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jung - lacan dialogues: symptoms


This is the 12th in a series of Jung-Lacan Dialogues aimed at fostering an engagement between two important and creative schools of psychoanalysis. What is the common ground between them? What are the intractable differences? Is it possible to find a common language or achieve mutual understandings? And what are the implications for clinical practice?


Gwion Jones and David Henderson will elaborate on the history and development of this concept in the work of Jung and Lacan, and reflect on some of the implications for clinical work.

about the speakers

Gwion Jones is a member of the Centre for Freudian Analysis and Research (CFAR) and has been practicing as a psychoanalyst in the Midlands for nearly 30 years. He also lectures in the clinical psychology department at Coventry University. Before this he worked at the Freud Museum London.

David Henderson is a Lecturer in the Department of Psychosocial and Psychoanalytic Studies, University of Essex. He is a member of the British Jungian Analytic Association (BJAA). Recent publications include 'Staying alive: anima and objet a,' in Re-Encountering Jung: Analytical psychology and contemporary psychoanalysis, Routledge, 2017, and 'Jung as symptomatologist,' in Jung, Deleuze and the Problematic Whole, Routledge, in press.


This free event is sponsored by BJAA and CFAR



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