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Psychoanalysts Gone Global: Bridging Cultures with Technology

Date: Apr 14, 2018 8:30 am

Online psychotherapy and psychoanalytic education programs are connecting faculty and students from places never before possible or practical. Our knowledge deepens as we learn from our work as psychoanalysts and educators in different languages and cultures. And from a completely different perspective, we will hear from professionals developing therapeutic programs using artificial intelligence. Join us for this innovative and interesting Conference!


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8:30-9:00 Breakfast and registration


9-9:15 Welcome

9:15 – 10:15"Artificial Intelligence and Virtual Therapists: The Future Is Here" David D. Luxton*, PhD., M.S.
* David Luxton appears live via Zoom, a digital platform


10:15-10:30 Break


10:30-11:30 “Embracing Reproductive Telemedicine: Case Studies Exploring Opportunities, Risks, and Lessons Learned” Allison Stern Rosen, Ph.D.


11:30 -12:15 “Gained in Translation” Mi Yu, M.D., Ph.D.


12:15-1:00 Lunch


1:00-2:00 “Psychoanalysis in Translation:  US/Russian Experience” or

“Psychoanalytic training across borders:  US/Russian experience” Lucy Bruell and Ekaterina Mikhailova*, Ph.D.
* Ekaterina Mikhailova appears live from Russia, via Zoom


2:00-2:45 “When is a Red Herring not a Red Herring?”: Cross-cultural prejudices in treating eating disorders and addictions in psychoanalytic treatment.  Elizabeth Halsted, Ph.D.; Anne Malave, Ph.D., Jean Petrucelli, Ph.D.; Janet Tintner, Psy.D.


2:45-3:00 Wrap Up



Registration Fee:

$100 for professionals

$50 for Candidates and Graduate Students

$75 online attendance