2016 - 2017 Dialogues in Contemporary Psychoanalysis

Henry Markman, MD and Julie Ruskin, PhD, Co-Chairs
John DiMartini, PhD, Laurie Goldsmith, PhD, Israel Katz, MD, Patricia Marra, MFT, Catherine McKenzie, PhD and Lisa Roth, PsyD, Committee Members

Medina, Fez Morocco (2014) by Lee Grossman
Medina, Fez Morocco (2014) by Lee Grossman (www.leegrossman.net)

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.

Program Title: Literature and Psychoanalysis: Text and Clinical Context
Date: Saturday, May 6, 2017
Time: 09:30am - 12:30pm
Presenter: Beatriz de León de Bernardi, PhD
Discussant: Jeanne Harasemovitch, LCSW
Moderator: Israel Katz, MD
Location: San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis
444 Natoma Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Program Fee: $ 65.00  General Admissions
$ 60.00  SFCP Analyst Members / Community Members
$ 45.00  Students / SFCP Candidates

PRESENTER: Beatriz de León de Bernardi, PhD
Member and Training Analyst, Uruguayan Psychoanalytic Association; Editorial Board, International Journal of Psychoanalysis; Latin American representative, IPA (2011 – 2015); former professor of literature. She has published on the analyst's contribution to the analytic process, the analytic field, and the idea of vínculo. Her articles include “Commentary on the Paper ‘The Compulsion to Confess and the Compulsion to Judge in the Analytic Situation’ by Stefano Fajrajzen,” International Journal of Psychoanalysis, (2014); “Field Theory as a Metaphor and Metaphors in the Analytic Field and Process,” Psychoanalytic Inquiry (2013); “The Concepts of Vínculo and Dialectical Spiral: A Bridge between Intra and Intersubjectivity,” Psychoanalytic Quarterly (2011). Dr. Bernardi is in private practice in Montevideo, Uruguay.

DISCUSSANT: Jeanne Harasemovitch, LCSW

MODERATOR: Israel Katz, MD

California Medical Association 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, Laurie Goldsmith, PhD, Israel Katz, MD, Patricia Marra, MFT, Catherine McKenzie, PhD, Lisa Roth, PsyD, Beatriz de León de Bernardi, PhD and Jeanne Harasemovitch, LCSW. All conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with the ACCME Updated Standards for Commercial Support.

  • There will be a full refund if one requests to drop the program on or before April 5, 2017.
  • There will be a 10% cancellation fee if one requests to drop the program after April 6, 2017.