Salon | Social Event
Sun, Oct 16, 2016
2:00 - 5:00 pm

San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis (SFCP)

444 Natoma Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Lisa Buchberg, DMH
Participant Limit: 

$18 General Public
$15 NCSPP Members

Tuition listed above is for early registration, $2 discount off full fee. For registrations received after the deadline, full tuition will be applied to all registrations.

Early Registration Deadline: 
October 02, 2016

NCSPP offers online course registration and payment using PayPal, the Internet’s most trusted payment processor. All major credit cards, as well as checking account debit payments, are accepted.


FALL MOVIE MATINEE - The Diary of a Teenage Girl

Course Overview: 

The protagonist is a teen living in 1970s San Francisco who enters into an affair with her mother’s boyfriend. Join us for a Sunday matinee screening of this 2015 film exploring emerging sexuality and Oedipal conflicts coupled with a discussion by Dr. Lisa Buchberg.


Lisa Buchberg, DMH, is a supervising analyst at SFCP and PINC. She has taught courses on gender, the psychology of women, the British Independent School, and theoretical pluralism. She authored a paper exploring the TV show Girls through the lens of Freud’s “Femininity” and “Mourning and Melancholia.” Dr. Buchberg has a private practice in San Francisco.

Target Audience & Level: 

This event is for the general public and mental health professionals of all levels.

Cancellation & Refund Policies: 

No refunds will be allowed for this event.

Contact Information: 

For program related questions contact Danni Biondini at

For questions related to enrollment, locations, CE credit, special needs, course availability and other administrative issues contact Michele McGuinness by email or 415-496-9949.

Pre-licensed Clinician Members Committee

The Pre-licensed Clinician Members Committee focuses on outreach to Bay Area psychology students and brings NCSPP-affiliated psychologists to local graduate schools. The committee focuses on supporting professional development, as well as fostering community-building and networking among the next generation of psychoanalytic psychotherapists.

Rebecca Weinstein, MA, Chair
Priscille Schwarcz-Besson, Ph.D., Chair
Melinda Gottesman
Brian Kuennemeier, Psy.D.
Chloe Russell, Psy.D.
Tanisha Stewart, MA