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Blog Discussion: Enactments and Related Phenomena, Concepts of Judith Chused

  The purpose of this blog is to encourage participation in discussion of concepts and clinical procedures that will be presented by Judy Chused, M.D. during her visit to Cleveland on April 5-6.  “Talking” about some of her ideas ahead of time can prepare us for more useful discussion of her presented paper on Friday […]

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November 11, 2012 IPA Outreach Meeting at the Cleveland Psychoanalytic Center

In our continuing efforts to support psychoanalytic training, research, and practice in Northeast Ohio, the Cleveland Psychoanalytic Center requested and received an IPA Outreach Committee visit on November 11, 2012.  Twenty-three members of the Cleveland psychoanalytic community responded to the invitation to meet with the following visitors: Marvin Margolis MD- chair of IPA Outreach Committee, […]

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November 16th-Cleveland Psychoanalytic Center Presents Jonathan Sadowsky, Ph.D.

  “Beyond the Metaphor of the Pendulum: Electroconvulsive Therapy, Psychoanalysis, and the Styles of American Psychiatry” Jonathan Sadowsky is the Theodore Castele Professor of Medical History and History Department Chair at Case Western Reserve University.  He holds History degrees from Wesleyan, Stanford, and Johns Hopkins, and he studied psychiatric epidemiology at Columbia University.  His book […]

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October Events at the Cleveland Psychoanalytic Center

We would like to draw your attention to four upcoming events in October.  On Wednesday, October 3rd our monthly mini-lecture returns with a presentation by John Ewing, Associate Director, Film, of the Cleveland Museum of Art.  In 1986, John Ewing, co-founder of Cleveland Cinematheque, became the first person hired by the Cleveland Museum of Art […]

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The Resurrection of Agency from the Ashes of War: A Son as Therapist of his Father

Jonathan H. Slavin, Ph.D., ABPP Department  of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School Dr Slavin will present a detailed clinical account of the treatment of a young man suffering massive psychic pain and immobilization. The treatment will be presented through excerpts from recorded sessions. During the course of this treatment the frozen father-son relationship began to transform […]

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Psychoanalysis and the Graphic Memoir

I have asked Valentino Zullo to start an ongoing blog on matters of literary and cultural interest to the psychoanalytic community. Valentino Zullo is a graduate of Kent State University, department of English where he took many courses on literature and Psychoanalysis and worked as my research assistant. Currently he is finishing his Masters degree […]

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2012 Cleveland Psychoanalytic Center Essay Prize

Don’t forget to submit your essay by July 31st. For Psychoanalytically Informed Essays in the Arts and Humanities, Bio-behavioral Sciences, Social Sciences   First Prize: $1000   The essay should not be more than 30 pages in length and should not have been published or submitted for publication. The Cleveland Psychoanalytic Center Essay Prize is open […]

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A Pioneer in American Psychoanalysis Dies: Richard Isay Fought Illness Tag for Gays.

Dr. Richard Isay, a faculty member at the Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research, died on June 28th.  He was 77.  His writing and advocacy led the American Psychoanalytic Association to reverse their belief that homosexuality was an illness and needed to be treated. You will want to read the obituary in the New York […]

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Dr. Richard Lightbody and Colleagues of the Korean Study Group

I chair the Sponsoring Committee from the International Psychoanalytic Association [IPA] to the Korean Study Group [KSG], which will become a Provisional Society of IPA in several more years.   The KSG is a successful new analytic institute in a city of 12 million where warm interest in psychoanalysis has been in evidence for over 35 […]

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2012 Cleveland Psychoanalytic Center Essay Prize

 You still have over two months to complete your essay for this contest.     For Psychoanalytically Informed Essays in the Arts and Humanities, Bio-behavioral Sciences, Social Sciences   First Prize: $1000   The essay should not be more than 30 pages in length and should not have been published or submitted for publication. The Cleveland […]

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