Calendar of All ORI Events
Offered in 2022–2023 Academic Year
(in EST/EDT  NYC time)

8/14/22 (Sunday, 10am ‑3pm EDT/NYC) — Love: Transcultural Perspectives Virtual Symposium (Based on the International Handbook of Love Publication)
10/2/22 (Sunday, 9:30am — 1pm) —
Fairbairn’s Paradigm Shift to Developmental Model of Psychoanalysis as a Method and a Clinical Tool (with David Celani, PhD) [Psychoanalytic Grand Rounds]
10/13/22 — 12/22/22 (Thursdays, 8:40pm — 9:55pm) — Introduction to the Object Relations Clinical Theory and Its Clinical Experiential Applications (with Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, NCPsyA, DLitt)
10/13/22 — 12/22/22 (Thursdays, 8:40pm — 9:55pm) — Meditative Psychoanalysis — The Marriage of Mindfulness, Meaning, and Intimacy: The Art of Flourishing (with Jeffrey Rubin, PhD)
10/6/22 — 12/15/22 (Thursdays, 7:15pm — 8:30pm) — “Analyst as Instrument” Group Supervision Class (with Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, NCPsyA, DLitt)
11/6; 13; 20; 12/4; 11/22 (Sundays, 10am — 1pm) — Introduction to Psychohistory for Mental Health Professionals and the Curious (with Paul H. Elovitz, PhD)
1/12/23 — 3/16/23 (Thursdays, 8:40pm — 9:55pm) — Character Disorders: Borderline, Narcissistic, Schizoid Conditions: Object Relations Clinical Theory and Clinical Cases (with Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, NCPsyA, DLitt)
1/12/23 — 3/16/23 (Thursdays, 7:15pm — 8:30pm) — “Analyst as Instrument” Group Supervision Class (with Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, NCPsyA, DLitt)
4/13/23 — 6/15/23 (Thursdays, 8:40pm — 9:55pm) — Mourning, Melancholia, and the Use of an Object: A Freud-Winnicott Dialectic on Madness and Object Loss (with Stefanie Teitelbaum, LCSW‑R, NCPsyA)
4/13/23 — 6/15/23 (Thursdays, 7:15pm — 8:30pm) — “Analyst as Instrument” Group Supervision Class (with Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, NCPsyA, DLitt)
4/15/23; 4/29/23 (Saturdays, 9am — 2pm) — Enactment(s): Theoretical and Clinical Aspects (with Eva D. Papiasvili, PhD, ABPP)
Spring 2023, Dates TBA — The Demon Lover Complex: The Integration Of British And American Object Relations Theory (with Richard M. Alperin, Ph.D., LCSW)

Dates TBA — Infant Observational Research and Its Impact on Psychoanalytic Theory and Technique (with Ann Rose Simon, LCSW‑R, LP)
Dates TBA — Examining Cultural Artifacts: A Tool for Personal and Professional Development (course/ seminar with Robinson Lilienthal, PhD)

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Calendar of All ORI Events
Offered in 2021–2022 Academic Year

9/2, 9, 23, 30 (Thursdays, 7pm – 9:55pm) — Psychoanalysis after Freud: Creative and Controversial Successors (with Jeffrey B. Rubin, PhD)
9/26/21 (Sunday, 9:30am — 4pm) – Childhood trauma and psychological development of a mass murderer through the lens of Fairbairn’s Object Relations theory (with David Celani, PhD)
10/14/21 — 12/23/21 (Thursdays, 8:40pm — 9:55pm) — Introduction to the Object Relations Clinical Theory and Its Clinical Experiential Applications (with Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, NCPsyA, DLitt)
10/14/21 — 12/23/21 (Thursdays, 8:40pm — 9:55pm) — Self-analysis, Self-Transformation, and Self-Creation: Bringing Together East and West (with Jeffrey B. Rubin, PhD)
10/14/21 — 12/23/21 (Thursdays, 7:15pm — 8:30pm) — “Analyst as Instrument” Group Supervision Class (with Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, NCPsyA, DLitt)
12/4/21 — 12/5/21 (Saturday and Sunday, 9:30am — 2:30pm EST/NYC) — Who Is Afraid of Alice Miller? — free virtual conference, but registration is required
1/13/22 — 3/17/22 (Thursdays, 8:40pm — 9:55pm) — The Internal World, Psychic Fantasy, and the Evolution of the Psychic Self (with Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, NCPsyA, DLitt)
1/13/22–3/17/22 (Thursdays, 7:15pm — 8:30pm) — “Analyst as Instrument” Group Supervision Class (with Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, NCPsyA, DLitt)
1/15/22 (Sunday, 10:30am — 4:40pm EST) — Movies, Rock & Roll, Freud (with Drs. J. Schwartz, S. Kavaler-Adler, K. Fuchsman, R. Samuels, D.J. Fisher, G. Cocks) — inspired by recent book published by the ORI Academic Press.
2/6; 2/20; 3/13; 4/3/22 (Sundays, 10am — 1pm) — Psychobiography: An In-Depth Understanding of Famous and ordinary People (with Paul H. Elovitz, PhD)
2/12/22 (Saturday, 10:30am — 3:15pm EST) — Celebrating The Many Roads of the Builders of Psychohistory (with Drs. D. Beisel, P. Elovitz, K. Fuchsman, P. Lowenberg, D. O’Keefe, & B. Seitler) — inspired by recent book published by the ORI Academic Press.
2/16/22 – 4/20/22 (Wednesdays, 6pm – 9pm EDT) — Seeing Is Thinking: The Image As Threshold Of Reality (with Silvio Wolf)
3/5/22 — 3/6/22 (Saturday and Sunday, 9:30am — 3pm EST/NYC) — Transgenerational Transmission of Trauma and Resilience: From Awareness to Working Through (a follow-up on December 2021 international virtual conference, “Who’s Afraid of Alice Miller”)
3/26/22 (Saturday, 10am — 4:30pm EST) — Annual Conference: In Vivo Role Play of the Object Relations Psychoanalytic Process: Six Theoretical Views
4/7/22 — 6/9/22 (Thursdays, 8:40pm — 10:05pm) — From Confusion to New Beginnings and Thrills: Ferenczi, Balint and Object Relations (with Stefanie Teitelbaum, LCSW‑R, NCPsyA)
4/7/22 — 6/16/22 (Thursdays, 7:15pm — 8:30pm) — “Analyst as Instrument” Group Supervision Class (with Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, NCPsyA, DLitt)
4/23/22; 5/7/22 (Saturdays, 9am — 2pm) — NACHTRÄGLICHKEIT: Theoretical and Clinical Considerations (with Eva Papiasvili, PhD, ABPP)
5/15/22 (10am — 4:30pm EDT/NYC) — Application of Fairbairn’s Structural Metaphors for Diagnosis and Treatment of Personality Disorders: Hysteric, Obsessive, Narcissistic, and Borderline (with Dr. David P. Celani)
6/4/22 (Saturday, 10am – 4pm) — From Neurology to Psychoanalysis and Back to Neuroscience: Basics of functional Psychoneurobiology for Mental Health Professionals (workshop with Inna Rozentsvit, M.D., PhD)
7/10/22 (Sunday, 1:00pm — 3:30pm) — Object Relation Institute’s Summer 2022 Open House: Working with Personality Disorders in Psychoanalytic Supervision: The Object Relations View with Dr. Susan Kavaler-Adler, ORI’s Co-founder and Executive Director
8/14/22 (Sunday, 10am ‑3pm EDT/NYC) — Love: Transcultural Perspectives Virtual Symposium (Based on the International Handbook of Love Publication)