Seminars

Clinical Seminar

 

The clinical seminar program will be guided by the ethics of the clinical practice of psychoanalysis. The seminar will show how this unfolds for the analyst and the analysand using the presentation of analytic cases by members of the ACP.

Please contact the Convenor before the first meeting to express your interest in attending.

Saturdays
1pm – 2.30pm

Semester 1: March 5, March 26, May 7, May 28, June 25
Semester 2: August 6, August 27, September 10, October 8, November 26

Venue: Treacy Conference Centre, Parkville
Contact: Carmelo Scuderi (Convenor)
T: 0438 281 789
E: carmelo.scuderi@psychoanalysis.org.au

Seminar On The Formation Of The Analyst

 

This Seminar will continue to work in 2021 according to the new modality it has adopted: in cartels and/or by individual contributions presented at plenary sessions. The research projects for the year generally concern the analytic discourse and the formation of the analyst, but other questions may emerge from the participants’ work in progress. For further information, please contact the convenor, Dr Leonardo Rodríguez.

Saturdays
1pm – 2.30pm

Semester 1 Plenary: May 14
Semester 2 Plenary: November 19

Venue: Treacy Conference Centre, Parkville
Contact: Dr Leonardo Rodríguez (Convenor)
T:(03) 9349 3462
E: leonardo.rodriguez@psychoanalysis.org.au

Forum Of Melbourne

 

The Forum of Melbourne will work this year on contributing to the discussion of the transmission of psychoanalysis and other fundamental questions, which are the object of psychoanalytic research in Australia and other countries.

Saturdays
1pm – 2.30pm

Semester 1: February 26, March 19, April 2, April 30
Semester 2: September 17, October 22, November 5

Venue: Treacy Conference Centre, Parkville
Contact: Delegates of the Forum of Melbourne
Dr Nicol Thomas (IF-SPFLF Delegate)
T: 0432 221 027
E: nicol.thomas@psychoanalysis.org.au

Dr Leonardo Rodríguez
T: (03) 9349 3462
E: leonardo.rodriguez@psychoanalysis.org.au

Study Group On Psychoanalysis With Children

 

The study group on Psychoanalysis with Children works with questions relating to the clinical and conceptual field of psychoanalysis with children and adolescents. The group continues to meet in the first half of the year. All interested members and students of the ACP are invited to participate.

Please contact the Convenor before the first meeting to express your interest.

Tuesdays
8.00pm – 9.30pm

Semester: May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, June 7, 14, 21

Venue: To Be Announced
Contact: Dr Helena Sandahl (Convenor)
T:(03) 9380 4458
E: helena.sandahl@psychoanalysis.org.au

Tuesday Seminar

 

This seminar will continue to work on the concept of desire. Topics of interest include desire in the different clinical structures, in psychoanalytic treatment and in the interpretation of works or art and literature, while at the same time studying the established contributions of Freud and Lacan.

All interested colleagues are welcome. Those who have not participated in the Seminar before, please contact the Convenor before the first meeting.

Tuesdays
8.00pm – 9.30pm

Semester: August 16, 23, 30, September 6, 13, 20, 27, October 4, 11, 18

Venue: To Be Announced
Contact: Dr Leonardo Rodríguez (Convenor)
T:(03) 9349 3462
E: leonardo.rodriguez@psychoanalysis.org.au

Cartels

 

The cartel is a small study group that researches topics of clinical and theoretical interest. Members and others work together, but each member pursues their own independent study and has an opportunity to present the work. The duration of a cartel is usually two years.


Contact: Carney Lee
E: carn.p.lee@gmail.com