Dr Françoise Davoine

Dr Françoise Davoine

Dr Françoise Davoine has worked as a psychoanalyst at a French psychiatric hospital for over thirty years. She also works in private practice as a supervisor and training analyst. She is retired professor at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Science Sociales in Paris. She has an advanced degree in classics (French, Latin and Greek literature) and a doctorate in sociology.

With her late husband Jean-Max Gaudilliere, Françoise Davoine was a member of the Ecole Freudienne de Paris until the death of Jacques Lacan (1981). She is a member of the International Symposium for the Psychotherapy of Schizophrenia (US branch) created by Gaetano Benedetti.


Online Modules

Talks On Demand

Past and Current Confer Events


Ghostly Hauntings
Friday 7 December 2018

War in the Consulting Room
Saturday 10 December 2016

How do we Work with the Pre-Symbolic?
Saturday 7 May 2016

Psychotherapeutic Insights into Resolving Intergenerational Trauma
31 May and 1 June 2014

Countertransferences, Intersubjective Fields and Enactments
5 June, 26 June, 25 September & 6 November 2010

Intergenerational Trauma Conference
Thursday 10 – Sunday 13 September 2009