September 19, 2017
"The Creation and Evolution of a Hostile Introject over 50 Years"
with Wendy Olesker, Ph.D.
Discussants: Miriam Steele, Ph.D. and Inga Blom, Ph.D.
Josephine Wright, M.D. will speak about the importance of The Psychoanalytic Study of the Child and introduce the speakers.
This Scientific Meeting will honor the 70th anniversary of The Psychoanalytic Study of the Child. Josephine Wright, MD will highlight some of the most important papers of the PSC, including some of the contributions by members of NYPSI and then introduce the other speakers. Dr. Wendy Olesker will then present a paper entitled "The Creation and Developmental Evolution of a Hostile Introject over 50 Years" addressing the impact of early aggression on mental representations and memories over the course of a life. Dr. Olesker will present developmental and clinical material including observations from the Mahler nursery, material from latency, early and late adolescence, and adulthood, including the Adult Attachment Interview.
New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute
247 East 82nd Street (between 2nd and 3rd Avenues)
The Marianne & Nicholas Young Auditorium