Fanon Fund

As an investment in our community, Austin Psychoanalytic, as initiated by our board members of color, is now offering free membership and entry to all events for Black and Indigenous people. Click here to apply. Frantz Omar Fanon (1925-1961) was a West Indian psychoanalytically informed psychiatrist and philosopher. Whereas psychoanalysis Read more…

Dear AP Community,  We are living in extraordinary times, both for our nation and the world. The COVID19 crisis has upended life as we know it and has forced us to change our mode of living, working and connecting with others. Amidst this backdrop of loss and change we are Read more…

March Monthly Meeting – Self-hate, Control, and a Yearning for Relief: Psychoanalysis and the treatment of Substance Use disorders with Alana Smith, LCSW, LCDC

March 3, 2021 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM Central 1.5 CEs Meeting will take place via Zoom. REGISTER HERE Monthly meetings are always free of charge. CE certificates are $10 for non-members. ABSTRACT: Effective treatment of persons with Substance Use Disorder (SUD) lies at the intersection of both a neurobiological Read more…

Working with Suicidal Patients: Ethics and Engagement at the Edge of Life with Jane G. Tillman, PhD, ABPP

Co-Sponsored by Austin Psychoanalytic and Center for Psychoanalytic Studies Saturday, April 10, 2021 9am-12:15pm  Ethics conference (w. 15-min. break)   3.0 CME/CE/CEUs (Ethics) 12:15pm-1:15pm  Lunch break 1:15-4pm  Clinical conference (w. 15-min. break)       2.5 CME/CE/CEUs (Clinical) Zoom Platform REGISTER HERE You may register for the full day or choose Read more…

Masochism: Contemporary Views on Self-Sabotage

Mondays, 4/19/21- 5/10/21 Salon via Videoconference 7:30 – 9:00 PM Central REGISTER HERE 6.0 CEs Members $160 Non-Members $200 ECP/Students $80 Since the introduction of Freud’s ideas on masochism, object-relations theory and the elucidation of pre-oedipal dynamics have enriched our understanding of this controversial concept. While self-defeating personality disorder (masochistic character) Read more…

May Monthly Meeting – Archetypal Nonviolence: The March from Selma to Montgomery and the Non-Violent Movement in Analysis with Renee Moreau Cunningham, MFT

May 5, 2021 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM Central Time Zoom Platform Registration Coming Soon 1.5 CEs Monthly meetings are always free of charge. CE certificates are $10 for non-members. The program will focus on the March from Selma to Montgomery and the development of culture through the implementation of Read more…