Fri, Oct 2, 2015
6:30 - 8:30 pm

Psychoanalytic Institute of Northern California (PINC)

530 Bush Street
7th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94108
Daniel Butler, MA
Student Paper Presentation
Participant Limit: 

$10 General Public | NCSPP Member

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: 
September 18, 2015

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Course Overview: 

fort da and the Pre-Licensed Committee are hosting an evening to celebrate Daniel G. Butler's paper, "Falling through the Cracks: Precarity, Precocity, and Other Neoliberal Pressures," which was awarded fort da's 2014 Student Paper Award. Daniel will present his paper, followed by a discussion of the paper with stephen Hartman.

Course Objectives: 

Participants will be able to:

  • Describe aspects of the neoliberal psyche.
  • Describe neoliberalism's effects on training and clinical work.
  • Describe the value of thinking 

Daniel G. Butler, MFTi, is a second-year intern at Access Institute. Before graduating from Santa Clara University’s School of Counseling Psychology, he concentrated in continental philosophy and cultural studies at Sarah Lawrence College. Forthcoming publications include a book chapter on the first American-born psychoanalyst, Trigant Burrow, and a chapter on Ferenczi’s radical reconceptualization of the child in psychoanalytic theory.


Stephen Hartman, Ph.D., is faculty at PINC, an associate editor of Psychoanalytic Dialogues, and contributing editor for Studies in Gender and Sexuality. Dr. Hartman has written on how social, political, and psychic life shape one another and 
recently wrote on traditional psychoanalytic constructs in cyberspace. He is in private practice in San Francisco.

Cancellation & Refund Policies: 

No refunds will be allowed for this event.


Contact Information: 

For program related questions contact Stéphanie Gay Moss at or (510) 712-7106.

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.

Priscille Schwarcz-Besson, Ph.D., Chair
Kira Bartholomew, BA
Maya Florsheim, MA
Melissa Glass, BS
Thomas Guyer, BA
Brian Kuennemeier, Psy.D.
Suzanne Mungalez, MA