Vittorio Lingiardi

Scientific program committee

Full Professor, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy.
Director of the Clinical Psychology Specialization Program at the Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome.
1985: Medical Degree (M.D.), Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milan, Italy.
1989: Specialization in Psychiatry, University of Milan, Italy.
1995: Master’s degree in Educational Theory and Health Sciences, Bobigny, University of Paris, France.
1987: CNR (National Research Council) grant: Assessment and treatment for personality disorder (Menninger Clinic, Topeka, KS, USA; Chestnut Lodge Clinic, Rockville, MD, USA).
1995: Clincal Psychiatry Specialization Program (University of Milan, Italy) grant: Defense Mechanisms assessment with the Defense Mechanism Rating Scales (J.C. Perry, McGill University, Montreal, Canada).
1995: Certification and License as Psychoanalyst, Italian Center for Analytical Psychology (CIPA) affiliated to the International Association for Analytical Psychology (IAAP).
2000: Member of the International Association for Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy (IARPP).

Editorial Board of Sapienza University Press, Rome, Italy.
Editorial Board of Research in Psychotherapy: Psychopathology, Process and Outcome (SPR-it); Journal of Gay and Lesbian Mental Health (Haworth Press, NY, USA); Infanzia & Adolescenza; Bollettino di Psicologia Applicata (Bulletin of Applied Psychology)
2004-2010: Steering Committee of the Italian Association of Psychology (AIP), section of Dynamic and Clinical Psychology, Italy
2010-2012: Steering Committee of the Society for Psychotherapy Research (SPR-it), Italy.
Steering Committee of the University Professors and Researchers in Psychodynamic Psychology, Italy.
Steering Committee of the Sapienza Research, University of Rome, Italy, 2013-2014.
Steering Committee to the Suitability Assessment of the Psychotherapy Training Programs, Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR), Italy, 2013-2016.
Chief Director of the series “Psychiatry, Psychotherapy, Neuroscience” at “Raffaello Cortina” publisher, Milan, Italy.
Editorial consultant at “Il Saggiatore” publisher, Milan, Italy.
Collaborator of the cultural inserts Domenica Sole 24 ore and Venerdì di Repubblica, Italy.
Editorial consultant at “Il Saggiatore” publisher, Milan, Italy.

Assessment of personality disorders.
Psychotherapy research.
Therapeutic alliance, transference and countertransference.
Defense mechanisms.
Gender identity and sexual orientation.

Full Professor of “Clinical assessment and diagnosis”, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome and “Clinical and diagnostic assessment of personality”, Clinical Psychology Specialization Program, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome.

• Lingiardi, V. (2013) “Trying to be useful: Three different interventions for one therapeutic stance”, Psychotherapy, Vol. 50, Issue 3, pp. 413-418;
• Colli A., Tanzilli A., Dimaggio G. & Lingiardi V. (2013). “Patient personality and therapist response: An empirical investigation”, The American Journal of Psychiatry (in press);
• Gazzillo F., Waldron S., Genova F., Angeloni F., Ristucci C. & Lingiardi V. (2013) “An empirical investigation of analytic process: Contrasting a good and poor outcome case”, Psychotherapy (in press);
• Gazzillo F., Lingiardi V., Peloso A., Giordani S., Vesco S., Zanna V., Filippucci L. & Vicari S. (2013) “Personality subtypes in adolescents with eating disorders”, Comprehensive Psychiatry, Vol. 54, Issue 6, pp. 702-712;
• Lingiardi V., Baiocco, R. & Nardelli N. (2012) “Measure of internalized sexual stigma for lesbians and gay men: A new scale”, Journal of Homosexuality, Vol. 59, Issue 8, pp. 1191-1210.