“Spilling, Falling and Dissolving: Engaging Primitive Anxieties of the Emerging Self”

JULY 24-27, 2014, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS

BOSTON PARK PLAZA HOTEL

PRESENTED BY THE BOSTON GROUP FOR PSYCHOANALYTIC STUDIES, INC.

AND THE FRANCES TUSTIN MEMORIAL TRUST

This conference will bring together an international group of colleagues who will examine and extend the seminal work of Frances Tustin on the understanding and analytic treatment of autism and autistic states across the diagnostic spectrum and throughout the life cycle. Plenary speakers, panelists, and workshop leaders will include Judith and Ted Mitrani (USA), Didier Houzel (Fr.), Celia Fix Korbicher (Brazil), Vincenzo Bonaminio (Ital.), Alina Schellekes (Israel), Jeff Eaton (USA), Dolan Power (USA), Annie Reiner (USA), Ricardo Lombardi (Ital.), Bern Nissan (Ger.), Lia Pistiner (Argentina), Josh Durban (Israel), Alexandra Harrison (USA), Larry Brown (USA), Howard Levine (USA) and others.

A call for papers will shortly appear. Please save the date. For further information, please visit the website of the Frances Tustin Memorial Trust, http://www.frances-tustin-autism.org/eng/main.php, or contact Dr. David Power of BGPS, Inc. at: bostongrouppsastudies@gmail.com.