JOSEPH SANDLER PSYCHOANALYTIC RESEARCH CONFERENCE 2014



THE UNCONSCIOUS
A bridge between psychoanalysis and cognitive science
Researchers and clinicians in dialogue

DAS UNBEWUSSTE
Eine Brücke zwischen Psychoanalyse und Cognitive Science
Forscher und Praktiker im Dialog




Friday, February 28 to Sunday, March 2, 2014

Goethe-Universität, Campus Westend, Casino
Grüneburgplatz 1, 60323 Frankfurt am Main


Veranstalter: Sigmund-Freud-Institut, Frankfurt am Main; Research Board der Internationalen Psychoanalytischen Vereinigung (IPV); IDeA Center, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main; Universität Kassel

Patronage: Peter Feldmann, Mayor of the City of Frankfurt
Schirmherrschaft: Peter Feldmann, Frankfurter Oberbürgermeister

Unterstützt durch die Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG),
die Stiftung Sigmund-Freud-Institut und das IDeA-Zentrum, Frankfurt


 


PROGRAMME
updated 26/02/2014
 



Feb 23 to
March 2

 



Research Training of the International Psychoanalytical Association (-> PDF)
(location: Sigmund-Freud-Institut, Beethovenplatz 1-3)

Staff: John Clarkin, New York; Robert N. Emde, Denver; Mark Solms, Cape Town; Marianne Leuzinger-Bohleber, Frankfurt; Tamara Fischmann, Frankfurt; Anna Buchheim, Innsbruck

Separate application and registration until January 31, 2014:
stebahne@sigmund-freud-institut.de
and
paula.barkay@neuropsa.org
(see websites of the IPA and the DPV)
 

Friday, February 28



14:00



Registration
(location: Goethe-Universität, Campus Westend, Casino, Grüneburgplatz 1)

Chair: Marcus Hasselhorn, Frankfurt

14:15

Greetings and welcome
Peter Feldmann, Mayor of the City of Frankfurt
Tanja Brühl
, Vice President of the Goethe University of Frankfurt
Stefano Bolognini
, President of the IPA
Anne-Marie Sandler, London
Mark Solms, Chair of the Research Committee of the IPA
Christoph Walker, President of the German Psychoanalytical Association

Chair: Bernard Reith, Geneva

15:00

Introduction to the conference
Marcus Hasselhorn, Director of the IDeA Center, DIPF, Goethe University, Frankfurt
Marianne Leuzinger-Bohleber, Vice Chair of the IPA Research Committee, Director of the Sigmund-Freud-Institut, IDeA Center

15:45

Coffee break

16:30

David Taylor, London, Chair of the Clinical Research Subcommittee
Knowing and not knowing one’s own mind – is the unconscious at work?

17:15

Carlo Semenza, Padua
The unconscious in cognitive science

18:00

Discussion of both papers by Rudi Vermote, Brussels

18:30

19:00

Discussion from the floor

Welcome drink

Public Lecture -  Öffentlicher Vortrag

Chair: Siri Gullestad, Oslo

20:00

Mark Solms, Cape Town
Consciousness by surprise: The unconscious in psychoanalysis and cognitive science

21:00

Discussion: Karl Friston, London


Saturday, March 1

  

Chair: Stephan Hau, Stockholm

09:00

Karl Friston, London
Consciousness and the Bayesian brain

09:45

Heinz Weiß, Stuttgart/Frankfurt
Clinical paper - Reflections on primitive reparation, the repetition compulsion and the unconscious processing of guilt

10:30

Discussion of both papers: Mark Solms, Cape Town, and discussion from the floor

11:00

Coffee break

Chair: Robert Galatzer-Levy, Chicago

11:30

Werner Bohleber, Frankfurt; Juan Pablo Jimenez, Santiago de Chile; Sverre Varvin, Oslo; Samuel Zysman, Buenos Aires
Unconscious phantasy: An attempt at conceptual integration

