Posts for the “Of the clinic” category

‘Meno’, Montaigne and the ‘Docta Ignorantia’: Some thoughts and comments on the weak symbolic in the 21st century

by Bruce Scott on January 21, 2012

Plato’s Dialogue, ‘Meno’, (written in the middle of the fourth century B.C.E.  [i]) is a wonderful example of an anti-technological and anti-systemizing stance towards psychotherapy or psychoanalysis. In the ‘Meno’, (…)

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Three contexts or meanings within which the talking therapies are held……….

by Julia Evans on January 19, 2012

Hello,   My previous post giving details of the debate at the Institute of Psychiatry has, finally, got me posting one of my scribblings from the past. The following was (…)

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The Sadeian position in Jacques Lacan’s Seminar X & LacanianWorks posts

by Julia Evans on January 16, 2012

Background   During the Monday 16th January 2012 ‘Reading Seminar X Group’, questions emerged from Lacan’s use of ‘concentration camps’. [Beginning paragraph of the 27th February 1963 session: Chapter XII (…)

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Reminder: Please join us on Saturday 21st January 2012 for our cartel meeting

by Julia Evans on January 16, 2012

We have lift off!   Meeting on Saturday 21st January – 10am to 1pm   At: Haldane Room, Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London, WC1R 4RL.  (Nearest underground station: Holborn)   (Please (…)

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▪ CHRONIQUE – Le Sac de nœuds ▪ Buenos Aires Lacaniano 2011-2012 : 4th January 2012 : LQ 120 : Éric Laurent

by Julia Evans on January 4, 2012

Circulated in French as [nls-messager] 285 – 2011/2012 LACAN QUOTIDIEN N°120 on 5th January 2012 by New Lacanian School of Psychoanalysis [www.amp-nls.org] : This is available in French at www.lacanquotidien.fr : here (…)

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What’s new?: Clinical decisions within current paradigms: Two case studies: & Seminar X: Anxiety (or Dread) – a) references b) Kierkegaard

by Julia Evans on December 29, 2011

Hello,   1)  Clinical Decisions within current paradigms:   In the following reflection, Philippe traces some of the differences with the ‘scientific’ paradigms in use. This is the foundation for (…)

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An invitation to join in the discussions at a cartel meeting on Saturday 21st January 2012 & texts from previous meetings

by Julia Evans on December 12, 2011

1)    SATURDAY 21st JANUARY Cartel Meeting   Bruce Scott, Bruno de Florence, Douglas Gill, Jo Rostron & Julia Evans will meet, with guest from Argentina, Marcos Abel, and those curious (…)

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▪ Le sac de nœuds – Chronicle of Éric Laurent ▪ The Tracery of Incarnation LQ 96 : 22nd November 2011

by Julia Evans on November 22, 2011

Circulated in French as [nls-messager] 233 – 2011/2012 LACAN QUOTIDIEN N°96 on 24th November 2011 : Title ▪ Le sac de nœuds – Chronique d’Eric Laurent ▪ L’Entrelacs de l’Incarnation (…)

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Further explorations of Freud’s 1921 enquiry ‘There must (therefore) be the possibility of transforming group psychology into individual psychology’

by Julia Evans on November 12, 2011

And on limits and groups and their links to others in the context of the August riots.   To recap (Cartel presentation on 8th October – Available Further exploration of limits (…)

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Body, Meaning and Knowledge – Part II

by Jo Rostron on November 12, 2011

In his session of 21st January 1975, R. S. I. [i] ,  Jacques Lacan says that it is only because the subject is CAUSED by an object imagining it knows, (…)

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