Dialogues in Contemporary Psychoanalysis: The "Sexual Aberrations"—Do we still need the concept? If so, when and why? If not, why not?

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: The "Sexual Aberrations"—Do we still need the concept?  If so, when and why?  If not, why not?
Date: Saturday, April 11, 2015
Time: 09:30am - 12:30pm
Presenter: Donald Moss, MD
Discussant: Henry Markman, MD
Moderator: Catherine McKenzie, PhD
Location: San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis
444 Natoma Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Program Fee: $ 55.00  General
$ 45.00  SFCP Members
$ 25.00  Students (with copy of Student ID provided)
CME/CE: 3 CME/CE Credits available for an additional $ 36.00 or $ 30.00
To Register: Click here to register for this program now
(registration is encouraged but not required)

 

PRESENTER: Donald Moss, MD
Faculty, Institute for Psychoanalytic Education, NYU Medical Center; Co-Chair, IPA Committee on Clinical Research.  Dr. Moss is the author of Hating in the First Person Plural (2003), Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Man (2012), At War with the Obvious (in press); he is also on the Editorial Boards of the Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, the International Journal of the Psychoanalytic Society, and the Psychoanalytic Quarterly.  He is in private practice in New York.

DISCUSSANT: Henry Markman, MD
Training and Supervising Analyst and Faculty, SFCP; Personal Analyst, PINC.  Dr. Markman has published "Varieties of Masochistic Experience," a chapter in The Clinical Problem of Masochis (2012); "Metaphors We Live By: Commentary on paper by Steven Knoblauch," Psychoanalytic Dialogues (2011); "In this room at this time": The subtle radicalism of Michael Feldman's clinical contribution," fort da (2010); "Listening to Music, Listening to Patients: Aesthetic Experience in Analytic Practice," fort da (2006).  Dr. Markman is in private practice in Berkeley.

MODERATOR: Catherine McKenzie, PhD

 


Course Objectives:

Participants will be able to

  1. describe Freud's concept of sexual aberrations and the evolution of his thinking.
  2. discuss the challenges in considering Freud's original notion of sexual aberrations and how they are understood today.
  3. analyze their own thinking and responses to "sexual aberrations" as they appear clinically.

 

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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, Peter Goldberg, PhD and Donald Moss, MD. All conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with the ACCME Updated Standards for Commercial Support.

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