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The Ottawa Psychoanalytic Society (OPS) is a branch of the Canadian Psychoanalytic Society, which is a component society of the International Psychoanalytical Association. It provides a forum for their members' scientific exchange and learning through study groups, invited lecturers and clinincal days. It also offers courses on psychoanalytically-oriented psychotherapy for mental health professionals and, from time-to-time, lecture series' on more advanced subjects for colleagues. A consulting analyst is available for people interested in knowing indications, limitations and contraindications of psychoanalysis.

La Société psychanalytique d’Ottawa (SPO) est l’association professionnelle des psychanalystes d'Ottawa. Il s’agit d’une composante de la Société canadienne de psychanalyse, elle-même membre de l'Association internationale de psychanalyse. Elle offre un lieu d’échange académique sur des questions scientifiques, développe des groupes d’études, organise des conférences et des journées cliniques. Elle met également sur pied des cours sur la psychothérapie psychanalytique ainsi qu’une série annuelle de films commentés et analysés pour le grand public.

Upcoming and Past Events

Presentation Date Speaker Title
November 13, 2021 Dr. Bradley Murray When the presence of Digital Technology in Psychoanalytic Sessions Makes it Possible to Avoid Oneself: Current and Future Challenges in an Era of Ubiquitous Computing
December 11, 2021 Dr. Cecilia Taiana What does Poetry Offer Psychoanalysis?
September 25, 2021 Dr. Oren Gozlan Gender as an Emotional Situation

Become a Friend of the OPS

Would you like to become a friend of the OPS? Being a friend of the OPS means you would be invited to attend select scientific meetings and other activities of the OPS that are open to non-members. It also means you might be able to access and download papers related to these presentations when presenters have made them available.

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