preliminary APM Program, 2010-2011

FALL 2010
October 5th, 2010, 8 PM
Levy-Goldfarb Lecture

Educational objectives:
After attending this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. Identify historical criticisms of Ego Psychology from the perspective of child psychoanalysis.
2. Apply concepts from Mentalization to re-conceptualize a modified operational view of Modern Ego Psychology in the clinical field of child analysis.

November 2nd , 2010, 8 PM
Scientific Paper

Childism: A Psychoanalytic Exploration of Prejudice Against Children
presenter: Elisabeth Young-Bruehl, Ph.D.
discussant: Samuel Abrams, M.D.

Educational objectives:
After attending this meeting, the participant will have a greater understanding of
1. Be able to situate childism within the spectrum of social prejudices.
2. Be able to delineate the psychodynamic underpinnings of childism.
December 7th, 2010, 8 PM
The Robert S. Liebert Memorial Lecture

Humor in Freud
presenter: Sander Gilman, Ph.D.

Educational objectives:
After attending this meeting, the participant will have a greater understanding of
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SPRING 2011
January 4th, 2011, 8 PM
Scientific Paper

Limitations to the Capacity to Love
presenter: Otto Kernberg, M.D.
discussant: Clarice Kestenbaum, M.D.

Educational objectives:
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February 1st, 2011, 8 PM
Scientific Paper

presenter: Fred Neuhouser, Ph.D.
discussant: Jeffrey Halpern, M.D.
Title TBA.

The presenter, author of Rousseau's Theodicy of Self-love, will discuss parallels between Rousseau work (on amour propre v. amour du soi) and both Freud?s drive theory and Kohut's theory of Self.

Educational objectives:
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March 1st, 2011, 8 PM
Scientific Paper

A Prospective Study of Career Development and Analytic Practice: The First Five Years.
presenter: Sabrina Cherry, M.D.
discussants: Sharone Ornstein, M.D. and Brenda Berger, Ph.D.

Educational objectives:
After attending this meeting, the participant will have a greater understanding of
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April 5th, 2011, 8 PM
Scientific Paper

April 5, 2011
Presenter: Nancy McWilliams. Ph.D.
Discussant: Joyce Slochower, Ph.D.
Title TBA.

Educational objectives:
After attending this meeting, the participant will have a greater understanding of
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May 3rd, 2011, 8 PM
The Fifty-fourth Annual Sándor Radó Lecture

Presenter: Lawrence Friedman, M.D.
Title TBA.

Educational objectives:
After attending this meeting, the participant will have a greater understanding of
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June 7th, 2010, 8 PM
Scientific Paper

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Educational objectives:
After attending this meeting, the participant will have a greater understanding of
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This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of The American Psychoanalytic Association and the APM. The American Psychoanalytic Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians and takes responsibility for the content, quality, and scientific integrity of this CME activity.

The American Psychoanalytic Association designates this educational activity for a maximum of 2 hours in category 1 credit towards the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

Disclosure information is on record indicating that participating presenters, discussants and panelists have no significant financial relationships to disclose. 

 last updated 11/2/10