Journal of The International Association of Transdisciplinary Psychology

Volume 4, Issue 1

December, 2015


Master Scagliolist James Gloria on MATERIALS

James Gloria is the Director of Totts Gap Arts Institute and is an internationally recognized master of scagliola.


CK Olivieri Blackmore is an integral, depth-oriented licensed psychotherapist in private practice. CK approaches life with warmth, humor, and compassion. Specializing in relationship dynamics, mood disorders and developmental life transitions, CK is particularly adept in issues pertaining to the queer community and their loved ones.


Lim Lee Ching is a lecturer at the SIM University, Singapore, where he works on interdisciplinary pedagogy. His research involves literary aesthetics, the Canon, non-ideological cultural theories, as well as war, violence and peace studies.

Vincenzo Di Nicola, M.Phil., M.D., Ph.D., F.R.C.P.C, F.A.P.A., is a psychologist, psychiatrist and philosopher. Di Nicola is a tenured Full Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Montreal where he is Chief of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and founder of a seminar and course on Psychiatry and the Humanities.

Jeremy Fernando is the Jean Baudrillard Fellow at The European Graduate School. He works in the intersections of literature, philosophy, and the media; and is the author of Reflections on (T)error, The Suicide Bomber; and her gift of death, Reading Blindly, and Writing Death. Exploring other media has led him to film, music, and art; and his work has been exhibited in Seoul, Vienna, Hong Kong, and Singapore. He is the general editor of both Delere Press, and the thematic magazine One Imperative; and a Fellow of Tembusu College at The National University of Singapore.Nicole Ong is a graduate student at the English Department of the School of Humanities & Social Sciences at the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. She is currently working on a project exploring reading, ethics, and literature.


Jeremy Hecht, Ph.D., is a currently a psychoanalytic Doctoral Candidate at the New Center for Psychoanalysis in Los Angeles, California. Dr. Hecht holds a Ph.D. in English and American Literature from Brandeis University.

Shawn Scott, in as far as he is a poet, writes, without being a writer.  He was born and raised in Trenton, NJ and educated at The New School in New York.  His interests range from unpacking ‘the future’ as a dominant temporal mode, to investigating the role of doubt in the logos over time and cognitive dissonance in its various forms. 


Andrew Spano is Academic Director of the Master of Science in Professional Writing program and Clinical Assistant Professor of Professional Writing in the School of Professional Studies at New York University. He is also Senior Lecturer in English at Northeastern University, and the Ferdinand de Saussure Fellow at the European Graduate School, Saas-Fee, Switzerland, where he received his Ph.D. in Media Philosophy in 2011.