Leora Benioff, PhD - Projection, Otherness, and Difference: A Contemporary Approach to Psychoanalytic Couple Therapy (Virtual Only)

Description: This presentation will examine contemporary methods in psychoanalytic couples therapy, with a special focus on the approach developed by the Tavistock Clinic, as well as modern Bionian and object relations techniques. It may also explore additional theories, including link theory and attachment theory. To illustrate these approaches, clinical vignettes will be shared and analyzed during the discussion.


Friday, March 22, 2024 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm


Virtual Only - Link will be emailed





$60 general; $30 SDPC members, candidates, and students

Presenter Information

Bio: Leora Benioff, PhD, is a psychoanalyst and couple therapist based in Berkeley, California. She holds the position of Dean at the San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis, where she also contributes as a supervising and training analyst as well as a faculty member. Dr. Benioff co-founded the Psychoanalytic Couple Psychotherapy Group and serves on its faculty. Additionally, she presides as the North American Chair of the IPA Committee on Couple and Family Psychotherapy. Her expertise in the field is reflected in her extensive list of publications and the numerous presentations she has delivered on psychoanalytic couple psychotherapy.


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REGISTRATION FEE:  $65 General; $35 SDPC Members, $25 Candidates, and Students

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