Presentations of book «Studies in metapsychology» by Luis Sales

On past 1 April took place the presentation of the book Estudios de metapsicología. La vigencia de un pensamiento, authored by our colleague Luis Sales, psychoanalyst and member of Gradiva, Associació d’Estudis Psicoanalítics, and former subscriber and collaborator of Intercanvis. This article includes the interventions Read more…

Psychoanalysis versus a theory of life and gender diversity

I raise the debate on gender that bursts among psychoanalysts with the challenge of a conference by the philosopher Paul B. Preciado, and I comment on the various responses from Psychoanalysis. For my part, I make an approach about the laws or rules of normalization Read more…

Presentation of Víctor Hernández

[Automatic translation from Spanish]: Dr. Víctor Hernández Ramírez is a psychoanalyst. He holds a doctorate in psychology (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) and studied psychology at the Faculty of Psychology of UNAM (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México). He is also a graduate in Theology at the Read more…

Presentation of Iñaki Markez

[Automatic translation from Catalan]: I’m pleased to present to you again the work of Iñaki Markez, friend, doctor, psychiatrist, Doctor in Neurosciences, Master in drug addiction and AIDS; Master in Health Service; Master in Clinical Management; University Specialist in Legal Psychiatry and Forensic; Director of Read more…

Social networks and mental health: teenage girls tangled

Several risks lie in wait for teenage girls who use social networks regularly, including damage to their emotional stability and self-esteem precisely when they are going through a vital stage in their lives when they are most vulnerable. The psychic processes involved in the consolidation Read more…

Presentation of Gastón Auguste’s «Chemsex and psychotherapy virtual group» project

[Automatic translation from Spanish]: It is a pleasure for me to present this article by Gastón Auguste, a psychoanalytic group-formed psychodrama psychologist. I met him in the framework of the first Catalan Seminar of Psychotherapy of Group and Psychodrama performed at the Faculty of Psychology Read more…

The psychoemotional baggage of the COVID-19 pandemic

The pandemic of COVID-19 has caused not only physical casualties but a considerable psychological impact. This situation has creates the need for a sound analysis about the terms of coping, the emotional and psychological consequences, as much as the need for therapeutic approaches at the Read more…

«The desire stems from a difference rather than a resemblance». Interview with Luce Irigaray

This comprehensive interview allows an approach into the rich and innovative thought of the French-speaking philosopher, feminist, linguist, and psychoanalyst Luce Irigaray. Through a series of questions, and starting from the difficult situation in which the pandemic has placed us, the keys to its theoretical production are addressed, Read more…

Protection of health. Accompaniment in and with feelings (method AcSent)

This article arises from the speech I gave at a conference in Budapest. It intends to make a reflection on prevention in health and to help professionals and institutions involved in health to become aware of the need to create healthy emotional bonds between human Read more…