Graduate Program Director
MAP Lecture with Robert Stolorow, PhD
Dr. Stolorow is a renowned
theorist, therapist, and author who integrates psychoanalysis and
phenomenological thinking. He is most known for his ground-breaking
work on intersubjectivity in the therapeutic alliance with his
co-author George Atwood. He holds degrees in both Clinical Psychology and Philosophy.
He is a Founding Faculty Member and Training and Supervising Analyst at
the Institute of Contemporary Psychoanalysis, Los Angeles; a Founding
Faculty Member at the Institute for the Psychoanalytic Study of
Subjectivity, New York City; and a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at
the UCLA School of Medicine.
His latest books have included reflections of his work in trauma: World, Affectivity, Trauma: Heidegger and Post-Cartesian Psychoanalysis was released in 2011. In 2007 he published Trauma and Human Existence: Autobiographical, Psychoanalytic, and Philosophical Reflections. These works explore the role of philosophy and its applications to the world of psychotherapy.
For more than three decades, Dr. Stolorow and his collaborators have been seeking
to rethink psychoanalysis as a form of phenomenological inquiry.
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