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Please Note: Due to Covid 19 we moved many of our courses and events online, we are re-examining a hybrid model for future events. Please check the details of events and courses advertised.

Celebrating: Support is Key

14:00 - 16:30 London

This workshop celebrates the initiative and success of ‘support is key’ scheme during the Covid pandemic. It will also focus...

Trapped in the Burrow: Retreat, Trauma and Psychic Repair

20:00 - 21:30

This is the first of a new series of regular BPF Scientific Meetings to be held every second Thursday evening of every second...

Understanding internalised homophobia and shame in work with gay men

11:00 - 12:30

This talk considers the shame-inducing impact of homophobia and heteronormativity on the development of a boy who grows up...

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Minds Eye v7 (1).pdf (


The bpf were extremely lucky to be granted the opportunity to collect books from the recently deceased Professor Laura Marcus. Our librarians Polly Mortimer and Andrew Russell went to Oxford to...


Have a look at our latest version of Mind's Eye, volume 7. A digest of all things interesting and relevant to psychotherapy.



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