In Collaboration with the William Allison White Institute: Trauma as Silence, Trauma as Speech
Austen Riggs Center
Stephen Frosh, MPhil, PhD, is professor of psychology in the Department of Psychosocial Studies (which he founded) at Birkbeck, University of London. He was pro-vice-master of Birkbeck from 2003 to 2017. He has a background in academic and clinical psychology and was consultant clinical psychologist at the Tavistock Clinic, London, throughout the 1990s. He has authored many books and papers on psychosocial studies and on psychoanalysis. His books include: Hauntings: Psychoanalysis and Ghostly Transmissions (Palgrave, 2013); A Brief Introduction to Psychoanalytic Theory (Palgrave, 2012); Feelings (Routledge, 2011); Psychoanalysis Outside the Clinic (Palgrave, 2010); For and Against Psychoanalysis (Routledge, 2006); Hate and the Jewish Science: Anti-Semitism, Nazism and Psychoanalysis (Palgrave, 2005); and After Words (Palgrave, 2002). His most recent book is Simply Freud (Simply Charly, 2018). He is a fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences, an academic associate of the British Psychoanalytical Society, a founding member of the Association of Psychosocial Studies, and an honorary member of the Institute of Group Analysis.
This presentation is designed for mental health professionals, including psychologists, psychiatrists, and social workers, with no regular registration fee. View the entire schedule for the 2018-19 Friday Night Guest Lecture Series.
The Austen Riggs Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category1 Credit(s) ™
The Austen Riggs Center also designates this live activity for 1.00 continuing education credit(s) (CE) for psychology and social work.
This program meets the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing at 244 CMR 5.00 for 1.0 contact hours.
The Austen Riggs Center, #1344, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Austen Riggs Center maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 02/02/2017-02/02/2020. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits. Social workers participating in this course will receive 1.0 continuing education clock hours. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.
For a listing of jurisdictions that accept ACE, please visit www.aswb.org/ace/ace-jurisdiction-map/.
No registration required. For more information contact Kathleen Young at 413.931.5230.