PINC Open House – January 2023

The Psychoanalytic Institute of Northern California

invites you to join us for an 

Open House via Zoom


Technology and the Mind Podcast 

host and PINC Candidate Nicolle Zapien, PhD

in conversation with

Kara Bunting, PhD PINC Candidate


Dr. Kara Bunting and Dr. Nicolle Zapien will discuss the role of consumer technology as an influential, and often unconscious, element of our social context.  Nicolle Zapien is the founder of the podcast "Technology and the Mind", and she will discuss the influence of psychoanalytic training at PINC, including the Group Process, Community Psychoanalysis Track and Psyche and Society curriculum, in shaping her thinking in developing the podcast.  Nicolle and Kara will consider the potential benefits of psychoanalytic thinking in creatively influencing our culture and building a healthier relationship with technology.  


Thursday, January 26th, 2023

7:00 - 8:45PM


Please join PINC faculty, administrators, graduates and candidates to hear how we are thinking about psychoanalysis in the context of our program, while also having the opportunity to ask your questions about training and the Admissions process. 

We anticipate an informative and lively discussion.

Please feel free to invite other friends or colleagues you believe would be interested.

To receive the Zoom link, please rsvp to our Office Administrator, Leila Abdul-Rauf at


January 26th, 2023 7:00 PM through  8:45 PM