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Scientific Program 2020 – 2021

2020

Wednesday, September 9, 2020: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm (no break)

Releasing the Gordian Knot: Working with the Encrypted Imago

Presenter Susan Baxt
Discussant Joshua Levy, PhD, CPsych
Abstract See meeting page.

TPS Scientific Meeting: Open to Members, Affiliates/Guests, TIP Candidates, and ATPPP Trainees only.
** DISTANCE PARTICIPATION ONLY – This meeting will be conducted online. See meeting page for details.
* CME credits available. See below.

Wednesday, October 14, 2020: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

On Dreaming, Parasomnia, and Murder – as seen through Willock’s book The Wrongful Conviction of Oscar Pistorius

Presenter Brent Willock, PhD, CPsych
Abstract See meeting page.

TPS Scientific Meeting: Open to all.
** DISTANCE PARTICIPATION ONLY – This meeting will be conducted online. See meeting page for details.
* CME credits available. See below.

Saturday, November 21, 2020: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Lacan’s View of Perversions: A Perverse Theory?

Presenter Sergio Benvenuto
Abstract See meeting page.

TPS Scientific Meeting: Open to all.
** DISTANCE PARTICIPATION ONLY – This meeting will be conducted online. See meeting page for details.
* CME credits available. See below.

Wednesday, December 9, 2020: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

What is Psychoanalytic Supervision?

Presenter Joshua Levy, PhD, CPsych
Discussant Active Audience Participation
Abstract See meeting page. Relevant references will be sent to the participants prior to the workshop.

TPS Scientific Meeting: Open to Members, Affiliates/Guests, TIP Candidates, and ATPPP Trainees only, by registration.
** DISTANCE PARTICIPATION ONLY – This Scientific Meeting is available via Zoom meeting only. See meeting page for details.
* CME credits available. See below.

2021

Wednesday, January 20, 2021: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Wild Thoughts in Search of a Thinker. The Case of a Man Born with a Dislocated Shoulder.

Presenter Rafael López-Corvo, MD
Abstract See meeting page.

TPS Scientific Meeting: Open to all.
** DISTANCE PARTICIPATION ONLY – This meeting will be conducted online. See meeting page for details.
* CME credits available. See below.

Wednesday, February 10, 2021: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Early, Late and Contemporary Lacan in the Clinic

Presenter Judith Hamilton, MD, FRCP (Psych)
Abstract See meeting page.

TPS Scientific Meeting: Open to all.
* CME credits available. See below.

Wednesday, March 10, 2021: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Ruthlessness and the Transitioning of the Analyst’s Mind

Presenter Oren Gozlan, PsyD, CPsych, ABPP
Abstract See meeting page.

TPS Scientific Meeting: Open to all.
* CME credits available. See below.

Wednesday, April 14, 2021: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The Unrepresented in the Treatment of an Adult-Gifted-Child

Presenter Dan Traub-Werner, MD, FRCP (Psych)
Abstract See meeting page.

TPS Scientific Meeting: Open to Members, Affiliates/Guests, TIP Candidates, and ATPPP Trainees only.
* CME credits available. See below.

Wednesday, May 12, 2021: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm (No break)

Psychoanalysis at the Transgender Edge

Presenter Sam Semper, PhD, LP, FIPA
Abstract See meeting page.

TPS Scientific Meeting: Open to all.
* CME credits available. See below.

The Overall Learning Objectives of the Scientific Program
At the end of these presentations participants will be able:

  1. To have an educational experience, that is psychoanalytically oriented and is useful to psychodynamic practice, predominantly through the discussion of clinical experience.
  2. To have discussion on theoretical aspects of their work as well as of applied psychoanalytic concepts and that they will be able to apply these to their work.
  3. To participate in discussions that can occur in an optimal collegial environment that typically involve up to 50% of the meetings.

Meetings are two hours in duration: unless otherwise specified.

* The Scientific Meetings are eligible for Section 1 CME credits (0.5 credits/hour).

Full-time students in universities and colleges, and mental-health trainees are eligible for a 25% reduction in course fees. Proof of 2020/2021 status needs to be provided. Please contact the tps&i directly to register at a discount. Refunds must be requested in writing two weeks prior to the beginning of a course. A handling fee of $30 will be retained. After these two weeks, fees cannot be returned.

2020-2021 Scientific Program Committee

Scientific Program Committee Chair
Kas Tuters, MD, FRCP(C)

Scientific Committee Members
Sarb Mann, MSW; Jack Kohl, MD; Josh Levy, PhD; Judy Levene PhD; TIP Candidates – Oren Gozlan PsyD, CPsych, ABPP; Abraham Drassinower PhD, LLB; and Shawn Thomson, RP

For more information about and for registration in the tps&i Extension Programs, Scientific Meetings, Training Programs, Study and Supervision groups and Special Presentations, please visit our website: torontopsychoanalysis.com or email info@torontopsychoanalysis.com

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