Italian Developmental NPSA Group
This group involves psychoanalysts, psychotherapists, psychologists, and neuropsychologists, from public hospitals and university or private practice. The group aims to integrate information and findings from different approaches, both in psychoanalysis and in neuroscience (especially affective neuroscience), on infant development, developmental disorders in infancy and the long-term consequences of these disorders in adulthood. In particular, group research is devoted to developmental learning disorders and their affective and relational roots. In this respect, the group promotes interdisciplinary dialogues for a better psychoanalytic understanding and deeper insights on neuroscientific findings interpretation on developmental disorders conventionally described as dyslexia or attention deficit disorders.
An application is required to join this group. For details about meeting locations, please contact the group coordinator.
Group discussions: Weekly
Seminars: Every trimester
Congress: Once a year
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