jung brevity forum: sourdough and therapy: synthesis at work

Jan
24
20:30 - 22:00 London

Members' event. Henrietta Rose will be exploring synthesis in therapy through the metaphor of sourdough.

working with addicted patients: theoretical and clinical issues

Feb
04
20:00 - 21:30 London

Members' event. This workshop proposes a psychoanalytic model to understand addictions, which has implications for how we treat our patients.

minding the gaps: culture, race and language in the consulting room

Feb
16
11:00 - 12:30 Oxford

Kannan Navaratnem will examine the ‘Gaps in/between the identities of patient and analyst’, ‘Gaps in communication and continuity’ and ‘Gaps created by the immigrant analyst and/or the immigrant patient’.

the psychoanalytic forum: homophobia, heteronormativity and shame

Feb
21
20:30 - 22:00 London

members' only event. Poul Rohleder draws on psychoanalytic theory and psychosocial research to demonstrate the impact of homophobia and heterosexism on the development of boys who grow up with an awareness of a gay identity.

jung forum: finding a wavelength : struggling conceptually and clinically to meet a patient

Feb
28
20:30 - 22:00 London

Members' event. Steven Flower will explore what happens when, while working with an unusually difficult patient, the pre-set clinical and theoretical identity prove inadequate.

using psychoanalytic observation to understand escalation and aggression in the acute psychiatric setting

Mar
01
19:00 - 22:00 London

members' only event. South London event with Ann Scott

bpf open day 2019

Mar
09
10:00 - 16:30 London

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

exploring gender diversity

Mar
16
10:00 - 17:30 London

Our developing understanding of gender development and expression reveals that they are far more complex than we have hitherto tended to assume. This conference is for people working in the therapy profession who are interested in exploring this complexity.

jung forum: can we think and talk about sexuality, fantasy and fetish from a jungian perspective?

Mar
21
20:15 - 22:00 London

Members' event. A talk focusing on Jungian approach to all matters erotic, fantasised, and fetishised - attempting to raise more questions than to provide answers.

audiences with authors: the place of the visual in psychoanalytic practice: image in the countertransference

Mar
30
11:00 - 12:30 London

With Faye Carey. The book explores the place of the visual image in psychoanalysis and psychotherapy, a still relatively unexplored topic in the psychoanalytic literature.

help me love my baby

Mar
30
11:00 - 12:30 Reading

In this talk, Ju Tomaz-Merrills will present the film Help me Love my Baby, a documentary about a mother and baby, filmed at the Anna Freud Centre for Channel 4.

on waves of time, psyche & soma

May
18
09:00 - 13:30 London

a conference featuring two outstanding and richly illustrated presentations from the IV IAAP European Congress of Analytical Psychology, Avignon 2018

one-day workshop on comparative clinical methods

Jun
08
09:30 - 18:00 London

Members' event. Laurence Spurling and Ronald Doctor will offer bpf members the experience of using the Comparative Clinical Method (CCM) approach in their everyday practice.