Inscription in the Symposium will permit those that desire to not only participate in all of the planned activities but also to present a paper related to one of the Symposium’s central themes. Each presenter can submit up to three papers.
This includes the presentation of original academic studies orally or by way of a poster (digital presentation in PowerPoint)
Communication of experiences
This format includes the communication of experiences of practices and/or pastoral applications that demonstrate a fruitful collaboration between psychology and Ignatian spirituality. These presentations will be organized in panels of experiences.
The Interior Movements (“mociones”) of Identification with Christ in his Kenosis
|Is there an Ignatian way to do and to think about psychology, to understand and to interpret the human person?||Motion and the following of Christ in poverty and humility. What does the petition for reproaches and contempt imply or involve?|
The Interior Movement (“moción”) in Ignatius of Loyola Loyola
Psychological Difficulties for “perceiving and knowing” the different Interior Movements
|A textual and historical study of the term in its context and the reality to which it refers||Psychopathology and the occulting of one’s emotions. To feel without knowing; to be unable to feel nor to know one’s feelings, confusion…Pathologies that emerge in the Exercises.|
Psychological Foundations of Interior Movements (“mociones”)
Lifelong Learning for “perceiving and knowing” the different Interior Movements (“mociones”)
|Areas of overlap and differences: motions and emotions, motions and thoughts, motions and behavior…||The vital rhythm of motions. Growth, maturation in the feeling and knowing of one’s various motions throughout one’s life. God’s language and the passing of time.|
The Interior Movements (“mociones”) from a Female Perspective
Contemporary Emotionalism and Emotivism: Is it a Threat or an Opportunity for our Spirituality?
|The peculiarity and the originality of the female experience in feeling and knowing various motions||A comparison of the contemporary self with that of the self during Ignatius’ time. The contemporary subject and the way of feeling and knowing motions in the 21st century. The role and the value of the digital world in the spiritual life.|
Interior Movements, Freedom, Discernment and Decision
Ignatian Contributions for Psychology, Counselling and Psychotherapy
|The role and the value of motions in the decision-making process||Is there an Ignatian psychological therapy? The Ignatian way of proceeding in accompaniment.|
The Interior Movements (“mociones”) of Reconciliation: Guilt, Shame and Forgiveness
|The motions that are central to the 1st week of the Exercises and their psychological analysispsicológico|
Important dates and more information
January, 31st 2019
Submission of abstracts by the authors
February 28th, 2019
Communication by the Scientific Committee regarding the acceptance of a proposal
May, 15th 2019
Submission of the final version of the paper/presentation by authors
For more information regarding the submission instructions, criteria for acceptiong proposals and papers and the publication of the proposals you can download the document with the guidelines. For any other question regarding the participation and the possible submission of papers, authors can communicate with the General Secretary of the Symposium.