ACADEMIC PROGRAMME 16.8. – 19.8.2017

Preliminary programme.
Subject to change without notice.

Wednesday 16.08.2017, 1.45 – 3.15 pm

Sub plenaries

working with REFUGEES

John Schlapobersky, Regine Scholz
Flight, displacement and exile: the refugee challenge

John Schlapobersky
Refugees lost in transition. The current crisis in Europe.

Katrin Weiss
The reception of refugees in Germany

 

Justin Phipps, MJ Maher, Anne Morgan
Group analysis in Rwanda

 

Kurt Hoehfeld, Ulrike Kluge, Irene Misselwitz, Jens Preil, Christoph Seidler
East-west-forum

working with CHILDREN

Katrin Stumptner
Opening introduction

Monika Celebi
A friendly mirror – combining watch wait wonder with video interaction guidance in parent infant groups

Sheila Ritchie
Crossing the border into motherhood

working with VIOLENCE

Pam Kleinot, Jurko Prochasko
Opening the SP Violence

Halyna Tsyhanenko, Olha Kukharuk
Coming back: what would Remarque write if he would be in the todays-Ukraine?

Vilena Kit
Transformation of gender identity of personality in the war, and the impact of changes that identity in the relationship between man and woman

SOCIAL UNCONSCIOUS

Haim Weinberg
Introduction to the social unconscious and to our panel, with examples from the Israeli SU

Haim Weinberg, Earl Hopper, Dieter Nitzgen
Social unconscious panel in berlin 2017. The social unconscious and the tripartite foundation matrix: key concepts in group analysis

Paper presentations

Helena Klimova
On the beauty of having and keeping boundaries

Marija Jevtic, Marina Mojovic
Applied reflective citizens as a bridge in migration challenge – example from Novi Sad, EU Capital of Culture 2021

Hedda Amir
A jewish consultant in East Jerusalem: professionalism as a bridge over the muddied waters of national hostility

Angelika Gölz
Silent witness, bystander, “Mitläufer“ – where does collaboration begin

Christine Christie
Growing up in between – tensions and dangers of living in a divided land

Delegates of the German Speaking Institutes / Marita Barthel Rösing
Introducing into the landscape of german speaking institutes (1st session)

Sherein Abdeen, Elizabeth Berger
Displacement, occupation, and resilience in Palestine; a report on a school-based programme in mental health

Roberto Mineo, Hind Zahdeh
Beyond faiths and values: a catholic institution in a muslim society

Workshops

Working width children

Ute Schaich
Diversity aware work with groups of children in institutions of early day care (0–3 years)

Farideh Dizadij, Shahin Nawai
When does a revolution start? A reflection on feminist movements in Middle East: what can be learnt from Iranian and Arab feminists?

Leyla Navaro, Yael Doron
Whispers of the ”Untold Known”

Frances Griffiths, Teresa von Sommaruga Howard
Impassable borders, gender and finance: Blind spots or spots before our eyes?

Jale Cilasun, Maria Papanastassiou, Andy Thomas
Large group in training: Inclusion and exclusion in identity formation

Marcia Honig
The art of building bridges: from boundaries to bonding

Mary Spreng-Courtney, Rudolf Olivieri
Trumpism in us – crossing borders between the virtual and the real (1st session)

Adrienne Candy, Eve-Marie Kimmerling
The near impossible of ”We” (1st session)

Working with children

Helge Jannink
Shame as the common third – reflexions on sex education in groups of minor refugees

Wednesday 16.08.2017, 3.45 – 5.15 pm

Sub plenaries

working with REFUGEES

Cornelius Katona
Flight, displacement and exile: the refugee challenge. The UK perspective on the ”Migrant Crisis” and Helen Bamber’s model of integrated care

Kate Bradshaw-Tauvon
I-thou philosophy – meeting strangers in Sweden – a personal reflection 2017

 

Kurt Hoehfeld, Ulrike Kluge, Irene Misselwitz, Jens Preil, Christoph Seidler
East-west-forum

working with CHILDREN

Kerstin Sischka
Trust in times of terror and risk? Group analytic perspectives on countering violent extremism (CVE)

Christoph Bialluch
The diagnostic-therapeutic network extremism – how can psychoanalytic thinking contribute to the prevention of extremism and to the practice of de-radicalization?

