Registration Required: Event Fee $20
The Gould Center for Psychoanalytic Organizational
Study and Consultation
CASE CONFERENCE SERIES
Fall 2019/ Spring 2020 Theme:
Working at the Boundary: Inclusion, Exclusion, Identity and Otherness in Groups, Organizations and Nation States.
IPTAR Conference Room — Wednesdays: 11:30am to 1pm
1651 Third Avenue, Suite 205 — NYC 10128
CE Credits Available for LCSW’s, LP’s, LCAT’s and LMHC’s
(included in Fee for this event with pre-registration).
February 12, 2020
Gilbert Kliman, M.D.
(via video link)
In the Trenches of a Governmental War on Children:
Psychoanalytic Listening to Victims of the U.S. Government and Private Jails
Gilbert Kliman will share his Mexican- U.S. border experiences with imprisoned asylum seekers, especially with forcefully separated parents and children. He will give attention to the tasks of psychoanalysts listening to traumatic experiences of those seeking refuge who then find themselves jailed by the country whose refuge they sought.
Gilbert Kliman is a child, adolescent and adult psychoanalyst, winner of the Janusz Korczak prize for “World’s best book on well-being and nurture of children”, The Dean Brockman Award for his Unifying New Theory of American Psychoanalytic Association for his service, research and training concerning early childhood. Medical Director of The Children’s Psychological Health Center, he often testifies in major psychological damage cases. Now he is the lead expert in a psychological damage suit against the U.S. government and a private jail which forcefully separated fathers and sons twice.
This event will be moderated by Ferne Traeger, LCSW, MBA.
Susan Siegeltuch, LCSW will introduce Dr Kliman. Susan has twice traveled with Dr Kliman to the detention center at Dilley, Texas where she has participated in forensic work with detainees.
- Participants will learn the significance and psychodynamics of institutional care as a precipitant of cruelty
- Participants will be asked to consider the psychosocial and political consequences of administrative policy which is intended to be punitive..
- Participants will be asked to consider the complexity of roles and role relationships, and attempts to change them, in bureaucratic organizations such as the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency.
Videotaped interview of a twice separated father-son dyad
- Costs of inflicted childhood adversities
- Separation as a trauma
- Imprisonment as an adverse childhood experience.
CE Credits for LCSW’s, LP’s, LCAT’s and LMHC’s
Social Workers: The Institute for Psychoanalytic Training and Research, Inc. (IPTAR) SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0226.
Licensed Psychoanalysts: The Institute for Psychoanalytic Training and Research (IPTAR) is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed psychoanalysts (P-0011).
Licensed Creative Arts Therapists: The Institute for Psychoanalytic Training and Research (IPTAR) is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed creative arts therapists (#CAT-0037).
Licensed Mental Health Counselors: The Institute for Psychoanalytic Training and Research (IPTAR) is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. (#MHC-0112).
(1.5) CE credits will be granted to participants who have registered, have documented evidence of attendance of the entire program and have completed the on-line evaluation form. Upon completion of the evaluation form a Certificate of Completion will be emailed to all participants who comply with these requirements.
The Case Conference Series consists of presentations of applied material from an organizational consultation, executive coaching engagement, or presentation relevant to systems-psychodynamic thinking and practice in organizational as well as clinical settings for therapists and analysts . The format is interactive and all who attend are invited to participate. For further information contact
Dahlia Radley-Kingsley, firstname.lastname@example.org .
IPTAR’s L.J.Gould Center is named for Laurence J. Gould, PhD, a psychoanalyst, psychologist, Organizational Consultant and international figure in the discipline instrumental in designing and implementing Systems-Psychoanalytic work at IPTAR.
UPCOMING CASE CONFERENCES
March 11, 2020:
Warren Spielberg, PhD
Psychoanalytic Focus on the Seam: Reflections on Working in the Space between Israelis and Palestinians.
April 22, 2020: TBA
THE GOULD CENTER ADMINISTRATION:
Joseph A. Cancelmo, PsyD, FIPA and Dahlia Radley-Kingsley, MBA, MA
Steering Committee and Additional Faculty:
Joseph A. Cancelmo, PsyD,FIPA; Susan Berger, PsyD,FIPA; Michael A. Diamond, PhD.; Dahlia Radley-Kingsley, MBA, MA; Michael Moskowitz, PhD,FIPA; Ferne Traeger, LCSW, MBA, FIPA; Matthew von Unwerth, PhD, FIPA.
Avi Nutkevitch, PhD
Sharon Horowitz, PhD
M.Gerard Fromm, PhD