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3rd Symposium of the Hanna Segal Institute for Psychoanalytic Studies

Organised by: The Hanna Segal Institute for Psychoanalytic Studies

Date: 30 Mar 2019

Lost in Translation
Warsaw, 30th of March 2019

The Symposium will discuss, among other subjects, contemporary psychoanalytic perspective on gender issues as well as clinical situations where intensive contact between participants of the therapeutic process leads to loss and retrieval rediscovery of the meaning of the unconscious communication.

Chairman: Hansjörg  Messner

Papers will be presented by:

Beate Schumacher - ‘We are all born naked’ – is the rest drag? Some thoughts on gender identity development and psychoanalysis

Agnieszka Topolewska - To be a woman? Some aspects of psychotherapy of a person experiencing gender identity crisis

Maciej Musiał - Ego ideal, authenticity and countertransference

David Bell - Fear and Loathing in Dunsinane A Psychoanalytic perspective on Macbeth

The symposium will be simultaneously translated.

Visit the Hanna Segal Institute website for full programme and registration details