 1st, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Division 39 newsletter for Spring 2016.

On Identification and the Social Bond: Considerations on Fundamentalism with Paula Mieli at Après-Coup

Monday, February 1st, 2016

Après-Coup Psychoanalytic Association presents

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2015-2016 SEMINAR SERIES
Presentations on Sexuality and the Social Link
February 3, 2016,
Paola Mieli,
On Identification and the Social Bond: Considerations on Fundamentalism (more…)

Rape and Revenge: A Real Story and a Mythical One: Implications for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapists With Lucille Spira and Arlene Kramer Richards

Saturday, January 30th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Brochure for The New York School for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis
Spring Scientific Meeting 2016: “Rape and Revenge: A Real Story and a Mythical One: Implications for
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapists” With Lucille Spira and Arlene Kramer Richards on March 20, 2016. (more…)

Paula Ellman Interviewed by Kim Kleinman

Tuesday, January 26th, 2016

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Click Here to View: Paula Ellman Interviewed by Kim Kleinman about Upcoming COWAP Conference on March 4th and 5th in Washington, D.C. on YouTube.

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Contemporary Psychoanalytic Field Theory at CFS

Thursday, January 21st, 2016

Contemporary Psychoanalytic Field Theory
Four-Session Program (6 Contact Hours)
Presenter: Montana Katz, PhD
Dates: Tuesdays, February 2, 9, 16 and 23, 2016
Time: 7:30 – 9:00pm
Location: 415 Central Park West, NYC

This program will discuss central and emerging themes, concepts and techniques of contemporary psychoanalytic field theory. Readings will be selected from the growing body of research and writing on the subject. Psychoanalytic (more…)

Understanding the Loss of Understanding Between Couples at CFS

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Understanding the Loss of Understanding Between Couples
One-Session Program (2 Contact Hours)
Instructor: Monica Vorchheimer
Date: Sunday, January 31, 2016
Time: 3:00-5:00pm
Location: Upper West Side TBA

This paper focuses on the couple as a psychoanalytic object; conjectures emerge from the observation of Psychoanalysis with couples in a joint setting and aims to enlighten the difficulty couples have when speaking and understanding each other. I will explore what happens when they lose their capacity to make themselves (more…)

Authoritariansim as an Illness of Societies with Jay Frankel at IPTAR

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

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Jay Greenberg, PhD wins a Sigourney Award

Monday, January 18th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  We are pleased to announce the following recipients of the 2015 Sigourney Award: North American Region including Jay Greenberg.

Click Here to Read: Jay Greenberg, PhD on the Sigourney Award website.

Click Here to Read:  Sigourney Award Acceptance Speech by Jay Greenberg, Ph.D.

Cypriot psychiatrist honoured with top award

Monday, January 18th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Cypriot psychiatrist honoured with top award on the incypruss website on Janaury 18, 2016.

The Neuroscience Association: suggested readings in neuropsychoanalysis: six specialized lists — and upcoming events

Friday, January 15th, 2016

Suggested Reading in Neuropsychoanalysis:
We have just added six specialized reading lists to our educational resources on the NPSA website. These suggested readings focus on a number of topics, and are intended for individuals from various fields of expertise. The six reading lists are as follows:

History of Neuropsychoanalysis provides an overview of the genesis and evolution of our transdisciplinary enterprise. It highlights some of the key pioneers and advocates in this field, and draws on their work in bringing the world of subjective experience into dialogue with neuroscientific disciplines. This reading list also offers explanations as to what neuropsychoanalysis is and what subject matter it involves. (more…)