Julia Berczyk
HAYAT-Germany: family counselling and de-radicalization in the context of Islamist extremism, radical Salafist groups or on the path of a violent Jihadist radicalization

working with VIOLENCE

Olena Podollyan, Natalia Shaposhnik
Usage of psychodynamic principles and techniques in complex therapy of traumatic stress effects among victims of military conflict in Ukraine

Volodymyr Pogorily
Management of psychological service of Maidan

 

Anca Ditroi, Miriam Berger, Avi Berman, Robi Friedman, Joshua Lavie, Gila Ofer, Suzi Shoshani
Malcolm Pines in a group-analytic interview with seven Israeli group analysts. On the founding and growth of group analysis; a transpersonal view

Paper presentations

Tiziana Baisini
The challenges of living in a globalized technological world

Roit Dahan
Philosophy and catastrophe events: reading philosophy text in a group interpersonal conflict and effective communication

Christine Thornton
The centre cannot hold- or loosening the grip of the ethnic tent

Paola Ceccon, Roberta Biolcati, Enrico Stenico
Inclusion and exclusion: we and the other

Helga Klug
The crisis in the unconscious – on the economy of the psyche in times of crisis

Andreas von Wallenberg Pachaly
Processes of inclusion end exclusion in ongoing modern group analysis. The burden of the barbarian within us: exploring projective mechanisms and countertransference feelings

German Speaking Institutes / Marita Barthel-Rösing
Introducing into the landscape of german speaking institutes (2nd session)

Anne-Marie Cummins
Queering the social unconscious: an exploration of the transgender zeitgeist

Konstantinos Liolios
Exploring sexuality by means of visual deciption of dreams in group analytically oriented art therapy

Workshops

Kathrin Albert, Michal Eilon
What to do with our phantasies about the others? How to manage the social experiences of our ancestors and of the past? One German and one Israelic perspective

James Conway
Is how we practice dynamic administration anti-group and based on myth?

Kalliopi Panagiotopoulou
Strangers in the same homeland

Sheila Melzak
The Baobab Centre – working with young refugees and asylum

Mary Spreng-Courtney, Rudolf Olivieri
Trumpism in us – crossing borders between the virtual and the real (2nd session)

Adrienne Candy, Eve-Marie Kimmerling
The near impossible of “We“ (2nd session)

Bracha Hadar, Orit Mass-Goldmann
From exclusion to inclusion: the inner ability to grow in a process of transformation

Thursday 17.08.2017, 1.45 – 3.15 pm

Sub plenaries

working with REFUGEES

Antonio D’Angio
Flight, displacement and exile: the reception policies of refugees in Italy, between European inadequacies, attempts to good practice and group-analytic transcultural experiences

Regine Scholz
The German welcoming culture – some thougths about its psychodynamics

working with CHILDREN

Helga Felsberger
The vocal matrix and group attachment.The importance of listening and speaking in experiencing otherness and self

Anna Malmquist Saracino
The praxis of group analysis: to use the praxis and thinking of group analysis to promote attachment and relationship development between infants and parents

SOCIAL UNCONSCIOUS

Carla Penna
The ”fear of miscegenation” in matrices and its relevance to Europe today

Kaoru Nishimura
Trauma, shame, guilt, and the social unconscious in Japan

Yael Doron
Collective black holes and social hashtag

Linde Wotton
The musical foundation matrix and the improvisation of belonging

Joined event: working with CHILDREN & VIOLENCE

Sheila Melzak
What are the roots of HATRED?

