OCTOBER 6, 2012
“Psychoanalysis and Society
in Times of Global Crisis”
A One Day Lecture/Workshop with
*Internationally renowned Professor of Analytical Psychology at Essex, London
*Co-founder of the UK’s Psychotherapists and Counsellors for Social Responsibility
*Author of several books, including Politics on the Couch: Citizenship and the Internal Life
Dr. Samuels will facilitate an exploration of the following urgent topics:
*What is the role of psychoanalysis and psychotherapy in relation to political problems and processes?
*How might Western societies move from financial sadism to relational economics?
*Is there a spiritual and political dimension to psychological experience? What happens to people deprived of these
aspects of experience?
*Is there a role for politics in the clinical space?
Event is Co-sponsored by:
*THE LOS ANGELES INSTITUTE AND SOCIETY FOR PSYCHOANALYTIC STUDIES Ernest S. Lawrence TRAUMA CENTER
*THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR PSYCHOANALYSIS IN CLINICAL SOCIAL WORK
*THE UPROOTED MIND COMMITTEE
*C.G. JUNG INSTITUTE OF LOS ANGELES
Location: NEW CENTER FOR PSYCHOANALYSIS
2014 Sawtelle Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Time: 9 AM – 3 PM
CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST and LUNCH provided
Registration: $110.00 if paid by September 21, 2012
$125 late registration or day of event
Program is designed for interested psychoanalysts and other Mental Health Professionals
6 CEU’s pending – details available on request
Upon completion of the program participants should be able to:
- · Assess the role of social factors in psychological distress and symptoms;
- · Evaluate the role of defenses in therapist and patient that exclude social factors from clinical work;
- · Apply theory of the political psyche to the parameters of clinical work with patients.
PLEASE COMPLETE THE ENROLLMENT FORM BELOW, DETACH AND MAIL BYSEPTEMBER 19, 2012 with YOUR CHECK made out to LAISPS:
Psychoanalysis and Society in Time of Global Crisis
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