Community Calendar

SEPTEMBER 28, 2019

5K Wellness Walk

Hosted by The Lovett Center

Memorial Park, near the Tennis Center at

1500 E. Memorial Loop, Houston, TX 77077

9am to 10am

Please Contact: info@thelovettcenter.com


OCTOBER 2, 2019

What's Sex Got to Do with It? (Part 2)

Presented by Gemma Marangoni Ainslie, Ph.D.

Hosted by Austin Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology (ASPP)

Venue: Austin Energy Building at 721 Barton Springs Road, Austin 78704

7:15pm - 9:00pm

Please Contact: info@austinpsychoanalytic.org


OCTOBER 4, 2019

Monthly Round Table Discussion

Bullying and Harassment

Facilitated by Sharon Gerber, LCSW

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group

900 Lovett Blvd., Houston, TX 77006

11:30am to 1pm

Please click here to RSVP


OCTOBER 16, 2019

Then There Were Three: Working with Couples with Substance Addiction Through a Psychoanalytic Lens

Presented by Jamie L. Loveland, PhD, LCSW

Hosted by Houston Psychoanalytic Society at The Lovett Center

900 Lovett Blvd., Houston, TX 77006

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Please Contact: info@houstonpyschoanalytic.org or www.houstonpsychoanalytic.org


OCTOBER 22-29, 2019

Love, Sex, Romance and Sexuality in the Clinical Setting: Reviewing the Work of Mark J. Blechner.

Led by Naomi Freireich, LMSW

In This Salon we will read, review and discuss 4 papers of Mark J. Blechner, PH.D. This will give us an overview and beginning understanding of his work. We will explore some of our own thoughts and experiences in working with clients around sexual and erotic experiences that occur within the clinical hour.

Contact: info@austinpsychoanalytic.org


OCTOBER 26, 2019

5K Wellness Walk

Hosted by The Lovett Center

Memorial Park, near the Tennis Center at

1500 E. Memorial Loop, Houston, TX 77077

9am to 10am

Please Contact: info@thelovettcenter.com


November 1, 2019

Monthly Round Table Discussion

Ghosts, Phantoms, and Ancestral Hauntings

Facilitated by Cynthia Lee, PhD

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group

900 Lovett Blvd., Houston, TX 77006

11:30am to 1pm

Please click here to RSVP


November 6, 2019

Perversity or Preference: The Convergence of Sex Positive and Psychoanalytic Thinking on Human Sexuality

Discussion Group With Randy Frazier, PhD and Dylan Davies, LPC, LMFT

Hosted by Austin Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology (ASPP)

Facilitated by Nancy Daly, PhD

Venue: Austin Energy Building at 721 Barton Springs Road, Austin 78704

7:15pm - 9:00pm

Please Contact: info@austinpsychoanalytic.org


November 15, 2019

Navigating the Abyss of Addiction

Facilitators Carlo C. DiClemente, PhD, ABPP, John O’Neill, EdD, LCSW, LCDC, CSTAT, Lori Fiester, LCSW-S, MAC, CIP,

Melissa Maher, MDiv, Stuart Nelson, MA, James W. Lomax, MD

Hosted by The Council on Recovery

303 Jackson Hill St.

Houston, Texas 77007

8:00am to 3:30pm

Please Contact: mataylor@menninger.edu


November 18, 2019

Admissions Open House

Facilitator Glen Gabbard, MD

Hosted by CFPS

900 Lovett Blvd., Houston, TX 77006

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Please click here to RSVP

November 21, 2019

Improvisation in the Therapeutic Dyad

Facilitator Phil Ringstrom, PhD, PsyD

Hosted by Houston Psychoanalytic Society at The Lovett Center

900 Lovett Blvd., Houston, TX 77006

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Please Contact: info@houstonpyschoanalytic.org or www.houstonpsychoanalytic.org


