shopping cart
nothing in cart
 
browse by subject
new releases
best sellers
sale books
browse by author
browse by publisher
home
about us
upcoming events
Nov 16th - 15th Annual Dr. L. Morley Smith Mental Health Academic/Clinical Day: From Neurobiology to Frontline Clinical Applications [Southlake Regional Health Centre]
Nov 16th - Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Treatment for Psychosis [SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health Learning Institute]
Nov 19th - The Cannabis Primer: What You Need to Know....NOW! [Leading Edge Seminars]
Nov 22nd - OAPA Annual Conference - Meeting 21st Century Transformational Change Challenges: Mapping Collective School-Besed Mental Health Support [OAPA - Ontario Association of Psychological Associates]
Nov 22nd - Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction for Teens: Interventions and Strategies for Use in Clinical Practice [Leading Edge Seminars]
schools agencies and other institutional orders (click here)
Events and Happenings
If you have an event that you would like to see listed here, send an e-mail at events@cavershambooksellers.com. (Listings are free!)
Friday, August 10th 2018 - Sunday, August 12th 2018

9th Joint International Conference: BELONGING


presented by Adelphi Society for Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, The Psychoanalytic Society of the NYU Postdoctoral Program, Psychoanalytic Clinicians of Nova Scotia, Toronto Society for Contemporary Psychoanalysis, and the William Alanson White Psychoanalytic

The Ninth Joint International Conference will focus on “belonging”. A sense of belonging – to a family, a social, political, or other group – establishes one’s personal identity, and can provide comfort and validation through connection to others. Belonging can open up possibilities and promote freedom, choice, and responsibility. Yet it can also restrict possibilities through conformism, perpetuating a false sense of superiority, and intolerance toward the excluded ‘other’. How one copes with the feeling of being left out, of not being part of a larger entity, of being invisible and/or unwanted at different points in the life cycle, has profound implications for development and for mental health more generally.

Many of the originators of psychoanalysis were outsiders – to their culture and the mainstream psychiatric zeitgeist of the time. Moreover, the historical development of psychoanalysis has been riled by internal battles between theoretical schools, creating insiders and outsiders. Many of those who were not allowed to belong ultimately made theoretical contributions that enriched psychoanalysis, making it the ecumenical field that it is today.

The upcoming conference offers the opportunity to address “belonging” including, but not limited to:
~Exclusion/inclusion/marginalization
~Forming an identity/feeling a part of something
~Shame of belonging to a despised group
~Building walls/breaking down walls/feeling threatened by being excluded
~Belonging as providing a sense of well-being
~Pretending not to belong
~Belonging and issues of immigration, losing one's country and culture/having to assimilate
~Role of technology, including social media, in fostering a sense of belonging or alienation
~Belonging (or not) in one's family (including stepfamilies; in-laws; adoption)


CALL FOR PAPERS DUE BY DECEMBER 31, 2017!!!!!

Send a one page abstract by December 31, 2017 to JOINTCONFERENCE@ADELPHI.EDU

Show Current Events >>>

Caversham Booksellers
98 Harbord St, Toronto, ON M5S 1G6 Canada
(click for map and directions)
All prices in $cdn
Copyright 2014

Phone toll-free (800) 361-6120
Tel (416) 944-0962 | Fax (416) 944-0963
E-mail info@cavershambooksellers.com
Hours: 9-6 M-W / 9-7 Th-F / 10-6 Sat / 12-5 Sun EST

search
Click here to read previous issues.
other conference lists
SheriVanDijkDisplay
CNPC-RCPC
A Mindful Society 2017
Nedic display 2017
Action Packed CBT: Top Sellers
2017 OPA MD Displayed
10th Global Conference on Buddhism
CPsA 2017 Ottawa
2017 OACCPP
SPR2017SpeakersBooks
2nd ISEFT Symposium 2017
CARE4YOU 7th Conference
Donoghue, Emma
Gender Through the Looking Glass
ATPPP-2018-04
4th Intl EFT Summit Presenters
CPPA 2018 Presenters
2017 OCLF OAFM Presenters
2017 OCLF OAFM Feature
CBT for Psychosis with Prof Turkington
CACBT Display
For LES Deb Dana 2018
DDP Training
also at 68th CPA Convention
CPS 43rd Congress Featured Titles
New Titles in Psychoanalysis - CPS 2018
2018 Trauma & Attachment Conference book list
Exploring Spiritual Landscapes Through the Arts
OAFM Jan 2018
A Mindful Society 2018 Speakers
Reclaiming Disability Studies
WomanACT 2018
IASP 2018
List for van der Kolk 2018
LES2018 EMDR Training
June 2018 at Richard Schwartz
Disaster Psychiatry
Grounding_Trauma_2018
Daybreak 2018 titles on display
List for OPA Addiction 101
AAGT 2018 Presenters
FDDSS 2018