May 18, 2018
Tomi-Ann Roberts, originator of Objectification Theory, will be our keynote with a panel to include
Christina Baker-Kline, NY Times best-selling author
Athena Jones, CNN
Emily Nagoski, Ph.D.
Come As You Are: the surprising new science that will transform your sex life
Katie Gentile, Ph.D.
The Business of Being Made: Exploring the Confusing and Contradictory Times Produced Through Assisted Reproductive Technologies
Jennifer Finney Boylan
Storytelling, Justice, and Gender
Esther Perel, LMFT
The State of Affairs: Rethinking Infidelity
Jessie Klein, Ph.D.
The Bully Society: Shootings and the Crisis of Bullying in America’s Schools
Dr. Sayantani DasGupta
Can Sisterhood Be Global: Reproduction, Social Justice, And Feminism Across Borders
Elizabeth Ann Danto, Ph.D.
Vienna 1924: Suffrage, Psychoanalysis, and the ‘New Woman’
Danielle Knafo, Ph.D.
By Herself: Woman, Solitude and Creativity
Catherine Baker-Pitts, Ph.D.
Plastic Bodies, Malleable Minds: Women and Cosmetic Surgery
Kathlyn Conway, Ph.D.
Challenging the Culture of Triumph: Illness as Limitation and Loss
Suzanne Iasenza, Ph.D.
Is Feminism Good For Your Sex Life?: The Pleasures and Perils of Peer Marriage
Nina K. Thomas, Ph.D.
Revenge in Context
Susan Gutwill, MS, LCSW
and Nancy Hollander, Ph.D.
Class and Splitting in the Clinical Setting: The Ideological Dance in the Transference and Countertransference
Jessica Benjamin, Ph.D.
Envisioning Mutuality: How Our Commitments to Women’s Subjectivity and Equality Have Changed Psychoanalysis
Deborah Luepnitz, Ph.D.
The Psychoanalyst in the World: Winnicott, Lacan, and My Work With Homeless Women in Philadelphia
Darlene Ehrenberg, Ph.D.
How Does Treatment Help? On “Not Knowing”: Further Explorations at the “Intimate Edge”
Carol Gilligan, Ph.D.
The Birth of Pleasure
The Laurie Phillips Memorial Lecture is supported by the Phillips Family.
This annual event honors the memory of our dear colleague and friend.
The New York State Education Department has approved this workshop for 2.0 contact hours (CEUs) for NYS licensed LCATs, LMSWs, LCSWs, and LMHCs. The Women’s Therapy Centre Institute Training Program is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Workers as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0361, licensed creative arts therapists #CAT-0018, and licensed mental health counselors #MHC-0102.