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October 5 - Hatred and its Rewards

posted Sep 13, 2016, 9:26 PM by Crissy Nolen   [ updated Sep 13, 2016, 9:33 PM ]
HPS Presents: Hatred and its Rewards

Presented by Glen Gabbard, M.D.

In this presentation, the functions of hate in psychoanalysis and psychotherapy will be discussed. Both transference and countertransference hate are common in the treatment setting. The uses of hatred and the satisfactions it may bring to both treater and patient will be discussed. The therapeutic management of hatred will also be illustrated with clinical material.

Wednesday, October 5, 2016  |  7:00-9:00PM 

The Council on Recovery - Houston

  1. To inform participants on the meanings of transference hate in psychoanalysis and psychotherapy.
  2. To educate participants on ways to process and contain counter transference hate.
  3. To illuminate some of the uses of hate in psychotherapy and psychoanalysis so that they can be constructively understood in the treatment.

Dr. Glen Gabbard
is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, and Training and Supervising Analyst in the Center for Psychoanalytic Studies in Houston. He is also in private practice in Houston.  Dr. Gabbard has authored or edited 27 books, including Psychodynamic Psychiatry in Clinical Practice: 5th edition, an all-time best seller at American Psychiatric Publishing, Long-Term Psychodynamic Psychotherapy: a Basic Text: 2nd edition, Gabbard’s Treatments of Psychiatric Disorders, Psychiatry and the Cinema, and The Psychology of The Sopranos. He has also published over 350 scientific papers and book chapters. Previous positions include Brown Foundation Chair of Psychoanalysis and Professor of Psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine from 2001-2011 and Director of the Menninger Hospital in Topeka, Kansas from 1989-1994. He has received many honors and awards, including the American Psychiatric Association/NIMH Vestermark Award for Psychiatric Education in 2010 and the prestigious Mary Sigourney Award of the American Psychoanalytic Association in 2000 for outstanding contributions to psychoanalysis. He was Joint Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Psychoanalysis from 2001-2007, the first non-British analyst to hold that position, and served as President of the American College of Psychiatrists from 2006-2007. Dr. Gabbard’s textbooks have been translated into Italian, French, German, Portuguese, Korean, Japanese, Danish, Chinese, Greek, Romanian, and Spanish. He lectures throughout Europe, South America, and Australia, as well as the United States and Canada.


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