Report of the keynote address by Stijn Vanheule at the APPI Study Day on The Psychoses – The Seminar of Lacques Lacan, Book III 1955-1956.
Dublin, 25 April 2015.
Stijn Vanheule, Ph.D., is a Clinical Psychologist, Associate Professor in the Department of Psychoanalysis and Clinical Consulting at Ghent University (Belgium), and a Psychoanalyst in private practice (member of the New Lacanian School for Psychoanalysis). He is the author of the monograph ‘The Subject of Psychosis – a Lacanian Perspective’, (Palgrave Macmillan, 2011) and of ‘Diagnosis and the DSM, a Critical Review’, (Palgrave Pivot March 2014). He has written numerous articles on Lacanian and Freudian psychoanalysis, psychoanalytic research on psychopathology, and clinical psychodiagnostics.