Julia Vynnytska
Therapeutic setting ”RaDity” for children of war in Ukraine

Benjamin Mayer-Foulkes
The cipher and the hyphen: On being my grandfather’s grandson

Joshua Lavie
The castration of Foulkes’s heritage

Loyiso Maqubela, Batetshi Matenge
Inside out – inter and intra group analysis from psychotherapists in contemporary South Africa

Paper presentations

Stefano Menella
Crossing borders and paths to inclusion: small psychotherapy groups as observatories of cultural exchanges and integration

Valerie Preston
Travelling like a refugee: a large group experience

Antony Froggett
Angst, Heimweh and Abenteuer: a group analyst‘s reflections on living for a year in Berlin

Stephan Alder
Reflections after the encounter of Russian, Ukrainian and German colleagues in a group analytical conference 2015 ”Trialog-Conference”

Marijana Ajdukovic, Sanja Dimitrijevic, Stefan Cerovina, Pavle Milosevic
Crossing Borders – Sebian reflective citizens’ and their matrices in dialogues

Tal Alon
The role of border crossing in dismantling and forming allicances with the stranger

Hanan Sabah-Teicher, Or Netanely, Hanni Biran, Judith Ezra
“The Face of the Father in the Face of the Other” – inter-generational dialogue in the social dream matrix as a key for social transfomation

Workshops

Katrin Ackerl-Konstantin, Johannes Brachthäuser, Yvonne Brandl, Dorothee Dietrich, Bernd Heimerl, Regina Klein and guests
Bordercrosser’s experience – participative creation of transformational spaces (1st session)

Leah Chaikin, Gila Ofer
The four levels of communication group analysis and in the Kabalah

Joanna Skowronska, Angela Schmidt-Bernhardt
Poland and Germany – borders in history and in our minds; free floating discussion is the way of crossing psychological borders (1st session)

Konstantinos Morogiannis Anastasios Koukis
Towards a new group-analytic model

Film

Aleš Vápenka, Kerstin Frommhold, Hanna Reinhardt-Bork
Coach to Vienna (Kočar do Vidnĕ, 1966, Czechoslovakia)
German with English subtitles
A group analytic film on the reception and perception of the illusory boundary between good and evil

Aisha Balola, Maaly Gurashi
Group analytic experience in Karthoum/ Sudan il Karthoum/ Sudan

Handel Oded, Tammy Elad
”Life without music would be a mistake” (Nietzsche) (1st session)

Stephan Heyne Beate Grunert-Baillet
Talking without words (1st session)

Thursday 17.08.2017, 3.45 – 5.15 pm

Sub plenaries

working with REFUGEES

Holger Brandes
PEGIDA: A challenge for group analysis?

Christiane Bakhit
We are refugees too

working with CHILDREN

Ursula Wienberg, Matthias Wenck
Wildness, feeling sheltered and taming in the space of the group

Hernan Favelukes
The conductor’s inter-functional model as mirroring of the process in a group of children working through a period of terrorist attacks

SOCIAL UNCONSCIOUS

Eran Shadach, Shulamit Geller
ISIS, myth & reality: from the Abrahamic to the reversed family

Gila Ofer
A shared language? Gender, desire, and the social unconscious

Marina Mojovic
Reparative grand-mothering. ”Knitting/Patching” the trauma cracks in the foundation matrices

working with VIOLENCE

Pam Kleinot
Pam Kleinot in conversation with Sylvia Hutchinson about growing up under state terrorism in South Africa

Paper presentations

Ronnie Levine, Frances Griffiths, Leyla Navaro
The national leader‘s response to social upheaval

Suzi Shoshani, Robi Friedman, Pnina Rapopport, Marit Joffe Milstein, Sahar Rouhana
Walking together: The Sandwich Model – a group analytic application to conflict-dialogue. Enabling acknowledgement and recognition of the way to transform the dialogue between two different narratives: Israeli Arabs and Jews in Israel 2016/2017

Anastassios Koukis
Aspects of the Greek social unconscious. From superego fragmentation and splitting processes to foreclosure of the symbolic

Tamar Eyni Lehman
A people’s migration journey: to the promised land?

Sasha Roseneil
Struggles of participation and belonging: citizenship, difference and mental health in the multicultural city

Konstantinos Liolios
Solidarity and understanding: an attemp to approach the immigrant/refugee psychological condition

Patricia Johnson-Peterson
The group analytic approach: working in traumatised communities

Cosmin Chita
Northfield reloaded

Svein Tjelta
Words not swords: will it make a difference to the differences?

