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XVII INTERNATIONAL FORUM OF PSYCHOANALYSIS 
Mexico City, Mexico, October 10 - 13, 2012 

WORKING WITH CONFLICT AND ALIENATION - 50 Years of IFPS

Link to the Report on the XVII International Forum by Marco Conci: Download

For the Forum Flyer and the Organisation use these links: English;  Español 

   

The XVII International Forum of Psychoanalysis was promoted by the International Federation of Psychoanalytic Societies (IFPS) in order to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the foundation of the federation.

It was held in Mexico City from October 10 to October 13, 2012, hosted by the Mexican Institute of Psychoanalysis, founding member of the IFPS in 1962.

The following topics were discussed:

  1. WORKING WITH CONFLICT AND ALIENATION - 50 Years of IFPS
  2. --Psychoanalysis and Neuroscience
  3. --Object relationships
  4. --Contemporary problems: migration, kidnapping, drug trafficking, terrorism, and fundamentalism

  5. --The psychodynamics of violence
  6. --Development of the ego
  7. --Depression as a challenge
  8. --Constructive and destructive tendencies
  9. --Etiology and psychodynamics of bullying
  10. --The tyrant: power, politics, madness
  11. --The self and virtual reality
  12. --Psychoanalysis on line.com 

Important parts of the papers will be published in the IFPS quaterly "International Forum of Psychoanalysis" in 2014.

Link to the Report on the XVII International Forum by Marco Conci: Download