COWAP Conference - What do women want today?
to Nov 9

COWAP Conference - What do women want today?


COWAP Conference
What do women want today?

November 8 - 9, 2019
Washington, DC

Committee of Women and Psychoanalysis of the International Psychoanalytic Association, (COWAP)


Leading international thinkers in the field will discuss contemporary answers to Freud’s classic question “what do women want?” Today, women are exploring new gender identities, gender dynamics, and family configurations. They want to be thought of as whole persons and free themselves from the echoes of a misogynistic sociocultural history. Of course, each woman will have her own answer.

Keynote speaker: Virginia Ungar, President, International Psychoanalytic Association

Presenters: Graciela Abelin-Sas Rose • Patricia Alkolombre • Rosemary Balsam • Cecile R. Bassen • Margarita Cereijido • Paula L. Ellman • Elizabeth Fritsch •Leticia Glocer Fiorini • Nancy R. Goodman • Adrienne Harris • Janice S. Lieberman • Adriana Prengler • Arlene Kramer Richards

Giselle Carino, CEO, International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere

Chairs: Margarita Cereijido and Nancy Goodman

COWAP • Washington Baltimore Center for Psychoanalysis • Contemporary Freudian Society • Washington School of Psychiatry • George Washington University • Washington Professionals for the Study of Psychoanalysis

8.5 CME/CE Credits (They also qualify for Cultural Competence CE credits)

 Physicians: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of MedChi, The Maryland State Medical Society, and The Contemporary Freudian Society. MedChi is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. MedChi designates this live educational activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of participation in the activity. Partial participation in this program is contra-indicated. The Contemporary Freudian Society is authorized by MedChi to grant CMEs for this program. Upon completion of this program and online survey, participants will be granted certificates for AMA PRA Category 1 credits.  Psychologists: The Contemporary Freudian Society is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Contemporary Freudian Society maintains responsibility for this program and its content. CE credits are granted to participants with documented attendance of the entire program and completed evaluation form. It is the responsibility of the participants seeking CE credits to comply with these requirements. Upon completion of this program and evaluation form, participants will be granted CE credits in the area of Cultural Diversity. Social Workers: The Social Work Boards of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia will grant continuing education credits to social workers attending a program offered by an APA authorized sponsor, provided compliance with the requirements stated above for Psychologists.Professional Counselors: The Boards of Professional Counselors in the District of Columbia and Virginia will accept continuing education credits for Counselors attending a program offered by an APA-authorized sponsor, provided compliance with the requirements stated above for psychologists. The Board of Professional Counselors in Maryland will accept CE credits granted by a program that is recognized by the Maryland Board of Examiners for Psychologists and Social Workers.

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