Workshops

Katrin Ackerl-Konstantin, Johannes Brachthäuser, Yvonne Brandl, Dorothee Dietrich, Bernd Heimerl, Regina Klein and guests
Bordercrosser’s experience – participative creation of transformational spaces (2nd session)

Claire Gerada
Healing doctors through groups

Joanna Skowronska, Angela Schmidt-Bernhardt
Poland and Germany – borders in history and in our minds; free floating discussion is the way of crossing psychological borders (1st session)

Sue Lieberman
Migration history, lost memory

Stefan Ceronvina, Sanja Dimitrijevic, Marijana Ajdukovic, Pavle Milosevic
Reflective citizen matrix in post-factual world

Film

Aleš Vápenka, Kerstin Frommhold, Hanna Reinhardt-Bork
Coach to Vienna (Kočar do Vidnĕ, 1966, Czechoslovakia)
German with English subtitles
Discussion of the resonance of the film

Katrin Stumptner, Christa Franke, Dietlind Köhncke
Crossing borders – in all sensual qualities: body, sound, rythm, image and words in dialogue (Workshop only for members of the orchestra) (1st session)

Handel Oded, Elad Tammy
”Life without music would be a mistake” (Nietzsche) (2nd session)

Stephan Heyne, Beate Grunert-Baillet
Talking without words (2nd session)

Friday 18.08.2017, 1.45 – 3.15 pm

Sub plenaries

joined event: working with REFUGEES AND CHILDREN

Bitenge Makuka, Sheila Melzak, Justin Phipps
Exploring the multiple practical and psychological needs and resiliencies of young asylum seekers and refugees in the UK

Irene Mitraki
Increasing the resilience

RESEARCH

Kristian Valbak
Research in group analytic and group psychodynamic psychotherapy. What have we achieved so far? What strategy can we have for the future?

Bernhard Strauss
Gap between available evidence and group analytic treatment

Steinar Lorentzen
Short-term group analytic psychotherapy

Christer Sandahl
Can another approach to research stimulate curiosity among clinicians?

working with VIOLENCE

Estela V. Welldon
Persecution of psychoanalysts in Argentina’s dirty war

Miriam Berger
Terrorism: the underside of non-recognition

Oleksandr Filts Zoriana Koshulyns‘ka
Transitional space in treatment of ATO veterans in a psychiatric hospital

SOCIAL UNCONSCIOUS

Regine Scholz
The world in a nutshell – how foundation matrices show up in dynamic matrices

Helena Klimova
Crossing borders social, cultural and clinical changes

Ravit Raufman
Fairy tales and the social unconscious: the case of Palestinian women

Anne Lindhardt, Xu Yong, Earl Hopper, Robi Friedman
Group Analysis in China

Paper presentations

Sharma Parkhe, Anando Chatterji
Meeting the mental challenge for those with personality difficulties

Angelo Silvestri, Lorenita Colombani, Maurizio Frassin, Alessandra Furin
How many sessions? With who? Conjoint and combined therapy for severe personality disorders

Mário David
The therapist facing the group. Theoretical and clinical reflections

Marita Barthel-Rösing, Ruth Beckenbauer, Harald Küster
Aspects of migration and globalization within group analytic supervision in organizations

Liat Ariel
The pie: The struggle of women to emerge from the background and occupy a space of their own

Margaret Gallop
Singing lullabies in a strange land: Group supervision of parent and baby groups in multi-cultural settings

Patricia Poppe
Application of group analysis – school for parents

Workshops

Katrin Stumptner, Christa Franke, Dietlind Köhncke
Crossing borders – in all sensual qualities: body, sound, rhythm, image and words in dialogue
(Workshop only for members of the orchestra) (2nd session)

Petra Herwig
Painting as complementary therapy for psychodynamic group therapy

Jale Cilasun, Lawrence Ladden
Contemplative median group

Giovanna Cantarella, Bettina Fink
Experiential workshop

Transgenerational perspectives in women life (EATGA methology)
(max. 12 participants)

Einar Gudmundsson
Sibling relationships in group analysis

Sima Ariam
The use of actual mirrors as means to find “sameness” and overcome “otherness” in times of crossing borders social, cultural and clinical challenges

Ronnie Levine
Becoming comfortable with uncomfortable feelings

Angela Schmidt-Bernhardt, Renate Jorkowski
Group analysis and education cultural diversity, cultural boundaries and confusion of identity. Workshop for social workers, teachers and supervisors

Liat Warhaftig Aran
The forbidden talk – the contribution of the conductor’s self-disclosure – a supervision workshop

Joan Fogel, Belinda Moller
Do teachers need or want group analysis?

