Dr. Gupta’s Professional Profile

Education

Doctorate in Psychoanalysis (Psy.D)
Certified Analyst
Psychoanalytic Institute of Northern California (PINC)

Master’s of Social Work (MSW)
San Francisco State University
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Board of Behavioral Sciences/State of California

Memberships

  • Psychoanalytic Institute of Northern California
  • International Psychoanalytic Association
  • International Association of Relational Psychoanalysis
  • National Association for Social Work
  • California Society for Clinical Social Work
  • Division 39, American Psychological Association

Scholarly Work

  • International Psychoanalytic Association
    Mexico City, 2011:
    “The Disappearing Analyst: The experience of a paradoxical, no-object in the transference”.
    Boston, 2016:
    “When the Mind Does Not Arrive: The negative of┬átrauma and the encounter with a nonsymbolic object.”*
  • International Association of Relational Psychoanalysis
    San Francisco, 2009:
    “Left Too Long” (experiences of early trauma)
    Toronto, 2015:
    “Thinking About Trauma: The analyst’s encounter with the unthinkable in psychoanalytic theory and in the clinical setting.”**

*Presented at Div. 39, American Psychological Association, Denver, 2016
**Presented at the International Federation for Psychoanalytic Education, Seattle, 2007