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Recipients of the Rene Spitz Lectureships are listed below.
The Denver Psychoanalytic Society cordially invites all those interested in mental health to attend our free Fall Scientific Programs:
Friday, September 28, 2012 - A panel presentation on "Psychoanalysis and Immortality." (Please click here for details.) 7:00 P.M.
Friday, November 16, 2012 - Presentation on Homosexuality by Richard Simons, M.D. with discussion led by Paula Bernstein, Ph.D. (Click here for details) 7:00 P.M.
Friday, February 1, 2013 lecture has been cancelled for this academic year.
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 7:00 P.M. "Journey to the East: Consultation and Treatment in China and via Skype" presented by Shoshana Shapiro Adler, Ph.D. at Montview Church at 1980 Dahlia in Denver (at Dahlia and Montview). Click here for details.
CANCELLATION of presentation by Phyllis Tyson, Helen Meyers Traveling Psychoanalytic Scholar on Friday, April 19, 2013.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 7:00 P.M. "Greeting the Gesture: Psychotherapy with a Non-Speaking, Severely Deprived Four Year Old Girl with Multiple Developmental, Psychological and Somatic Symptoms" with Jeanne Magagna, Ph.D., Presenter and Nancy L. Bakalar, M.D., Discussant. Click here for details.
Friday, May 17, 2013 at 7:00 P.M. "LI and Counting - Looking Back on 51 Years" by Mark A. Groth with commentary by Rex McGehee, M.D. Historic footage, photos and commentary marking the path of psychiatry and psychoanalysis in Colorado.
Friday, June 14, 2013 at 7:00 P.M. A Memorial Lecture in honor of Louis Sander is being planned with details to follow soon.
Friday, September 23, 2011 - David E. Scharff, M.D. of Chevy Chase, Maryland will present: "The Interpersonal Unconscious" For details, click here.
Friday, October 14, 2011 - Paula Atkeson, Ph.D. & Anita Schmukler, D.O. will present "Ethics in Child Psychotherapy." For details, click here.
Friday, November 18, 2011 - Nancy L. Bakalar, M.D. of Lone Tree, Colorado will present "The Use of Countertransference in the Analysis of a Silent, Adolescent Boy." Click here for details.
No lectures are planned for December or January -
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 - Dr. Hector Lopez of Argentina: "The analytic experience, an operation to be produced." For details, click here.
Friday, March 16, 2012: Phillip Freeman, M.D. "The Illusion of Getting Real and the Reality of Illusion: Constructing and Deconstructing Neurotic, Artistic, and Therapeutic Illusions" Click here for details.
Friday, April 20, 2012: Sam Wagonfeld, M.D. "Understanding Franz Kafka from his stories, diary, and a long letter to his father" (tentative title)
A fall 2012 Panel is being planned on "Mortality & Psychoanalysis" - check back for date and details. Thank you!
October 21, 2010, We are honored to have as our first speaker for this season, Robert N. Emde, M.D. presenting "Early Moral Development: Beyond Attachment and Questions." For additional information please click here.
December 9, 2010: Gabriela Zorsutti, "Ethics in Psychoanalysis - from Freud until now" Click here for additional information.
February 10, 2011: Ted Gaensbauer, M.D. "The Dark Side of Intersubjectivity: Embodied simulation, mirror neurons, and the reenactment of trauma in early childhood" Click here for more information.
May 5, 2011: PANEL PRESENTATION - "Adolescence and Marijuana Use" with
Rex McGehee, M.D., Paula Riggs, M.D. and Leland Johnston, M.D. 7:30-9:00 p.m.
The location on the AMC campus will be determined by the RSVPs received for this event.
(click here for more information)
October 23, 2009 David Stevens, Ph.D., will present "The Trouble With Reality."
February 26, 2010 Carla Elliott-Neely, Ph.D. will present
"Sudden Father Loss in a 3-year old: Thoughts on
interpretation and technique." More information will be
available shortly. Please check back.
PLEASE NOTE CHANGE IN LOCATION FOR THIS LECTURE ONLY: Boettcher Hall (click for flyer)
March 5, 2010 A special panel on "Aging & Psychoanalysis" with Mary Ann Levy,
M.D., Keither Meagher, David Hurst, M.D., Richard Simons, M.D., and
Ben Green, M.D. Click here for details. (Sturm Hall location)
May 7, 2010 Ted Jacobs, M.D. will present "Listening, Dreaming, Sharing: On the use
of the analyst's inner experience." (Sturm Hall location)
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2008-2009 Preview (see flyer)
October 10, 2008 Stephen Witty, Ph.D. of Colorado Springs "Where We are: Jungian Analysts in the 21st Century" (click for flyer)
November 14, 2008 Jeff Longhofer, Ph.D. "On Having and Being a Case Manager"
No December lecture
No January lecture
February 5, 2009 (on a Thursday evening) Ben Green, M.D. Panel
"Psychoanalysis & Religion" Friends, Foes or Strangers?" (click for flyer)
March 6, 2009 Gary Grossman, M.D.
"Pink Parenting: Providing a Facilitating Environment for Gay and Lesbian Teens" (click for flyer)
April 3, 2009 Melvin Lansky, M.D. "Forgiveness as the Working Through of Splitting" (click for flyer)
May 1, 2009 Richard Geist, Ed.D. "Empathizing with Oedipus: The Self
Psychological Treatment of the Neuroses" (click for flyer)
2007 - 2008
COMMUNITY LECTURE SERIES (see
* CME - The American Psychoanalytic Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing medical Education (ACCME) to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians. The American Psychoanalytic Association designates this continuing medical education activity for 1.5 credit hours each in Category 1 of the Physician’s Recognition Award of the American Medical Association. This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials and Standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the American Psychoanalytic Association and The Denver Psychoanalytic Society. The American Psychoanalytic Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Denver Psychoanalytic Society
RENE SPITZ LECTURESHIP RECIPIENTS:
1981 Selma Fraiberg
1983 E. James Anthony
1987 Daniel N. Stern
1989 Joseph D. Lichtenberg
1990 Phyllis & Robert L. Tyson
1991 Judith S. Wallerstein
1994 Robert N. Emde
1996 Peter Fonagy
2005 Allan N. Schore