Public Programs &
Professional Development

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Welcome to a vibrant source of education and community for individuals interested in psychoanalysis as a therapeutic model and as a lens for viewing individuals, culture, and society, along with stimulating conversation. 

WBCP’s public programs include an array of high-caliber scientific meetings, case conferences, continuing education opportunities, and a unique 3-year writing program, as well as programs that highlight the arts, including two annual film festivals.

Continuing Education Units are not issued for partial attendance of one day programs.

Calendar

March

Friday, March 8, 2024 | 12:00 pm2:00 pm

Washington Case Conference – March 8, 2024 – Greg Barber, MD

Date: Friday, March 8, 2024 NEW TIME: 12:00pm- 2:00pm ET Presenters: Steven Van Wagoner, PhD, Michael Krass, PhD, Ellen Klosson, PhD, Jennifer Natalya Fink, PhD,  William Pinney, PhD, Greg Barber, MD…

Sunday, March 10, 2024 | 5:00 pm7:00 pm

Zoom Cocktail Hour (Members Only Event)

Zoom Cocktail Hour Time: 5:00 pm When: March 10, 2024 Where: Via Zoom

Saturday, March 16, 2024 | 11:00 am5:30 pm

Community Psychoanalysis Conference: The Unseen

Breaking Barriers and Building Bridges in Psychoanalysis: Community Psychoanalysis into the Future Date: Saturday, March 16, 2024 11:00 am – 5: 30 pm Sunday, March 17, 2024 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Present…

Sunday, March 17, 2024 | 11:00 am4:00 pm

Community Psychoanalysis Conference: The Unseen: Day 2

Breaking Barriers and Building Bridges in Psychoanalysis: Community Psychoanalysis into the Future Date: Saturday, March 16, 2024 11:00 am – 5: 30 pm Sunday, March 17, 2024 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Present…

April

Friday, April 12, 2024 | 12:00 pm2:00 pm

Washington Case Conference – April 12, 2024 – Nydia Lisman-Pieczanksi, MD and Maria Lima, PsyD

Date: Friday, April 12, 2024 NEW TIME: 12:00pm- 2:00pm ET Presenters: Steven Van Wagoner, PhD, Michael Krass, PhD, Ellen Klosson, PhD, Jennifer Natalya Fink, PhD,  William Pinney, PhD, Greg Barber, M…

Friday, April 26, 2024 | 4:00 pm5:30 pm

Psychoanalytic Takes on the Cinema – XXY

Psychoanalytic Takes on the Cinema Discussion of the film XXY(2007) Director: Lucia Puenzo After a chance encounter on the street, a woman tried to encourage a pregnant domestic abuse victim to see he…

May

Sunday, May 5, 2024 | 10:00 am12:00 pm

WBCP Social Brunch @ Gertrude’s Restaurant in Baltimore

WBCP Social Brunch Date: May 5, 2024 Time: 10: 00 am Where: Gertrude’s Restaurant in Baltimore, MD

June

October

Sunday, October 20, 2024 | 1:00 pm4:00 pm

LGBTQ+ Workshop

Date: October 10, 2024 Time: 1:00pm – 4:00pm Via Zoom More information coming soon

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