Dr. Knafo is a popular lecturer both nationally and abroad. She speaks at large conferences as well as intimate settings on a variety of topics, ranging from unconscious fantasies, women’s art, creative transformations of trauma, the treatment of psychosis, technology and perversion, and more.

Upcoming Talks

  • May 18, 2018. Guys and Dolls: Relational Life in the High Tech Era. Freud Museum (Anna Freud Centre). London, UK.
  • June 9, 2018. Guys and Dolls: A Pygmalian Fantasy. Rapaport-Klein Study Group. Stockbridge, MA.
  • July 4, 2018. Digital Desire and the New Imposter: Catfishing. Israel Forum of Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy.
  • August 26, 2018. The Art and Life of Frida Kahlo. Southampton Arts Center.
  • October 26-27, 2018. The Mind of the Artist. NY Psychoanalytic Institute.
  • November 2, 2018. The Creative Process. NIP, NYC.
  • December 4, 2018. The Challenge of Being Human: The Impact of AI on Desire. Association for Psychoanalytic Medicine, Columbia University. 
  • December 16-17, 2018. Alone in a Crowded Room: When Psychosis Masks Loneliness. ISPS-Israel. Tel-Aviv, Israel.
  • February 6, 2019. Desire, Sex, and Partnership in the Technological Era. LGBT Study Group at William Alanson White Institute, New York.
  • April 27, 2019. Erotic Transference in the Digital Age. American Association for Psychoanalysis in Clinical Social Work, Minneapolis, MN.
  • July 24-27, 2019. Out of the Dollhouse: Barbie Comes to Life. International Psychoanalytic Association, London.
  • November 2, 2019. Massachusetts Institute for Psychoanalysis. Boston, MA.

Psychosis: Key Psychoanalytic Concepts

Psychotherapy with Psychosis – interview with Igor Pietkiewicz

Excerpt from the film “Take These Broken Wings”