Conference of the European Federation for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy (EFPP)

02 May 2018

Institute of Psychosocial Development participates in the European Federation for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy (EFPP) Conference that will take place in Belgrade, Serbia, from 10-13 of May, 2018. The conference theme is "The challenge of Social Traumata - Inner Worlds of Outer Realities".

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12.30 - 14.00
Discussion Group
Author: Athena Chatjoulis
Title: "In the Absence of Symbolism... The "Pathology of Potential Space" and the Need to Belong in Today's Traumatic Environments".

Paper Presentation

17:00 - 17:30
Author: Elli Papadimitriou
Co-authors: Dimitris Karamanavis, Athena Chatjoulis
Title: "Symbolization disturbances failure to transform traumatic experiences in a small analytic group in the current Greek reality: The drop outs and the close of the group"


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