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InForm 043 Does Psychoanalysis Need to be Marginalized? (Pt. 2)

The second episode in a series that considers the question: Does psychoanalysis need to be marginal?

InForm 042 Does Psychoanalysis Need to be Marginalized? (Pt. 1)

On this episode of InForm: Podcast Neil & Jared get into a specific question: Does psychoanalysis need to be marginal?

InForm 041 Clinicians v. Analysts Pt. 2

In this episode, Neil & Jared try a new format for the show: (1) The psychoanalysis of everyday life, (2) Clinicians v. Analysts, (3) various sundry things.

InForm 040 Autism & Psychoanalysis w/ Dr. Leon Brenner

On this episode of InForm:Podcast we talk with Dr. Leon Brenner about his forthcoming book The Autistic Subject: On the Threshold of Language, which is part of the Palgrave Lacan Series edited by Calum Neil and Derek Hook.

InForm 039 w/ Ryan Engley of Why Theory

On this episode of InForm:Podcast Neil & Jared sit down and talk with Ryan Engley from the Why Theory Podcast about ordinary psychosis and the classroom as a psychoanalytic space.

InForm 038 Clinicians V. Analysts (Pt. 1)

On this episode, Neil & Jared talk about the similarity & difference between clinicians (i.e. licensed mental health people) and psychoanalysts.

InForm 037 People still do dreamwork?

Freud discovered that dreams were the "royal road to the unconscious," and he used dreamwork as an integral aspect of psychoanalytic practice. However, in recent years dreamwork has become far less utilized in psychotherapies. In this episode of InForm:Podcast Neil & Jared talk about some ways to do dreamwork -- the use of dreams in psychoanalysis/psychotherapy to get at truths that are important but hidden.

InForm 036 Psychoanalysis, Politics, & Discord Servers (Pt. 3)

The conclusion of the series on psychoanalysis politics and discord servers. In this episode, Adam from the Red Library podcast joins us to wrap up the discussion.

InForm 035 Psychoanalysis, Politics, & Discord Servers (Pt. 2)

Part two of Neil & Jared's discussion of psychoanalysis and politics. We mainly focus on the question of --is psychoanalysis revolutionary?

InForm 034 Psychoanalysis, Politics, & Discord Servers (Pt. 1)

In this episode of InForm:Podcast Neil & Jared go through questions, comments, criticisms, and concerns regarding psychoanalysis and revolutionary politics.

InForm 033 Some thoughts on the Oedipus Complex, the Name-of-the-Father, & Castration

In this episode, Neil & Jared aim to talk about the Oedipus Complex, but they end up talking about the Oedipus Complex, and a lot of other stuff besides.

InForm 032 Entering Analysis (Pt 2)

Part two of our "Entering Analysis" series (if you want to hear part one listen to episode #030). Jared & Neil continue to talk about the process of stating psychoanalysis.

InForm 031 Dis/Entangled Podcast

A crossover episode of Jared's solo show: Dis/Entangled Podcast.

InForm030 Entering Analysis (Pt. 1)

On today's show Jared & Neil Talk about the process of starting an analysis.

InForm029 Todd McGowan

We reached out to Todd McGowan and asked if he would be willing to talk about how his experience in analysis (as an analysand) influenced the ways that he thinks, works, and lives. Todd responded to our request and was very generous with his time. (He talked with us for over 90 min!)

InForm028 Subject of the Statement & Subject of the Enunciation

In this episode of InForm:Podcast Neil & Jared talk about the Subject of the Statement & Subject of the Enunciation.

InForm027 Demand V. Desire

Neil and Jared talk about the principle of moving from demand and activating desire in psychoanalysis.

InForm026 The "Self Care" Episode

This is an episode where Jared & Neil talk bout how the concept of "self care" is used and misused in contemporary clinical settings.

InForm025 The Weird & the Eerie (aka: The Role of the Analyst Pt. 2)

On this episode of InForm Neil & Jared talk more about the role of the analyst as a sort of detective of the weird and the eerie.

InForm024 The Role of the Analyst Pt. 1

In this episode (the first in a series) Neil & Jared talk about the role of the analyst as a secretary of the unconscious and how this relates to the drive.

InForm023 -- Seasons 2/Episode 1

First episodes of Seasons 2 of InForm:Podcast! In this season Neil will be joined by Jared, and we will continue to talk about things & stuff in an InFormal but (hopefully!) InFormative way.

InForm022 -- From78 Pilot Episode

A possible side project to this (my current side project).

InForm021 -- More About the Unconscious

I've been talking with other people who work in mental health about the unconscious. I've discovered that the way most of them use the concept "the unconscious" is very different than the way I think about and use that same concept.

InForm020 -- The Writing Process, & the Unconscious...

A show about the writing process I use, and what that process might have to say about the (my!) unconscious.

InForm019 -- Teenagers are big toddlers

This is an episode on finding benevolent explanations for some of the silly things teenagers might do.

InForm018 -- Getting moving again.

Where has InForm:Podcast been?

InForm: 2 of 7 on the Analytic Attitude

This episode continues the series I'm doing on the "analytic attitude". The episode contains a reading of a bit of text penned by Christopher Bollas & a discussion of how saying something out loud to another person can be remarkable scary --yet also helpful-- for the speaker.

InForm: The Good Enough Therapeutic Attitude

This is the first in a series of seven episodes that will get into the various elements that (I think) constitute a "good enough" attitude for therapists to adopt.

InForm: Random Recapitulations

This episode of InForm:Podcast is all-over-the-place. I talk about lots of different stuff... and I don't even know how to describe it.

InForm: Negations (B-Side)

This is just a few things I thought after recording Episode 010.

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