November 30, 2019

5K Wellness Walk

Hosted by The Lovett Center

Memorial Park, near the Tennis Center at

1500 E. Memorial Loop, Houston, TX 77077

9am to 10am

Please Contact: info@thelovettcenter.com


December 6, 2019

Monthly Round Table Discussion

When Ideas Won't Flow: Writer's Block

Facilitated by Marianna Adler, PhD

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group

900 Lovett Blvd., Houston, TX 77006

11:30am to 1pm

Please click here to RSVP


December 28, 2019

5K Wellness Walk

Hosted by The Lovett Center

Memorial Park, near the Tennis Center at

1500 E. Memorial Loop, Houston, TX 77077

9am to 10am

Please Contact: info@thelovettcenter.com


January 6 - February 3, 2020

Understanding and Working with Erotic Transference and Countertransference

Facilitated by JoAnn Ponder, PhD

This is an intermediate to advanced-level salon intended for practicing clinicians who want an in-depth understanding of the erotic transference-countertransference matrix. There will be 3 readings for each session authored by prior pioneers and contemporary scholars on the topic, such as Mark Blechner, Andrea Celenza, Jody Messler Davies, Dianne Elise, Glen Gabbard, and Harriet Kimble Wrye

Contact: info@austinpsychoanalytic.org


January 8, 2020

The Arthurian Myth and the Generative Power of the Masculine

Discussion Group With Travis Sebera, MA, LPC and Randy Frazier, PhD

Hosted by Austin Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology (ASPP)

Venue: Austin Energy Building at 721 Barton Springs Road, Austin 78704

7:15pm - 9:00pm

Please Contact: info@austinpsychoanalytic.org


January 9, 2020

World Soul, Complexity, and the 'Trump' Phenomenon

Facilitator Ronald Schenk, MSW, PhD

Hosted by Houston Psychoanalytic Society at The Lovett Center

900 Lovett Blvd., Houston, TX 77006

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Please Contact: info@houstonpyschoanalytic.org or www.houstonpsychoanalytic.org


January 10, 2020

Monthly Round Table Discussion

Narcissism and Its Vicissitudes

Facilitated by Holly Crisp-Han, MD

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group

900 Lovett Blvd., Houston, TX 77006

11:30am to 1pm

Please click here to RSVP


February 5, 2020

The Me Too Movement: Embodied Shame and Scapegoating Sexuality in Modern Day America

Facilitated by Carolyn Bates, PhD

Hosted by Austin Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology (ASPP)

Venue: Austin Energy Building at 721 Barton Springs Road, Austin 78704

7:15pm - 9:00pm

Please Contact: info@austinpsychoanalytic.org


February 06, 2020

Admissions Open House

Working with Families with a Mentalizing Lens

Facilitator Peter Fonagy, MD

Hosted by CFPS

900 Lovett Blvd., Houston, TX 77006

7:00pm to 9:00pm

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February 7, 2020

Monthly Round Table Discussion

My Dog, My Cat, Myself

Facilitated by Gretchen Heyer, LPC

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group

900 Lovett Blvd., Houston, TX 77006

11:30am to 1pm

Please click here to RSVP


March 4, 2020

Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Sexual Addictions

Facilitated by Richard Nicastro, PhD

Hosted by Austin Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology (ASPP)

Venue: Austin Energy Building at 721 Barton Springs Road, Austin 78704

7:15pm - 9:00pm

Please Contact: info@austinpsychoanalytic.org


March 6, 2020

Monthly Round Table Discussion

Online Treatment: Theoretical and Ethical Considerations

Facilitated by Randall Matthews, MD, JD

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group

900 Lovett Blvd., Houston, TX 77006

11:30am to 1pm

Please click here to RSVP


April 1, 2020

Treating Low Sexual Desire: What Do You Do If You Just Don’t Want to Do It?

Facilitated by Penny Frohlich, PhD

Hosted by Austin Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology (ASPP)

Venue: Austin Energy Building at 721 Barton Springs Road, Austin 78704

7:15pm - 9:00pm

Please Contact: info@austinpsychoanalytic.org


April 3, 2020

Monthly Round Table Discussion

Descent into Despair: Suicide Dynamics

Facilitated by M. Sagman Kayatekin, MD

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group

900 Lovett Blvd., Houston, TX 77006

11:30am to 1pm

Please click here to RSVP


May 1, 2020

Monthly Round Table Discussion

The Clinical Impasse

Facilitated by Letha Cole, MD

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group

900 Lovett Blvd., Houston, TX 77006

11:30am to 1pm

Please click here to RSVP


May 6, 2020

Hang Up and Say Hello: The Use of the Cell Phone in the Consulting Room to Understand Development and Healthy Intimacy -

Facilitated by Cynthia Playfair, MD

Hosted by Austin Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology (ASPP)

Venue: Austin Energy Building at 721 Barton Springs Road, Austin 78704

7:15pm - 9:00pm

Please Contact: info@austinpsychoanalytic.org