2019 - 2020 Dialogues in Contemporary Psychoanalysis

Henry Markman, MD and Julie Ruskin, PhD, Co-Chairs

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 — involving clinical practice, as well as psychoanalytic theory applied to topics such as politics, history, aesthetics, literature, 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: Psychoanalysis in Transition: Lessons from the Trans Experience
Date: Saturday, December 7, 2019
Time: 09:30am - 12:30pm
Presenter: Patricia Gherovici, PhD
Discussant: Israel Katz, MD
Moderator: Lisa Roth, PsyD
Location: San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis
444 Natoma Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Program Fee: $ 65.00  General Admission
$ 60.00  SFCP Analyst Members, PPM and Community Members
Free      SFCP Candidates

Note: There are limited spaces for Pre-licensed Clinicians and students. Please email [email protected] for registrations.
CME/CE: 3 CME/CE Credits available for an additional $ 30.00 (SFCP Members) or $ 36.00 (non-SFCP Members)
To Register: Click here to register for this program →

PRESENTER: PATRICIA GHEROVICI, PhD
Psychoanalyst & Supervisor, Après-Coup New York; Co-founder & Director, Philadelphia Lacan Group; Associate Faculty, Psychoanalytic Studies Minor, UPenn; Honorary Member, Institute for Psychoanalytic Training and Research in New York City; Founding Member, Das Unbehagen collective. Dr. Gherovici’s books include The Puerto Rican Syndrome (2003), Please Select Your Gender: From the Invention of Hysteria to the Democratizing of Transgenderism (2010) and Transgender Psychoanalysis: A Lacanian Perspective on Sexual Difference (2017); (edited with M. Steinkoler) Lacan On Madness: Madness Yes You Can't ( 2015) and Lacan, Psychoanalysis and Comedy (2016); and (edited with C. Christian) Psychoanalysis in the Barrios: Race, Class, and the Unconscious (2019). Dr. Gherovici is in private practice in Philadelphia.

DISCUSSANT: ISRAEL KATZ, MD
Member & Faculty, SFCP; former Editor-in-Chief, IPSO, the organization for analysts-in-formation at IPA-affiliated societies and study groups; former Editorial Associate, JAPA. Dr. Katz teaches at SFCP, NCSPP and Access Institute on Freud, psychoanalysis in France and Argentina, and therapeutic mechanisms of action. Dr. Katz works in community mental health and is in private practice in San Francisco.

MODERATOR: Lisa Roth, PsyD

 

Educational Objectives:
Participants will be able to
  • explain transgenderism from a non-pathologizing perspective.
  • describe what is at stake psychologically for gender-variant patients.
  • describe how mortality may be inscribed in sexuality.

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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 an entity recognized by the Board of Behavioral Sciences to provide Continuing Education Credits pursuant to Section 1887.4.3.

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 (CEP 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: All 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. All conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with the ACCME Updated Standards for Commercial Support.