Weekend Conference April 2017

International Psychotherapy Institute

Weekend Conference, April 21-23, 2017

Rockville Hilton Hotel, 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852

The Body, Sexuality and Technology
in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis Today

Alessandra Lemma, MA, MPhil (Cantab), DClin Psych

Presentations by Dr. Alessandra Lemma include:

Friday morning

The Black Mirror: Identity, Body, Technology

Saturday morning 

Under the Skin: Psychodynamic perspectives on body modifications

Sunday morning 

The Analyst's Body and the Somatic Countertransference

Weekend conference runs all day Friday and Saturday, April 21 & 22, and until 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 23. The conference will include lectures, case presentations, large and small group discussions, and a dinner on Saturday.


Full Conference Fee: 

$485 21 days in advance, $505 thereafter.  (IPI full members: $350; associate members: $400).   full-time student: $150.

Saturday Morning Only:
April 22, 9:00 a.m. - Noon:  

Registration for the Saturday morning presentation, followed by an optional small group discussion, is offered free to mental health professionals.  Pre-registration is required.  To register for this free lecture send an email with your name and contact information toThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Friday-Sunday Conference14 hours approx.

Saturday morning presentation and small group only2.5 hours

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Saturday Morning
April 22


9:00 a.m. - Noon

Free Presentation
and Small Group Discussion 


Alessandra Lemma


Psychodynamic Perspectives on Body Modifications


The Saturday  presentation  and small group are open to registration to mental health professionals at no charge.   

Pre-registration is required.


Register online

or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.for additional information