The “Others” Among and Within Us: Hate and Destructiveness in the Culture and Ourselves. A Salon Facilitated by JoAnn Ponder, PhD

Mondays, Oct. 5 – Nov. 9, 2020 11:45am-1:15pm 9 CEs (Diversity) REGISTER HERE Salon via videoconference Members: $240 Non-Members: $300 Early Career Professionals (within 5 years of graduation) / Students / Retired: $120 Abstract: Despite increased civil rights for various oppressed groups in the U.S. over the past 150 years, Read more…

Cruel and Destructive Connections: Ethical Considerations in Working with Clients Experiencing Intimate Partner Violence. A Salon Facilitated by JoAnn Ponder, PhD

Tuesdays, October 20 & 27, 2020        7:00pm-8:30pm     3 CEs (Ethics) REGISTER HERE Salon via videoconference Members $80 Non-Members $100 Early Career Professionals (within 5 years of graduation) / Students / Retired $40   Abstract: Intimate partner violence (IPV) is defined as actual or threatened harm of a physical, sexual, or Read more…

November Monthly Meeting – Women Therapists and Aggression: Working with Transference and Countertransference with Jan Morris, Ph.D., CGP, ABPP; Ramona Aarsvold, Ph.D.; Barbara Davis, LCSW-S, CGP

November 4, 2020 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM 1.5 CEs Registration coming soon for Zoom event. Instructional Level: Beginning – Advanced Monthly meetings are always free of charge. CE certificates are $10 for non-members. ABSTRACT: Each of us will bring a different perspective on the topic of female therapists and Read more…

Diversity Conference – On White Racism– Dominating the Other/Ravaging the Self– The Workings of Parasitic Whiteness with Donald Moss, MD and Lynne Zeavin, PsyD.

This event is co-sponsored by Austin Psychoanalytic and Center for Psychoanalytic Studies. November 14, 2020 REGISTER HERE 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM 5.0 CE/CME Members: $120 Non-Members: $145 ECP/Students/Retired: $60 Parasitic Whiteness targets non-white people for domination. It proceeds under the auspices of entitled dominion. It works by creating a Read more…

Wrestling with Thanatos: The Origins of Human Hatred. A Salon Facilitated by JoAnn Ponder, PhD

Mondays, Nov. 16 – Dec. 14, 2020        REGISTER HERE          11:45am-1:15pm                   6 CEs Via videoconference Members: $160 Non-Members: $200 Early Career Professionals (within 5 years of graduation) / Students / Retired: $80 Freud developed a dual-instinct theory of human motivation: Eros, or libido, was viewed as Read more…

Psychoanalysis and Transference Focused Psychotherapy: Differences and Mutual Enrichment. Otto Kernberg, MD

This event is co-sponsored by Austin Psychoanalytic and Center for Psychoanalytic Studies. January 23, 2021 Registration coming soon.  5.0 CE/CME Instructional Level: Advanced Abstract: Dr. Kernberg will present the common elements of technique and differences in their application, relevance for psychoanalysis of new technical developments of Transference Focused Psychotherapy, and the impact on Read more…