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March 2017

Webinar for Prospective Students

March 30 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
BGSP, 1581 Beacon Street
Brookline, MA 02446 United States
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Please join us for our Webinar on Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 11:00 am EST You will learn: What kinds of degrees BGSP offers, and what kinds of careers they prepare you for The high expected growth rate of those careers That BGSP programs teach how unconscious forces shape human behavior, and that this understanding can be applied to clinical work, public policy, business, the arts, and everyday life What modern psychoanalysis is, how it differs from other clinical orientations…

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April 2017

Social Justice and Human Rights Series: Trauma, Identity, and Social Justice

April 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
BGSP, 1581 Beacon Street
Brookline, MA 02446 United States
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Series: Social Justice and Human Rights Trauma, Identity, and Social Justice Dr. Marilyn Charles Saturday, April 1 |10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon   Details Opposing the trend towards simplistic ‘solutions’ to complex problems, the psychoanalytic lens is an invaluable tool that helps us to focus our efforts in ways that might make a difference.  This presentation addresses some of the ways in which our current society opposes the development of precisely the reflective capacities we need in order to work towards…

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Prospective Student Info Session

April 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
BGSP, 1581 Beacon Street
Brookline, MA 02446 United States
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Join us for our Info Session on Thursday, April 6th at 6:00 pm EST Prospective Student Info Sessions at the Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis are an excellent opportunity to see the School and learn about the BGSP experience, academic programs, modern psychoanalytic training, career options, the admissions process, financial aid, and much more. Adult learners are welcome and often find that BGSP can advance or enhance their careers. Location All Informational Open Houses are held at 1581 Beacon St., Brookline, MA 02446. For…

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Social Justice and Human Rights Series: Defining Cultural Competence

April 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
BGSP, 1581 Beacon Street
Brookline, MA 02446 United States
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Series: Social Justice and Human Rights Defining Cultural Competence Dr. Usha Tummala-Narra Friday, April 14 | 7:00 to 8:30 PM  Details This presentation highlights psychoanalytic understandings of sociocultural context in psychotherapy, and describes a framework with a systematic inclusion of cultural competence as a core emphasis of psychoanalytic psychotherapy. A historical overview of both psychoanalytic neglect and contributions to understandings of sociocultural context, and specific contemporary psychoanalytic approaches to culturally informed practice, such as the recognition of social oppression and…

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Classics on the Couch Series: Vertigo

April 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
BGSP, 1581 Beacon Street
Brookline, MA 02446 United States
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Classics on the Couch: Movie Discussion Series Vertigo (1958) Dr. Emily Fox- Kales Friday, April 28 | 7:00 to 8:30 PM Details The films of director Alfred Hitchcock have long fascinated psychoanalysts as well as the general public-- and none more than his 1958 masterpiece Vertigo. Part film noir, part detective thriller, and above all a psychological study of obsession, Vertigo contains not only Hitchcock’s most revolutionary cinematography but also a wonderfully complex hero who viewers will want to put on…

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May 2017

Gender and Sexuality: Clinical Issues in a Shifting Cultural Landscape

May 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
BGSP, 1581 Beacon Street
Brookline, MA 02446 United States
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Gender and Sexuality:  Clinical Issues in a Shifting Cultural Landscape  Dr. Danielle Egan, and Dr. Jane Snyder Thursday, May 4 | 7:00- 8:30 PM  Details Over the last decade, we have witnessed a rise in the visibility of gender and sexual diversity in this country. These changes can be seen in popular culture, the law and everyday life. For example, there is increasing awareness regarding the lives and rights of transgender and gender nonconforming people as well as an understanding that…

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Clinical and Cultural Study through a Psychoanalytic Lens

May 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
BGSP, 1581 Beacon Street
Brookline, MA 02446 United States
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Clinical and Cultural Study through a Psychoanalytic Lens Friday, May 12 | 7:00 to 9:00 PM   Details In recent years there has been an explosion of research in psychoanalysis and psychoanalytically informed fields of study. This has advanced both the understanding of human motivation and the effectiveness of treatment approaches.  The Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis, (BGSP), is dedicated to the importance of systematic investigation in its degree and training programs. This panel of graduates of Master’s and Doctoral…

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Classics on the Couch Series: Citizen Kane

May 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
BGSP, 1581 Beacon Street
Brookline, MA 02446 United States
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Classics on the Couch: Movie Discussion Series Citizen Kane (1941) Dr. Ron Goldman Friday, May 19 | 7:00 to  8:30 PM Details Considered by many the greatest film ever made, Orson Welles' first feature film is highly relevant today.  We will explore what drove this very rich, narcissistic man to want to make the world into how own image ultimately destroying all those around him as well as himself.   Continuing Education Objectives:  Participants will be able to: Explore the nature…

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Bob Dylan and His Music

May 26 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
BGSP, 1581 Beacon Street
Brookline, MA 02446 United States
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Bob Dylan and His Music Friday, May 26 Registration and Reception   6:00 to 7:00 PM Panel:  7:00 PM “His powerful, beautiful, transformative and unforgettable songs helped to spur righteousness through the heart of the civil rights movement.”  (Kennedy, Time, Dec. 2016). Superlatives abound for Bob Dylan as a poet, song writer and performer and highlight his influence on literature, music and social activism.  In commemoration of Dylan being awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize for literature, this event features commentaries…

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June 2017

Social Justice and Human Rights Series: Psychoanalysis in El Barrio Screening and Discussion

June 10 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
BGSP, 1581 Beacon Street
Brookline, MA 02446 United States
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Psychoanalysis in El Barrio Screening and Discussion Dr. Lourdes Mattei María de Lourdes Mattei Saturday, June 10 | 1:00 to 3:00 PM   Details Psychoanalysis in El Barrio, winner of the PEP 2015 Video Grant, is a film that challenges the not-uncommon notion that Hispanic patients affected by poverty can only benefit from therapies that rely on very concrete interventions. The documentary features: Carlos Padrón (Venezuela); Christopher Christian (Puerto Rico); Daniel Jose Gaztambide (Puerto Rico); David Ramirez (Mexico); Ernesto Mujica…

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