PINC Symposium – Creativity and the Erotic Dimensions of the Analytic Field

Dianne Elise, Ph.D., Discussant Rachael Peltz, Ph.D.

Thursday Sep 26, 7:30 PM–9:00 PM

flyerDr. Elise's new book, Creativity and the Erotic Dimensions of the Analytic Field centers on the mutually reinforcing relationship between erotic and creative energies. Erotic embodiment is given context within a contemporary model of clinical process based in analytic field theory and highlighting Winnicott. Dianne Elise uses clinical material to bring theory alive, giving clinicians an explicit picture of how they might utilize the ideas presented.

Dianne Elise, in this beautifully written book, enriches the psychoanalytic concept of the erotic in a way that I believe constitutes a major contribution to psychoanalytic theory and practice...

—Thomas Ogden

Not only does the author deal with one of the most intriguing and conflicted psychoanalytic issues—Eros and libidinal life—she inserts it within the frame of the analytic field...

—Giuseppe Civitarese

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September 26th, 2019 7:30 PM
530 Bush Street
Suite 700
San Francisco, CA 94108-94108
United States
Event Fee(s)
General Admission $ 20.00
PINC Members $ 10.00
Candidates and Full-time Students $ 0.00
CE Credits (1.5) $ 15.00
Streaming fee $ 10.00