Collapse and Rebirth


We are faced with the dialectic of collapse and (hopefully) subsequent rebirth all around us: in our consulting rooms, the culture at large, and the planet itself.


November 4, 2023 – Clinical Conference with Steven Knoblauch, PhD – Placement, Displacement, Replacement and Psychoanalysis: Inter-implications for the Unconscious and the Social

March 23, 2024 – Ethics Conference with Donna Orange, PhD – Climate Collapse and Radical Ethics

April 12, 2024 – Cultural Competency Conference with Betty, Teng, LCSW – Trauma, Truth, Privilege and Care: A Framework for Psychoanalytic Action


7:30 PM – 9:00 PM (Central Time) the first Wednesday of each month

September 6, 2023
Mackenzie Steiner, PhDOn Dreams and Trans Formation

October 4, 2023
George Hagman, PhDNew Mourning: Current Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Bereavement and Mourning

November 1, 2023
David Mark, PhD & Rachel Kasabakalian-McKay, PsyDImplication, Collapse, and Surrender

December 7, 2023
Holiday Party

January 3, 2024
Katrina Taylor, LMFT – Termination Story: Love, Hate and Loss in the Ending of an Analysis

February 7, 2024
Veronica Csillag, LCSWHenry and the Mean Old W

March 6, 2024
Jody Miller, LPC – Unveiling the Umwelt: Exploring the Dissociative and Formative Impact of Near-Death Experiences in Early Development and the Transformative Role of Relational Psychoanalysis

April 3, 2024
Carrie Barron, MD – Flight Into Fantasy from Loss of Hope

May 1, 2024
Shirley Liao, PhD – Minding Shame in the Psychoanalytic Work with Trauma



9 Fridays | January 5th – March 1, 2024
Katrina Taylor, LMFT – Personality Structure in Therapy and Psychoanalysis

5 Sundays | February 11th – March 10, 2024
Garrett Tanner, PhD – An Introduction to Lacanian Psychoanalysis