Johanna Winkler
Application and further development of group therapy mediated by an interpreter for patients from different cultural backgrounds

Ido Peleg, Linde Wotton, Marit Joffe-Milstein, Tiziana Baisini
Novelty, harmony and invention: listening to the music of the group

Rachel Abramovicz, Chejanovsky, Svein Tjelta, Marina Mojovic, Carmen O‘Leary
From Babel to Polyphony – Group Analytic Dictionary (1st session)

Cornelia Krause-Girth
Mirroring group for leadlerless groups – invited are all participants of leaderless groups and interested others

Friday 18.08.2017, 3.45 – 5.15 pm

Sub plenaries

working with REFUGEES AND CHILDREN

Hubertus Adam
A transgenerational nightmare

Joachim Walter
Refugee families in the group and as a group

RESEARCH

C. Oberbracht, S. Pless, Ole Karkov, Dieter Nitzgen
Evaluating patients for group psychotherapy. A group specific diagnostic tool based on Operationalized Psychodynamic Diagnostics (OPD-2)

Dimitris Livas, George Gioukakis, Athanassia Kakouri, K. Lianos, Ioannis K. Tsegos
Research on therapeutic alliance during the course of dyadic psychotherapy in an outpatient group analytic psychotherpeutic center

working with VIOLENCE

Benjamin Mayer-Foulkes
Violence as social bon: reflections on trafficking in contemporary Mexico

Avi Berman
At the mouth of the volcano: on the presence and absence of traumatic shared reality in therapy

John Hook
Boundaries not to be crossed. The impact of sexual boundary violations on psychotherapy organisations

RESEARCH

Sigmund Karterud, Ulrich Schultz-Venrath
Mentalization-based Group Therapies (MBT-G) in comparison with Psychodynamic Group Therapies (PDGT)

Paper presentations

Konstantina Menoutis, Vassilis Menoutis, George Menoutis

Rage (capacitor/thunderbolt phenomena) and reward in groups:

Reward and neuroscience

Rage and neuroscience

Rage, ‚Koinonia‘ and large groups in Hellenic armed forces

Hermann Staats, Dorothe Türk
Concurrent individual and group therapy

Ioannis Nikolis, Anastasia Patrikiou, Potios Giotakis
Death in an analytic group

Vid Vanja Vodusek, Kaja Pavlin
In transition. A combined (in- and out-patient) psychotherapeutic group for the elderly

Orna Megides, Yifat Cohen Ezer
Using expressive arts therapy in a support group for siblings who have lost a sibling to cancer

Workshops

Ofra Faiman
Bridge over troubled waters – how to cross it safely with the help of social drama experiences

Joseph Acosta
Languaging our internal responses: Establishing the foundations of emotional connection in psychotherapy groups

RESEARCH

Sigmund Karterud, Ulrich Schultz-Venrath
Mentalization-based Group Therapies (MBT-G) in comparison with Psychodynamic Group Therapies (PDGT) (1st session)

Bracha Hadar
Who is sitting in the circle? Body, mind or bodymind?

Thor Kristian Island
”Did you really say that?” Self disclosure, trust and shame in the supervision matrix

Jale Cilasun, Lawrence Ladden
Contemplative median group (2nd session)

Vida Rakic Glisic, Snezana Kecojevic Miljevic, Jovanka Cvetkovic, Milijana Niskanovic
Cold war Yugoslavia and training in group analysis

Andreas von Wallenberg Pachaly
Group analysis with victims of extreme traumatization

Cornelia Krause-Girth, Erhard Tietel
Leaderless groups within the training institute GRAS in Germany

Richard Beck
Trauma, group and human resiliency: how culture influences and informs both our interventions and our self-care

Gloria Mateu i Vives
Short term psychodynamic group psychotherapy for young, adult and old people in an outpatient mental health services: ”What works for whom?”

