Summer in the City 2019
Friday, August 16:
NEUROSCIENCE AND PSYCHOANALYSIS
The Wisdom of Psychodynamic Theory: What Does it Offer Us In Our Multicultural World?
Conversations Among Psychodynamic Clinicians
Since Freud, and across professional and academic disciplines, psychodynamic thinking has been idealized, debated, and at times denigrated as a form of therapeutic practice. And yet, the meaningfulness and utility of psychodynamic theorizing persists, finding sustained life within ordinary contemporary psychotherapeutic practice. This series, using discrete sets of psychodynamic theory in combination with personal and clinical associations by small panels of ICSW faculty and doctoral students, will explore how and why these discourses matter in the context of our diverse social world.
3 CEUs per event / 21 CEUs full summer series
1) To promote consideration of the ways in which psychodynamic theory continues to inform contemporary therapeutic practice.
2) To facilitate consideration of clinical implications of psychodynamic thinking within diverse practice contexts.
This session is one of a series of 7 sessions throughout the summer: KLEIN (June 14), WINNICOTT (June 21), RELATIONAL THEORY (July 12), ATTACHMENT THEORY (July 19), SELF PSYCHOLOGY (August 2), NONLINEAR DYNAMICS THEORY (August 9), NEUROSCIENCE AND PSYCHOANALYSIS (August 16)
Amy Groessl, PhD
Joe Palombo, MA, Emeritus Director
Sue Terrell, PhD
Summer in the City Registration Fees:
$50 individual session / $280 full series
Student/Agency Rate: $40 individual session / $210 full series