Thursday 20 July, 2017

  • Gala dinner on the evening BOOKING

Plenary Session
The sense of colors: history and foundations

Conference in English, translated in French, Spanish and Japanese

Lecturers: Anna Elisa de Villemor-Amaral

Anna Elisa de Villemor-Amaral is Associate Professor of the Graduate Program of Psychology of Universidade São Francisco. Graduated in Psychology at the Catholic University of São Paulo; master and doctor degree at the Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP / EPM), postdoc at the University of Savoy, France. Clinical psychologist with expertise in Psychoanalysis and Psychodiagnostic. Associate Professor of the Graduate Program in Psychology at University of San Francisco and leader of the research group "Psychological Assessment in Mental Health" at CNPq. Conducts research on personality and psychopatholgy with projective methods, especially Rorschach, Pfister and Zulliger. Past president of the Brazilian Association of Rorschach and Projective Methods (2002-2006) and now member of its advisory board.

Lecturer: Latife Yazigi

Latife Yazigi, graduate of Psychology from the Faculty of Philosophy, Arts and Sciences of the University of São Paulo (1964-68), Master of Clinical Psychology from the Institute of Psychology of the University of São Paulo (1969-70), Doctor of Clinical Psychology from the Institute of Psychology of the University São Paulo (1973), Visiting Scholar at the Department of Behavioral Science of the University of Chicago, USA (Postdoctoral Fulbright Commission-CAPES scholarship, 1981-83), intern at the Applied Cognitive Psychophysiology Laboratory of the University of Liège (International France-Brazil Exchange Program CAPES-French Belgian Community 1992), Livre-docente Professor at the Department of Psychiatry of the Federal University of São Paulo (1995), Full Professor at the Department of Psychiatry of the Federal University of São Paulo (1997-2014), retired and Associate Professor at the Department of Psychiatry of the Federal University of São Paulo (2014-). Coordinator of the Specialization Program in Health Psychology of the Federal University of São Paulo (1979-2012), Coordinator of the Multidisciplinary Residency Program in Mental Health of the Federal University of São Paulo (1911-2013). Academic Coordinator of the Lato Sensu Department of the Extension Provostship of the Federal University of São Paulo (2009-2012). Member of the Psychology Committee of the São Paulo State Research Foundation, FAPESP (2006-2013). Ad-hoc reviewer for various research agencies (CNPq, CAPES, FAPESP) and periodicals. Vice-President of the International Rorschach Society in different administrations (1987-1990; 2005-2008; 2008-2011). Founding Member of the Brazilian Rorschach Association (1993), Member of the Advisory Board of the Brazilian Rorschach Association (1999-). Researcher for the Brazilian National Council of Research and Technology (1984-). Areas of specialization: Fundamentals and Measures of Psychology, Psychological Prevention and Treatment, with an emphasis on the Rorschach Method, psychopathology, psychoanalysis, and personality.

Discussant: Emiliano Muzio

Emiliano Muzio, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist and licensed psychotherapist working in Helsinki, Finland. His private practice includes individual psychotherapy for adolescents and adults, psychological and neuropsychological assessment, therapeutic assessment, cognitive remediation therapy, teaching and consulting/supervision. Dr. Muzio has been serving as President of The Finnish Rorschach Association since 2015.