Dialogues in Contemporary Psychoanalysis: Oedipus in Brooklyn: Rethinking Freud on Women, Watching Lena Dunham's "Girls"

2014 – 2015 Dialogues in Contemporary Psychoanalysis

Henry Markman, MD & Julie Ruskin, PhD, Co-Chairs
John DiMartini, PhD, John Jemerin, MD, Israel Katz, MD, Maria Longuemare, MD, PhD, Patricia Marra, MFT, Catherine McKenzie, PhD, Mitchell Wilson, MD, Committee Members

The Dialogues in Contemporary Psychoanalysis Program aims to foster meaningful discussion on major current trends in psychoanalysis — in terms of clinical practice, as well as psychoanalytic theory applied to topics such as politics, history, aesthetics, literature and film, gender, and development. Leading contributors present original work that is discussed by experts in that particular area. This program is intended for clinicians and others interested in psychoanalytic thinking.

Title: Oedipus in Brooklyn: Rethinking Freud on Women, Watching Lena Dunham's "Girls"
Date: Saturday, September 20, 2014
Time: 09:30am - 12:30pm
Presenter: Lisa Buchberg, DMH
Discussants: Elizabeth Bradshaw, PsyD and Joseph Lavery, PhD
Moderator: Mitchell Wilson, MD
Location: San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis
444 Natoma Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Program Fee: Series fee for 4 programs:
$ 230.00  General
$ 190.00  SFCP Members
$   95.00  Students  (with copy of Student ID provided)
 
Individual program:
$ 55.00  General
$ 45.00  SFCP Members
$ 25.00  Students (with copy of Student ID provided)
CME/CE: 3 CME/CE Credits is available for an additional $ 36.00 or $ 30.00
To Register: Please click here to register online now

 

PRESENTER: Lisa Buchberg, DMH
Training and Supervising Analyst and Faculty, SFCP; Personal and Supervising Analyst, PINC.  Dr. Buchberg is the author of "Oedipus in Brooklyn: Reading Freud on Women, Watching Lena Dunham's 'Girls,'"  The Psychoanalytic Quarterly, January 2014.  She has taught courses on gender, the psychology of women, the British Independent School, and theoretical pluralism.  Dr. Buchberg has a private practice in San Francisco.

DISCUSSANT: Elizabeth Bradshaw, PsyD
Masters in Theoretical Psychoanalytic Studies, University College, London.  Dr. Bradshaw has published multiple papers on psychoanalytic writing as well as Freud's drive theory that have appeared in fort da and Modern Psychoanalysis.  She is in private practice in San Francisco and Oakland where she works with children, adolescents and adults.

DISCUSSANT: Joseph Lavery, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of English, University of California, Berkeley.  Dr. Lavery specializes in Victorian literature and culture, with primary research in the field of Victorian Orientalism.  He is also interested in psychoanalytic and queer theories of gender and sexuality, the transnational portability of aesthetic forms, and theories of popular culture.

MODERATOR: Mitchell Wilson, MD

 


Course Objectives:

Participants will be able to

  1. learn about Freud's views on female development and female desire.
  2. learn about post-Freudian perspectives on female development and female desire.
  3. learn about how contemporary popular culture represents female sexuality.
  4. learn about how psychoanalysis, Critical Theory, and other literary theories illuminate popular cultural representations of female secuality.

 

CE LogoThe San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.

PHYSICIANS: The San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis designates this educational activity for a maximum of 3 credits as listed for each individual program, AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This credit may also be applied to the CMA Certification in Continuing Medical Education.

LCSWs/MFTs: The San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis is a provider approved by the Board of Behavioral Sciences, Provider Number PCE623, for 3 CE credits on an hour for hour basis.

PSYCHOLOGISTS: Psychologists attending SFCP events approved for CME credits may report AMA PRA Category 1Credit(s)™ toward their CE requirements. Psychologists self-certify the number of hours they have completed on their renewal form (whether online or paper). The San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

REGISTERED NURSES: The San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 02677, on an hour for hour basis.

SFCP is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. SFCP maintains responsibility for this program and its contents.

Commercial Support: None

Faculty Disclosure: The following moderators and planning committee members have disclosed NO financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with commercial companies who have provided products or services, relating presentation(s) or commercial support for this continuing medical education activity: Henry Markman, MD, Julie Ruskin, PhD, John DiMartini, PhD, John Jemerin, MD, Israel Katz, MD, Maria Longuemare, MD, PhD, Patricia Marra, MFT, Catherine McKenzie, PhD, Mitchell Wilson, MD, Lisa Buchberg, DMH, Elizabeth Biggart, PsyD and Joseph Lavery, PhD. All conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with the ACCME Updated Standards for Commercial Support.

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