Ido Peleg, Linde Wotton, Marit Joffe-Milstein, Tiziana Baisini
Novelty, harmony and invention: listening to the music of the group (2nd session)

Rachel Abramovicz, Chejanovsky, Svein Tjelta, Marina Mojovic
, Carmen O‘Leary

From Babel to Polyphony – Group Analytic Dictionary (2nd session)

Working with children

Leah Chaikin
Crossing the borders of therapeutic languages

Working with children

Anja Khalil, Carla Maria Weber
Stumbling at the first step

Saturday 19.08.2017, 1.45 – 3.15 pm

Sub plenaries

working with REFUGEES

Catherine Mela
The psychotherapeutic approach of the psychological migration trauma in cultural epidemiology

Monika Schröder, Dieter Kunzke, Ljiljana Joksimovic
Psychosomatic care for traumatized refugees – ”Düsseldorfer Model” of good practice

working with CHILDREN

Toby Shechter
”Is that a fish in your ear?” Translation as a transformable process in communication in a deaf analytic group

Klelia Galani, Bessy Karagianni, Thalis Papadakis, I.K. Tsegos
Children’s therapy in groups

Danilo Pesic, Milica Lazarevic, Marija Jeric, Radica Stancetic
Modified group analytic therapy with adolescents in psychiatric institution: our model and our experience

Estela V. Welldon
The therapeutic challenge group analytic therapy applied to those “excluded and misunderstood” from and by society

Klaus Hoffmann
Group analysis and forensics –foundations and clinical practice

RESEARCH

Steinar Lorentzen
Process-outcome relationships in short- and longterm psychodynamic group psychotherapy: a randomized clinical trial

Johanna Levallius
We becomes me: personality change after group-therapy for eating disorder

Kai Leitemo, Hanne Vestboe
The development of trainee and trainer group therapists/analysts during one year of group analytic training: A process-outcome study of interpersonal problems, therapist factors and group processes

working with VIOLENCE

Bill Roller
Definitions of terror: fort hood and cross-cultural empathy applied to US drone strikes

 

Jutta Gliem (EGATIN), Kate Tauvon (IAGP), Robi Friedman (GASi), Ulrich Schultz-Venrath (EFPP)
Crossing borders in group analytic training – round table with: EGATIN, GASi, IAGP and EFPP

Social Unconscious

closing panel

Haim Weinberg, Earl Hopper, Dieter Nitzgen, Carla Penna,Kaoru Nishimura, Yael Doron, Linde Wotton, Eran Shadach, Shulamit Geller, Gila Ofer, Marina Mojovic, Regine Scholz, Helena Klimova, Ravit Raufman

Paper presentations

Göran Ahlin
Movement possibilities between leadership positions in group analytic psychotherapy

Sarah Tucker, Amelie Noack
Leadership and authority in groups: two new concepts

Tony Hamburger, Assie Gildenhuys
Re-thinking ”role-palying” as an extended group analytic training method for community based facilitators

Anastasios Koukis
One group analysis or many? Quantum theory and mathematical symmetry/ asymmetry perspectives in the group-analytic group

Paula Carvalho, Jutta Gliem (EGATIN)
Crossing borders in group analytic training

Tija Despotovic
Transformative potential at the borders of life and death of a small analytic group

Anneli Bittner
Twin phenomena during a transformation process

Wendy Delyse Schaffer
Small group as ”Envelope of Suffering”. Lasting impact of traumatic border crossings

Workshops

Annegret Körber
How does group dynamics sound? The group as an elementary orchestra

Marina Mojovic, Marita Barthel-Rösing
Group analytic “music” in harmony and disruptions across GASi landscapes. Listening, playing, reflecting & dreaming the future of relationships among our fields

Maria Papanastassiou, Alan Larney
Group analytically informed Balint groups

Claudia Arlo
DBT and group psychotherapy: an integrative lens

John Schlapobersky, Svein Tjelta
Making a difference to difference two group analytic authors interview each other about words in group analysis

