Free Rafah Nached!


Psychoanalysts around the world will mobilize in her defense. If you would also like to to support Rafah, please send an email to:

Calendar Update


Click here to view updated Calendar of Events & ICLO- NLS Programme 2011/12

Treating Mental Health Today: Critical Perspectives from Psychoanalysis


Co-hosted by the Association for Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy in Ireland (APPI), the Irish Circle of the Lacanian Orientation (ICLO-NLS), Shine, Independent College, Dublin, DCU School of Nursing September 17th 2011 Venue: DCU Read the Report by Rik Loose on this event HERE  

Lacanian Psychoanalysis in Ireland: Cartel Work


For Psychoanalysis of the Lacanian Orientation Cartel work is a vital device to study psychoanalysis, and to question and engage with its fundamentals texts and its crucial problems. If you are interested in forming or joining a Cartel in Ireland, please contact Rik Loose, Responsible for Cartels: Phone: 0879114754     –  E-mail:

ICLO-NLS Teaching Seminar


2nd Meeting on “Working with Addictions” – Thursday 26th May 2011 – 7.30 pm Conducted by: Rik Loose – Gerard Power – Noel Power Click to learn more about the ICLO-NLS 2010/2011 Teaching Seminar (dates) & to download Full Programme

ICLO-NLS Seminar for Members

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Reading the Ecrits Clinically : “Position of the Unconscious” Conducted by Florencia F.C. Shanahan Reading: Jacques Lacan, “Position of the Unconscious”, in Ecrits. The First Complete Edition in English, Trans. B.Fink, WW Norton, London, p. 703 Thursday 12 th May – 7.30pm – SVHF – Dublin 3 Open to ICLO-NLS members only

Testimony of the Pass by Anne Lysy


For the first time in Ireland an AS (Analyst of the School) in function will present a testimony of her personal analysis after undergoing the Pass, the procedure invented by Jacques Lacan to account for the experience of the end of analysis and the production of a psychoanalyst. Anne Lysy is an analyst in Belgium, a member of the School …