our theories through a contemporary lens

Sep
12
20:30 - 22:00 London

members' only event. In this seminar, Professor Stephen Frosh will consider the interaction between analytic thinking and the wider socio-political environment. The aim is to bring a critical perspective and build confidence in evaluating our theories.

'meet up' evening - introducing psychotherapy today

Sep
13
18:00 - 19:15 London

Come and find out more about our flagship introductory course Psychotherapy Today

infant observation today 2019

Sep
14
09:30 - 16:00 London

A one-day conference exploring the fascinating world of Infant Observation with speakers, a fishbowl demonstration and small group discussions.

being white, being jungian: implications of jung’s encounter with the ‘non-european’ other

Sep
26
20:30 - 22:00

An online Jung Forum event for all bpf members with Jane Johnson.

anticipating suicide

Sep
28
11:00 - 12:30 Oxford

Wessex event. Donald Campbell will discuss a pre-suicide state of mind and how it is experienced in the counter-transference

bjaa skin series 4: traumata & speaking between skins

Sep
29
10:00 - 12:45 London

members' event. Our fourth & final workshop looking at the skin & our psyche.

psychoanalytic perspectives on the shadow of the parent

Oct
26
10:00 - 13:00 London

In this event, Coline Covington and Christopher Wintle, two dynamic speakers, will present and expand upon their chapters from the book ‘Psychoanalytic Perspectives on the Shadow of the Parent’.

boarding school syndrome: the psychological trauma of ‘privileged’ children

Oct
26
11:00 - 13:00 Oxford

In this Wessex event, Prof. Joy Schaverien will discuss a cluster of symptoms and behaviours, which she classified as ‘Boarding School Syndrome’.

open evening with psychoanalytic psychotherapy association

Nov
14
19:00 - 21:00 London

An open event for anyone interested in in-depth psychoanalytic training for contemporary clinical practice.

bpf annual lecture: R.D. Hinshelwood 'new experiences in psychoanalytic treatment’

Nov
23
11:00 - 12:30 London

Lecture in memory of Lionel Monteith. Bob Hinshelwood will be discussing what sort of new experience we can have when we enter a psychoanalytic treatment.

bpf open day 2020

Mar
14
10:00 - 16:30 London

An open event for anyone thinking about training as a psychotherapist including talks, presentations and exhibitions.