Our Psychoanalytic Mothers

October 12, 2018, 7:00pm

Presented by:
Louise Decosta, Ph.D., LCSW

Creative Literary Salon: Our Psychoanalytic Mothers

National Institute for the Psychotherapies
250 West 57th Street, Suite 501
New York, NY 10107

Registration Opening Soon

The Creative Salon — founded in 2011 by Bonnie Zindel, and inspired by Gertrude Stein’s literary salon in Paris in the 1920s — presents creative evenings celebrating originality and imagination through, poetry, theatre, film, music and song.  These SRO events are eagerly anticipated and have included Laughter Therapy, Talk Poetry to Me, Simone de Beauvoir: A One-Woman Play, Inside the Creative Process, and Music Talks.  The Salon is supported by NIP and NIPPA.

This year's Creative Literary Salon features a presentation called 'Our Psychoanalytic Mothers' about 5 analysts including Melanie Klein, Anna Freud, Helene Deutsch, Karen Horney, and Marie Louise von Frank. It has been performed at the Freud Museum.


Presenter Bio:

Louise Decosta, Ph.D., LCSW is a faculty member,
supervisor, and training analyst with the Postgraduate
Psychoanalytic Institute, and a member of the C.G.
Jung Foundation for Analytical Psychology. In private
practice for over 30 years, she is the Creative Director
for the dramatic reading of The Freud/Ferenczi Letters.


Continuing Education

This event does not provide CE hours.

The National Institute for the Psychotherapies is approved by the American Psychological Association to offer continuing education credits for psychologists. The National Institute for the Psychotherapies maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

The National Institute for the Psychotherapies is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0018.

The National Institute for the Psychotherapies is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed psychoanalysts #Psyan-0004.

National Institute for the Psychotherapies (NIP) is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. #MHC-0059.

Personalized CE certificates will be distributed at the end of this event. Due to New York State requirements, persons arriving more than 15 minutes late or leaving more than 15 minutes early will not receive a CE certificate.You must attend all parts of both days.