Alessandra Lemma: The seductions of identity: psychoanalytic reflections on transgender identities

Thursday 2 March 2023 from 8 – 9.30pm AEST

Professor Alessandra Lemma presents:

The seductions of identity: psychoanalytic reflections on transgender identities

Online via Zoom
Chair:
Sonia Wechsler
Price: $88 inc. GST

A recording will be available for a two week period following the event.
Zoom link will be sent in the confirmation email via Trybooking and a few days prior to the event.

Biographies
Professor Alessandra Lemma
Professor Alessandra Lemma is a Fellow of the British Psychoanalytical Society and Consultant Clinical Psychologist at the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families. She is Visiting Professor, Psychoanalysis Unit, University College London.  For many years she worked at the Tavistock Clinic where she was, at different points, Head of Psychology and Professor of Psychological Therapies. She was the Editor of the New Library of Psychoanalysis book series (Routledge) for ten years until 2020 and was one of the Regional Editors for the International Journal of Psychoanalysis until 2018. She has published on psychoanalysis, the body, the impact of new technologies and trauma. Her most recent book is Transgender Identities (2022, Routledge) and her forthcoming book in 2023 is: First Principles: Applied Ethics for Psychoanalytic Practice (OUP). Recipient of the Sigourney Award in 2022.
Sonia Wechsler
Sonia Wechsler is a child and adult psychoanalyst with the Sydney Institute for Psychoanalysis. She is a clinical psychologist who works with children, adolescents and adults in private practice in Paddington.

Pořadatel: Australian Psychoanalytical Society, Sydney institute https://www.psychoanalysis.asn.au/