Community Calendar

SEPTEMBER 24, 2021

Monthly Round Table Discussion

Ordinary People: Loss and Grief in the Family System

Facilitated by Jamie L. Loveland, PhD, LPC & Ellen Safier, LCSW

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

11:00am to 12:30pm


SEPTEMBER 24, 2021

60-Minute CEU Offering

Narcissism and Suicidality: A Virtual Talk

Facilitated by Dr. Glen Gabbard, M.D.

Hosted by Ethos Behavioral Health Group via Zoom

12:00pm to 1:00pm


OCTOBER 01, 2021

Monthly Round Table Discussion

Parent Loss in Childhood: Are Children Able to Mourn?

Facilitated by JoAnn Ponder, PhD & Ann Weiss, LPC

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

11:30am to 1:00pm


OCTOBER 4, 2021

Six-week Session

Examining Whiteness: An Antiracism Process Group for white people

Facilitated by Anne Slater, LCSW and Amanda Yoder, LCSW, CGP

For pre-group introduction session, email ayoder.therapy@gmail.com

4:00pm to 5:30pm


OCTOBER 8, 2021

CODA - Film and Mind Online: Exploring film through a psychoanalytic lens

Discussion moderators: Luis Alejandro Nagy, PhD and Seth Alt

Hosted by New Center for Psychoanalysis

8:30pm to 10:00pm


OCTOBER 22, 2021

Monthly Round Table Discussion

Losses and Mourning on the Developmental Journey to Adulthood

Facilitated by Carol Wolfe, LPC

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

11:30am to 1:00pm


NOVEMBER 12, 2021

Monthly Round Table Discussion

Losses and Mourning Among Older Adults

Facilitated by Nancy Warren, PhD

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

11:30am to 1:00pm


DECEMBER 03, 2021

Monthly Round Table Discussion

Into the Fog: Dementia Patients and Their Family Caregivers

Facilitated by James Lomax, MD & Sheila LoboPrabhu, MD

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

11:30am to 1:00pm


DECEMBER 09, 2021

Alumni Special Events - Book Discussion

The Melancholy of Race: Psychoanalysis, Assimilation, and Hidden Grief (Cheng, 2000)

Presenter: Anne Anlin Cheng, PhD

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

7:00pm to 8:30pm


JANUARY 07, 2022

Monthly Round Table Discussion

Losses and Mourning in Immigration

Facilitated by Asli Baykal, PhD; Tara Chivukula, LCSW; Leticia Fallick, LPC & Denise Lemos Zaborowski, PhD, LPC-S

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

11:30am to 1:00pm


JANUARY 28, 2022

Monthly Round Table Discussion

Into the Fog: Dementia Patients and Their Family Caregivers

Facilitated by Sharon Chada, PhD

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

11:30am to 1:00pm


FEBRUARY 26, 2022

Alumni Special Event - Clinical Panel Discussion

Losses, Mourning, and Adaptation in the Adoption Triad: An Adoptee, Adoptive Mother, and Birth Mother Speak

Presenters: Joellen Peters, PhD; JoAnn Ponder, PhD & Sharon Horowitz, PhD

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

9:00am to 12:15pm


MARCH 04, 2022

Monthly Round Table Discussion

Mourning a Suicide

Facilitated by Cynthia Mulder, LCSW

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

11:30am to 1:00pm


MARCH 25, 2022

Monthly Round Table Discussion

Historical Trauma and Racial Melancholia Among Chinese Americans: Clinical Implications

Facilitated by Beverly Du, MD & Christina Treece, MD

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

11:30am to 1:00pm


APRIL 08, 2022

Monthly Round Table Discussion

The Child of Parents with Unresolved Mourning

Facilitated by JoAnn Ponder, PhD

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

11:30am to 1:00pm


APRIL 22, 2022

Alumni Special Event - Community Event

Memorial Tattoos

Presenter: Maureen Murphy, PhD (possibly with tattoo artists as well)

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

5:00pm to 7:00pm


MAY 06, 2022

Monthly Round Table Discussion

Intergenerational Transmission of Loss

Facilitated by Dania Eldandashli, LPC

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

11:30am to 1:00pm


MAY 21, 2022

Alumni Special Event - Clinical Conference

Hope, Disillusionment, and Recovery: Psychic Loss and Mourning

Presenter: Peter Shabad, PhD

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

9:00am to 12:15pm



2021-2022 Past Events

AUGUST 06, 2021

Monthly Round Table Discussion

Mourning and Melancholia: Foundational Perspectives

Facilitated by Alana Spiwak, MD

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

11:30am to 1:00pm


August 7, 2021

Disambiguating Freud and Lacan: The Clinic, Sexuality, and Art (Livestreaming)

Presented by Marcelo Zigaran, PhD

Hosted by The Jung Center

2:00pm to 3:30 pm


August 8, 2021 and August 22, 2021

PCOP Zoom Book Club

The Leavers by by Lisa Ko

Discussion led by PCOP Members: FRANK TISANO & SONJA WARE

6:00pm to 7:15pm


AUGUST 28, 2021

Alumni Special Event - Documentary Film Screening and Discussion

Lone Twin (1991, D: Anna van der Wee)

Discussants: Ricardo Ainslie, PhD; Mary Burke, LCSW & Joan A. Friedman, PhD

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

10:00am to 1:15pm


SEPTEMBER 10, 2021

Monthly Round Table Discussion

Defenses Against Mourning: Unresolved Grief and Pathological Mourning

Facilitated by Richard Michael, PhD

Hosted by CFPS Alumni Group via Zoom

11:30am to 1:00pm