Introduction to Psychoanalytic Thinking Today

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Organised by:

British Psychoanalytical Society (incorporating the Institute of Psychoanalysis)

07 October 2023

Time: 09:30 - 17:30

Price: Standard £45.00 | Students special offer (limited spaces available) £25.00


University College London (UCL)
20 Bedford Way

United Kingdom

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Join us for an interactive day event: “Introduction to Psychoanalytic Thinking Today.”

Meet with analysts at the forefront of psychoanalytic practice, including those who have trained, taught, and supervised at leading universities and treatment centres. Discover how psychoanalysts think about the mind, what it means to be a patient, and the journey to becoming a qualified psychoanalyst.

This event is open to everyone, including current undergraduate and postgraduate students from any discipline or background. You do not need to have any prior knowledge or experience of psychoanalysis.

Presenters include:

Dr Liz Allison, Psychoanalyst & UCL Programme Director & Programme Tutor, MSc Theoretical Psychoanalytic Studies

Dr Giovanni Polizzi, Psychoanalyst & Psychiatrist

Prof Lisa Baraitser, Psychoanalyst & Professor of Psychosocial Theory, Department of Psychosocial Studies, Birkbeck, University of London

Dr Avi Shmueli, Psychoanalyst & Psychoanalytic Couple Psychotherapist

Dr Ana Paulina de Sauma, Psychoanalyst & Director of Education at the Institute of Psychoanalysis

Annelize Taylor, Psychoanalyst

Dr Anne Patterson, Psychoanalyst, Psychiatrist & Co-Director of European Film Festival

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