Lawrence Levenson, phd, FABP
Honors & Awards
American Psychoanalytic Association
Papers & Presentations
“Superego Defense Analysis in the Termination Phase” (1998), Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, Vol. 46 (3) pp. 847-866
“Resistance to Exercising Self-Observational Capacity in Psychoanalytic Treatment” (2004) Psychoanalytic Study of the Child, 59: 167-188
“Paul Gray’s Innovations in Psychoanalytic Technique” (2007), Psychoanalytic Quarterly, 76: 257-273
Book Review, “ ‘You Ought to’: A Psychoanalytic Study of the Superego and Conscience,” by Bernard Barnett (2007), Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association
Book Review, “The Year of Durocher: A Novel,” by Theodore Jacobs M.D. (2014), Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, Vol. 62 (2)
“Decreased Perceptual Sensitivity to Emotion-Evoking Stimuli in Depression” (1994), Psychiatry Research, 51:127-138 Wexler, B.E.; Levenson, L.N.; Warrenburg, S.; Price, L.H.
“The Analysis of the Superego in the Termination Phase” presented at Scientific Meeting of the Western New England Psychoanalytic Society, February 17, 1995 and Winter Meeting, American Psychoanalytic Association, 1995
“Safer at a Distance: Losing Contact with the Analyst” presented at Scientific Meeting of the Western New England Psychoanalytic Society, January 2000 and Winter Meeting, American Psychoanalytic Association, 2001
Co-chair of Discussion Group “Listening for Affect and Defense: Gray’s Approach to the Analysis of Conflict” at Winter Meeting, American Psychoanalytic Association, 2005 to present
“The Technique of Close Process Attention,” workshop presented at Psychoanalytic Association of New York, February, 2005
“Paul Gray’s Contributions to Psychoanalytic Technique,” workshop presented at Boston Psychoanalytic Institute, October, 2006
“The Special Reality of the Psychoanalytic Situation” presented at the New York Psychoanalytic Society, February 28, 2006
Presenter at Panel entitled “Close Process Attention: Clinical Advantages and Disadvantages” at Spring Meeting, American Psychoanalytic Association, June 17, 2006
Panelist, “The Legacy of Paul Gray”, Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association Netcast Panel, November 1- 30, 2006. On line: http:// www.psychoanalysis.net/JPN-Archive.
“The Special Reality of the Psychoanalytic Situation” presented at Baltimore-Washington Psychoanalytic Institute as Paul Gray Visiting Scholar Presentation, April 28, 2007
“Paul Gray’s Innovations in Psychoanalytic Technique” presented at the New Center for Psychoanalysis, Los Angeles, California, Sept. 8, 2009
Panelist, “Using Transference and Countertransference in Our Clinical Work” at Conference of Connecticut Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology and Western New England Psychoanalytic Society, October 29, 2011
“Why Mourn,” presented at Chicago Psychoanalytic Institute, Chicago, Illinois, February 23, 2016 and at Western New England Institute for Psychoanalysis, New Haven, Connecticut, February 11, 2017
Discussant of “Profound Silence” by Steven Ablon MD, at Western New England Institute for Psychoanalysis, New Haven, Connecticut, September 22, 2018
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