Clinical Moments

7:45 PM, April 4, 2023

Clinical Moments is a monthly series in which a critical clinical moment is an ongoing analytic treatment is presented and followed by group discussion. 

Katharine Gould, LCSW will present "The Admiral's Fleet: How Aggression Turns into Play."

Katharine Gould, LCSW is a member of the New Center for Psychoanalysis where she is the Director of the Child and Adolescent Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Program. She is an active member of the Child Committee and teaches in the CAPP Program. She published a paper on “The Use of Fantasy Play” in the Psychoanalytic Study of the Child, Vol. 64 (2009). She is the issue editor and contributor to the May-June 2011 issue of Psychoanalytic Inquiry, on the topic of psychoanalytic work with patients diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome. She recently presented the paper, “Welcome to Poisons,” at a seminar on Adoption at the January 2014 American Psychoanalytic Conference. In 2019 she presented her paper, Transforming Aggression, at the Western Regional Conference in San Diego. Ms. Gould relocated 13 years ago to Santa Monica where she has a private practice with Adults and Children. 


Each month the program features a different analyst presenting a case, and the group thinks psychoanalytically about the material. This informal event typically meets on the first Tuesday evening of each month and is intended for psychology/social work graduate students, psychiatry residents, and mental health professionals interested in the psychoanalytic training programs at the New Center for Psychoanalysis.

Please note the following:
  • This meeting takes place on Zoom. Please join us at 7:45 pm. We will divide into break-out rooms for an informal hello and chat. Then at 8pm the presentation will begin. 
  • The presentations typically include clinical case information. Due to the confidentiality of the material presented, we request attendees leave their video ON during the entire presentation so we can monitor who is in attendance. Those with their video off will be removed from the meeting.
You will receive the Zoom meeting link when you RSVP below. It will come from Tina Walters/