♣ International Summer Conference of Group Analysis BOOKS IN GROUP ANALYSIS, July 3 – 5, 2015,Vilnius, Lithuania
Group Analysis being a combination of art and science faces the challenge to be shared and taught, manualized and transmitted. What books should be read to become an excellent artist of group conducting, what books can reveal conceptualized, rational approach and also intuition, spontaneityand creativity? What difficulties and challenges, excitements and pleasures are encountered by persons who write books and share their experience and knowledge? Andon the other hand, what possibilities and new spaces, surprises and questions discover the ones, who read books, learn and test the information in practice?Finally, our patients gain information and bring the vision of the therapy also from books – what we do with that? What books become an issue and theme in the group, what kind of written word carries a meaning and is significant? These and other related topics will be the focus of our meeting.
- Leonidas Donskis, Lt, PhD
- Felix de Mendelssohn, Hon. Prof. (Austria), The Joys of Freud and Joyce, 2015 Vilnius,(powerpoint)
- Felix de Mendelssohn,_Hon. Prof. (Austria),_lecture_The Joys of Freud and Joyce – ‚Ulysses’ as a psychoanalytic model for individual and group development.
Morris Nitsun, (UK)
Steinar Lorentzen, MD, PhD (Norway)
♣International Conference „Different homes for GA“, Dubingiai, 2012
♣ International Workshop “Language in the Group, of the Group, by the Group”, Dubingiai, 2009
♣ International Symposium „GA in Different Cultures: Diversities and Tolerance“, Dubingiai, July 5-7, 2006;
The Summer Workshop aimed at the sharing and exploring Groups analysis culture development in the context of different cultures, chalenging and accepting diversities, building tolerance in the society at large as well as in the context of different Group analysis training programs. We are also interested in the applications of Group Analysis in different settings, the place of GA in the health care systems in respective countries, and the possibilities of future growth and cooperation.
♣ Summer Workshop „GA in Eastern Europe“, Dubingiai, July 11 – 13, 2003
The Summer Workshop aimed at exploring the current status of Group Analysis in Eastern European countries, its development, differences and similarities in the implementation of GA in different countries, problems and possibilities of this process. We are also interested in the applications of Group Analysis in different settings, the place of GA in the health care systems in respective countries, and the possibilities of future growth and cooperation in this field among Eastern European countries as well as between the East and West of Europe. The focus in the discussions were planned on the schemes of training in Group Analysis, requirements for both trainees and trainers, on transferring of the theoretical concepts of GA in different cultural matrix. Summer Workshop invited to take part all interested persons: past, current and future trainers and practitioners of Group Analysis from both East and West of Europe, and students of training programmes of Group Analysis.
♣E.G.A.T.I.N. Study Days “Authority and Leadership in GA Training”, Vilnius, 2000
♣E.G.A.T.I.N. Study Days “Group Analysis in Different Cultures – Training and Practice”, Vilnius, 1992