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DPS Event: Going Too Far: The Relational Ideal and Its Vulnerability to Excess with Joyce Slochower

When:
Friday, May 20, 2022, 7:00 PM until 8:30 PM
Where:
Wellshire Presbyterian Church Chapel
2999 S. Colorado Blvd.
Denver, CO  80222
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Denver Psychoanalytic Society Lecture

Title:
Going Too Far: The Relational Ideal and Its Vulnerability to Excess with Joyce Slochower, PhD (Lecture)

Date/Time: May 20, 2022 from 7:00 – 8:30 PM (MDT)

Location: Wellshire Presbyterian Church Chapel, 2999 S. Colorado Blvd., Denver, CO 80222

Registration Link: https://www.denverpsychoanalytic.org/event-4601078


Description:
This presentation considers the relational psychoanalytic ideal—its implications for our therapeutic goals, our patients and for ourselves. Who do we as relational analysts aim to be in the consulting room?  How do we view our patient—her potential and her limitations? What are the clinical goals of a relational analysis?  And what might those goals occlude? Addressing the value and excesses of the relational ideal, participants will be invited to explore both sides—what relational thinking brings to the consulting room in tandem with the ways we may have gone too far.

 

The presentation is appropriate for clinicians of all levels who are interested in contemporary psychoanalytic thinking.  A paper will be read, followed by audience discussion.