National Psychological Association for Psychoanalysis
Continuing Education Committee
THE POLITICAL SELF:
PERSONAL, PROFESSIONAL AND PUBLIC PERSPECTIVES
A seminar/workshop with
Professor Andrew Samuels (London)
We will explore personal aspects of political process with clinical usefulness in mind. Novel ideas such as ‘political memory,’ ‘political energy,’ and ‘political style,’ will be explained. The presenter will introduce his method of addressing political material during the clinical session. This is a topic on which he is a specialist, having presented in the United States and other countries.
Andrew Samuels, D.H.L., Professor of Analytical Psychology, University of Essex; Visiting Professor, New York, London and Roehampton Universities; Training Analyst, Society of Analytical Psychology, London; Founder, Psychotherapists and Counsellors for Social Responsibility; Founder Board Member, International Association for Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy; Author, The Political Psyche, and Politics on the Couch: Citizenship and the Internal Life; Clinical practice, London.
Date: Sunday, March 4, 2012
Time: 5:00– 7:00 PM
Location: NPAP, 40 West 13 Street
Open to NPAP members and candidates, and
the psychoanalytic community at no charge.
Committee: Alice Entin, Helen Goldberg, Judy Greenwald, Judy Ann Kaplan,
Joan Klein, Edith Laufer, Loveleen Posmentier, Judith Rappaport, Penny Rosen (Chair)