Colloquium Speakers and Presentations by Year


  • October 28, 2016 Dr. Jonathan Stillerman, "From Louis C.K. to the Citadel Complex:  Exploring the Psychology of Masculinities"
  • September 9, 2016 Dr. Dorthy Holmes "Culturally Imposed Trauma:  The Sleeping Dog Has Awakened:  Will Psychoanalysis Take Heed?' 
  • April 15, 2016: Dr. Jim Kleiger presents "Assessing Psychotic Phenomena: Unique Contributions of the Rorschach".


  • October 9, 2015: Dr. Joe Gorin presented “The role of psychologists in the immigration process: How psychological evaluations can help”.
  • September 25, 2015: Dr. Beatrice Beebe presented “Infant Research and Adult Treatment: Contributions of Microanalysis”.
  • April 17, 2015: Kimberlyn Leary, Ph.D., MPA, presented "We can do better: Psychoanalysis and Public Conversations".  
  • January 16, 2015: Dr. Cheryl Glickauf-Hughes presented "Diagnosis and Treatment of the Narcissistic-Masochistic Couple".


  • December 12, 2014: Richard C. Fritsch, Ph.D., ABPP presented “Treat or Teach: A Psychoanalytic Perspective on the Tasks of Supervision”.
  • December 5, 2014: Dr. Jessica Gurley presented "The Use of the Rorschach with African American Adolescents: Empirical Foundations and a Case Study".
  • November 14, 2014: Dr. Paul Gedo presented: "Developing a Career Narrative within Psychodynamic Psychology- Strategies for Internship Application".
  • September 26, 2014: Dr. Usha Tummala-Narra presented "Conceptualizing Cultural Competence from a Psychoanalytic Perspective".  
  • June 13, 2014: Dr. Michael Krass presented "Bullies in the Brain: A psychoanalytic perspective on the psychic impact of neurological differences in Autism Spectrum disorders”.
  • April 25, 2014: Dr. Ginta Remeikis presented "Topics in Psychopharmacology 2014".
  • April 18, 2014: Dr. Kerry Malawista presented "The Muse and the Mind - Writing and Psychotherapy".
  • April 4, 2014: Dr. Paul Wachtel presented "Beyond the Therapeutic Culture Wars: Finding Commonalities in Diverse Therapeutic Perspectives and Combining Their Strengths in Effective Therapeutic Communications".
  • February 7, 2014: Janet Etzi, Psy.D. presented “Psychotherapy Practice, Scientific Inquiry, & Professional Development in Clinical Psychology”.
  • January 31, 2014: William H. Gottdiener, Ph.D. presented “Defense Mechanisms and Self-Deceptive Processes in Substance Abusers: Implications for Theory and Treatment”.


  • December 13, 2013: Dr. Rukhsana M. Chaudhry presented "Thinking Globally: Working with Trauma from a Psychodynamic Perspective".
  • November 1, 2013: Diana Fosha, Ph.D., presented “AEDP in Moment-to-Moment Clinical Action: The Transformation of Shame into Awe: Restoring Flow, Energy, Connection and Meaning”.
  • March 22, 2013: Annesa Flentje , Ph.D.
  • February 1, 2013: Patti Butterfield , Ph.D., presented “Training and Retaining Bureau of Prisons Psychologists: Developmental Perspectives and Opportunities”.


  • December 7, 2012: Jerrold M. Post, MD presented “Group Psychology and Politics”.
  • September 28, 2012: Jon Frederickson, MSW presented “Deactivating Projection in the Borderline Patient”.
  • March 30, 2012: Nancy McWilliams, Ph.D. presented “Reflections on Mental and Emotional Health”.
  • March 23, 2012: Beverly Greene, Ph.D., ABPP presented “Religious Values, Belief Systems & Religiously Derived Prejudice: Challenges in Clinical Practice and the Multicultural Discourse”.
  • February 10, 2012: Marilyn Charles, Ph.D. presented “Why we do what we do:  Applying psychoanalytic concepts in clinical work (with particular reference to Bion, Lacan, and Winnicott)”.
  • October, 14 2011: Dr. Fred Busch presented "An Invitation to a Conversation like No Other".
  • June 10, 2011: Tyger Latham, Psy.D. presented “Risk Management in the Electronic Age”.
  • May 13, 2011: Dr. Linda McGhee, JD, Psy.D. presented “Race, Transference and Assessment”.
  • April 8, 2011: Dr. Steven Huprich presented “How Psychodynamic Theory and Personality Assessment Research Should Inform DSM-5 Personality Disorders”.
  • April 1, 2011: Dr. James Hansell
  • April 2, 2010: Joan Sarnat
  • April 21, 2006:  Sid Blatt