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September 2017

Psychoanalytic Theory in the Treatment of Transgender and Gender Variant People by Bobby Kizer, PhD (Psychoanalytic Explorations)

September 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
NOBPC, 3624 Coliseum Street
New Orleans, LA 70115 United States
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Psychoanalysis has historically pathologized variance in gender identities and expressions. In recent years, gender variance has become increasingly normative and transgender patients are presenting to therapy (and psychoanalysis) more and more. Recent writings by some psychoanalysts are encouraging new interpretations of psychoanalytic theory that affirm transgender identities. After reviewing some of the historical background and ... Read more

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October 2017

Difficult Patients Through a Cross-Cultural Lens by Helen Ullrich, MD, PhD (Psychoanalysis & Culture)

October 14 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
NOBPC, 3624 Coliseum Street
New Orleans, LA 70115 United States
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Cultural patterns in childhood socialization have an impact on the negotiation of normal narcissism, self-image, and autonomy. When individuals find their cultural ideals a poor fit, they are likely to fall into the category of difficult patients, i.e., patients who need life-long treatment as well as a supportive social network. This paper will examine adaptive ... Read more

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November 2017

Analysis via Skype of Trauma Response in a Chinese Woman by Molly Rothenberg, PhD (Psychoanalytic Explorations)

November 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
NOBPC, 3624 Coliseum Street
New Orleans, LA 70115 United States
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In this clinical paper, I briefly describe the analysis of a Chinese woman who suffered repeated traumas from early childhood into adulthood. ZhoLi, as I will call her, suffered post-traumatic memory disorder in reaction to some of her traumatic experiences.  She also developed masochistic symptoms.  During our work together, it became clear that her responses ... Read more

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January 2018

Why is it Always the Women? by Dale Firestone, LCSW (Psychoanalytic Explorations)

January 27, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
NOBPC, 3624 Coliseum Street
New Orleans, LA 70115 United States
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This psychoanalytic discussion will explore unconscious fears of women that may form the basis of various forms of control and subjugation of women. It may be understood that cultural and religious practices, as well as myths, may express universal, unconscious anxieties and a particular culture's attempts at defense and compromise to contain anxiety through accepted ... Read more

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February 2018

SAVE THE DATE 2018 Helen Meyers Psychoanalytic Scholar Program Visit by Adrienne Harris, PhD (Scientific Presentation)

February 24, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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March 2018

SAVE THE DATE A Visit to Discuss His Contributions to Psychoanalytic Theory, Practice and Training by Sheldon Bach, PhD (Scientific Presentation)

March 3, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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April 2018

Time-Limited Dynamic Psychotherapy by Rick Ferm, PhD (Psychoanalytic Explorations)

April 14, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
NOBPC, 3624 Coliseum Street
New Orleans, LA 70115 United States
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This presentation will focus on Time-limited Dynamic Psychotherapy (TLDP) (Strupp and Binder, 1985, Hannah Levenson, 1995, 2010). The TLDP model integrates relational, interpersonal, object-relations and attachment theory (emphasizing early internal working models of self-other experiences with primary care-takers) perspectives from within the larger psychodynamic framework, and provides a case formulation structure, which supports time sensitive ... Read more

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May 2018

Eros and Divine Madness: Questions and Reflections Inspired by Plato by Frances Coolidge, PhD (Psychoanalytic Explorations)

May 12, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Socrates maintains, in Plato’s Phaedrus, that eros is the highest form of divine madness. The central queries of my presentation are: is there a divine kind of madness? What is the meaning of eros construed as divine madness? Following, but diverging from, Plato’s Symposium, I propose that eros, understood as divine madness, is the capacity ... Read more

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