13:00

Discussion: Riccardo Steiner, London

13:30

Lunch (Sandwiches will be served)

Poster session
(application to IPA Research Committees)


14:15 - 18:00


Parallel panels, researchers in communication with keynote speakers

Panel I to III are devoted to the discussions among the members of the Committee; interested colleagues may join the meeting but can not be involved actively in the discussions


Panel I


Clinical – Are psychoanalytic and cognitive science views of unconscious mental functioning interacting in clinical practice?
(Chair: David Taylor and members of the Clinical Research Subcommittee)


Panel II

General – What experiments might resolve/clarify differences between the psychoanalytic and cognitive conceptions of the unconscious?
(Chair: Robert Galatzer-Levy and members of the General Research Committee)


Panel III

Conceptual –  Does cognitive science clarify/resolve any controversial issues regarding unconscious phantasy in psychoanalytic theory?
(Chair: Mark Solms and members of the Conceptual Research Subcommittee)


PANEL IV

Research for clinical practice with extended case studies
(Chair: Kurt Grünberg, Frankfurt)

Presenters: Verena Neubert, Lorena Hartmann u.a., Frankfurt: Therapeutic and preventive work outside the offices: results and observations of the EVA Study

Presenter: Ted Gaensbauer, Denver: Early memory on trauma: the case of a four-year-old child remembering a traumatic car accident



PANEL V

Research projects on the conference topic Presentations by young researchers of the Research Training Programme of the IPA
(Chairs: John Clarkin, New York; Robert N. Emde, Denver)


PANEL VI

(in deutscher Sprache) Symptom- und Strukturveränderungen in psychoanalytischen Behandlungen chronisch depressiver Patienten - Annäherungen aus extraklinischer und klinischer Perspektive unter Einbeziehung der OPD
Chair: Stephan Hau, Stockholm

Vortragende: Ulrich Bahrke, Lisa Kallenbach, Johannes Kaufhold, Ruth Pfeffer, Philipp Schmidt, Frankfurt

Vortragende: Heike Westenberger-Breuer, Frankfurt: Chronische Depression und traumatische Kindheitserlebnisse - ein Behandlungsbericht


PANEL VII

(in deutscher Sprache) ERSTE SCHRITTE
(Chair: Tamara Fischmann, Frankfurt)

Vortragende: Munise Agca, Claudia Burkhardt-Mußmann, Liz Holland, Monika Koch, Lea Lochmann, Judith Lebiger-Vogel, Constanze Rickmeyer, Yande Thoen: ERSTE SCHTITTE. Ein Präventionsprojekt mit Migrationsfamilien

Vortragende: Birgit Gaertner, Inka Werner, Frankfurt: Die Wirksamkeit psychoanalytischer verglichen mit medikamentöser/verhaltenstherapeutischer Behandlung von „ADHS“ Kindern. Ergebnisse und Fallberichte
 

   

Sunday, March 2



Chair: Michael Madeja, Frankfurt (tbc)

09:00

Yoram Yovell, Haifa
The unconscious and trauma

09:45

Marianne Leuzinger-Bohleber, Tamara Fischmann, Michael Russ, Frankfurt
Trauma, dreams and transformations in psychoanalysis: Combining clinical and extraclinical research in the Frankfurt EEG/FmRI Study

10:30

Discussion from a neuroscientific point of view: Bradley Peterson, New York

10:45

Discussion of the conference achievements from a developmental view: Robert N. Emde, Denver

11:00

Discussion from the floor

11:30

Coffee break

Chair: Mark Solms, Cape Town

12:00

Closing remarks by Vice-Chair of Research Committee: Robert Galatzer-Levy, Chicago

13:00

End of the conference

 

 

Contact

Paula Barkay
13 Prowse Place
London NW1 9PN
Phone +44 20 7482 6999
FAX +44 20 7284 4030
E-mail paula.barkay@
neuropsa.org


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D-60325 Frankfurt am Main
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