Liat Warhaftig Aran
Crossing the border to uncharted waters – the contribution of group analysis to the working through of love and passion

Angela Schmidt-Bernhardt
Creative writing in group analysis (1st session)

Anne Mccarthy
Culturally induced shame in pregnancy a group analytic response

Roberta Mineo, Andreas Silva
Closing borders and opening boundaries

Peter Potthoff, Michael, Lacher, Fotini Tilkeridou-Wolf, Dominique Mylona, Nikos Lamnidis, Sofia Maria Moraitu
Workshop on psychoanalysis and group analysis (1st session)

David Glyn, Peter Zelaskowski
Writing the group – a phenomenographic workshop

Monique Leferink op Reinink
Crossing borders: how the body shapes the mind

Saturday 19.08.2017, 3.45 – 5.15 pm

Sub plenaries

working with REFUGEES

Ulrike Kluge, Jens Preil
How does group work in Arabic?

Closing Panel

working with CHILDREN

Katrin Stumptner
Curriculum development for group analysis with children and adolescents. A transgenerational group process from 2006-14 between members of six German speaking IGAs

MJ Maher
Grandparents – anchoring new generation

Closing Panel

RESEARCH

Angela Sordano
Crossing identities: the birth of new potential self configurations in the adolescent group treatment. A qualitative research

Elizabeth O‘Connor
Supervisors‘ experiences of evaluating psychotherapy trainees

working with VIOLENCE

Bill Roller
New film series on group process research: group dynamics and the new heroism; the ethical alternative to the Stanford Prison Experiment

Closing Panel

 

Jutta Gliem (EGATIN), Kate Tauvon (IAGP), Robi Friedman (GASi), Ulrich Schultz-Venrath (EFPP)
Crossing borders in group analytic training – round table with: EGATIN, GASi, IAGP and EFPP

Paper presentations

Christine Thornton
Towards a group analytic praxis working with teams / in organisations

Corina Grace
Endings and loss in mergers and acquisitions: An exploration of group analytic theory

Roberta Mineo, Mona Rakhawy
Across the river of desire: the frailty of working with the other

Ido Peleg, Marit Joffe-Millstein, Ilana Kremer
A staff ongoing large group in a psychiatric hospital – 4 years of experience

Cosmin Chita
Many groups for many – one group for all

Werner Beck
”The Tao in group analysis” with a video presentation

Kevin Power
Primordial memories eternally present: our primordial experience examined as the elemental experience for humanity – and group analysis

Alexandros Argyropoulos
Archetypes at work: Using an object in a group-analytic group

BALINT

Nuno Florencio
Balint groups – training and research groups of the doctor-patient relationship

Ioannis Nikolis, Anastasia Patrikiou, Fotios Giotakis
Patients with cancer in analytic groups

Silvia Formentin, Angelo Silvestri
Feeling, standing, dreaming: Psychodynamic observing function and therapeutic effects in a group for cocaine addiction

Workshops

RESEARCH

Sigmund Karterud, Ulrich Schultz-Venrath
Mentalization-based Group Therapies (MBT-G) in comparison with Psychodynamic Group Therapies (PDGT)

David Glyn, Regine Scholz, Tija Despotovic, Bessi Karagianni, Denisa Schukova
GASi summer school bridging workshop

Michael Tait
”Meet and match the moment of hope” (Winnicott)

Anca Ditroi, Bruce Oppenheimer
Crossing borders and being crossed: the matrix of conference

Robert M. Moore, Kathleen Hubbs Ulman
Reflexive group supervision: An affect focused model

Angela Schmidt-Bernhardt
Creative writing in group analysis (2nd session)

Mogens Petersen
Nighttrain to Berlin – a workshop on heglian logic and group-analysis

Peter Potthoff, Michael Lacher, Fotini Tilkeridou-Wolf, Dominique Mylona, Nikos Lamnidis, Sofia Maria Moraitu
Workshop on psychoanalysis and group analysis (2nd session)

Michael Tait
An exploration of the meaning of boundary

Marie-Luise Alder
Observations from Trialog Conference – Russian, Ukrainian and German encounter