The Colloquium Committee of the Interpersonal-Humanistic Track of the NYU Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis Presents:
Celebrating Edgar Levenson, M.D.
We will celebrate the extraordinary contribution that Ed Levenson has made to contemporary psychoanalysis. In his writing, teaching, speaking, and supervising, he has been a profound influence on so many. Irwin Hirsch, Ph.D. will moderate; Donnel Stern, Ph.D.will discuss Ed’s theoretical and clinical contributions to psychoanalysis; then Dr. Levenson will supervise Karen Singleton, Ph.D., who will present an ongoing treatment case. Finally, Ed will be interviewed by Don Stern.Participants:Edgar A. Levenson, M.D. is Adjunct Clinical Professor and Consultant at the NYU Postdoctoral Program. He is Fellow Emeritus, Training, Supervising Analyst and Faculty at the William Alanson White Institute, Honorary member of the American Psychoanalytic Association, Life Fellow of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis; Distinguished Life Fellow, American Psychiatric Association. He is the author of Fallacy of Understanding: The Ambiguity of Change and The Purloined Self.Donnel Stern, Ph.D. is Adjunct Clinical Professor and Consultant at the NYU Postdoctoral Program in Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy. Training and Supervising Analyst, Fellow, and member of the Faculty, at the William Alanson White Institute, Editor of a book series at Routledge, “Psychoanalysis in a New Key.” He is the former Editor-in-Chief of Contemporary Psychoanalysis, and the author of Unformulated Experience: From Dissociation to Imagination in Psychoanalysis (1997), andPartners in Thought: Working with Unformulated Experience, Dissociation, and Enactment (2010).Irwin Hirsch, Ph.D. is Adjunct Clinical Professor and Consultant at the NYU Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis, Faculty and Supervisor, Manhattan Institute for Psychoanalysis, the Derner Institute, Adelphi University, National Institute for the Psychotherapies and Visiting Faculty, William Alanson White Institute. He is the author of many psychoanalytic articles, chapters and reviews, and “Coasting in the Countertransference: Conflicts of Self-Interest between Analyst and Patient”, Routeledge, 2008.Karen Singleton, Ph..D. is a Candidate at the NYU Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis, Director of the Columbia University Sexual Violence Prevention & Response Program, Adjunct faculty at Beth Israel Medical Center Department of Psychiatry, consulting psychologist and research advisor for the Hip Hop Mental Health Project, and member of the Board of Advisors for the Take Back the Night Foundation and received a Department of State Scholars and Speakers Grant in December, 2009.
Saturday, September 22, 2012
10:00 AM – 12:00 NoonSmart Classroom 206
NYU School of Law
40 Washington Square South
Coffee and Danish will be served