The Emanuel Windholz Memorial Lecture | Scientific Meeting: New Directions in Clinical Psychoanalysis: The Place of Discourse and Care in the Therapeutic Situation

2014 — 2015 The Scientific Meetings

The Scientific Meeting provides exposure to new and on-going work in psychoanalysis. SFCP members or other prominent psychoanalysts present papers in progress on psychoanalytic theory, clinical work and applied psychoanalysis. All SFCP members, candidates, community members, and mental health professionals are welcome free of charge. The meetings take place on the second Monday of the month.

Title: The Emanuel Windholz Memorial Lecture
New Directions in Clinical Psychoanalysis: The Place of Discourse and Care in the Therapeutic Situation
Date: Monday, May 11, 2015
Time: 07:30pm - 09:30pm
Presenter: Mark Leffert, MD
Discussant: Erik Gann, MD
Moderator: Michael Windholz, PhD
Location: San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis
444 Natoma Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Fee: Free
Note: There is no pre-circulated paper for this program.
Webcast: Webcast is available; Email office@sf-cp.org for webcast instructions.
(please request webcast instructions by Sunday, May 10, 2015)

Mark Leffert, MD has been on the faculty of five psychoanalytic institutes and has been a Training and Supervising Analyst at four of them.  He has taught, and supervised psychoanalysts, psychologists, and psychiatrists for 40 years.  He is the author of many papers and two previous books, Contemporary Psychoanalytic Foundations and The Therapeutic Situation in the 21st Century. Phenomenology, Uncertainty and Care in the Therapeutic Encounter will be appearing from Routledge in August.  He has been engaged in an interdisciplinary reformulation of clinical psychoanalysis drawing on postmodernism, neuroscience, network studies, and (among others), heuristics and biases.  Present and future work focuses on phenomenology, care, healing, and the self.  He is in private practice in Santa Barbara, California.

 

Please feel free to submit proposals for upcoming programs.
Julie Ruskin, Scientific Meeting Chair

 


Course Objectives:

Participants will be able to

  1. describe how contemporary neuroscience is relevant to reformulating psychoanalytic theories about the unconscious and therapeutic action.
  2. Describe critiques of the psychoanalytic theory of the unconscious and repression as related to empirical research.
  3. Define therapeutic discourse and care and their importance in clinical work.

 

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 2 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 2 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: Julie Ruskin, PhD, John DiMartini, PhD, Israel Katz, MD, Michael Levin, PsyD, Catherine Mallouh, MD, Patricia Marra, MFT, Catherine McKenzie, PhD, Lisa Roth, PsyD, Sue von Baeyer, PhD, Susan Yamaguchi, LCSW, Mark Lefferts, MD, Erik Gann, MD and Michael Windholz, PhD. All conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with the ACCME Updated Standards for Commercial Support.

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