Join us in a day of exploration with the Psychotherapy Section at which we seek to deepen our understanding of the complexity of the therapeutic relationship and the unconscious barriers that exclude outsider and marginalised groups.
Psychotherapy Section members are welcome as well as anybody else within BPS who is interested from all sections also members from other psychotherapy bodies such as the BACP,UKCP and ACP.
The Conference is about helping excluded groups within psychotherapy treatment.
Dr Farhad Dalal - Psychotherapist and Group Analyst
Author of most recent book: CBT – The Cognitive Behavioural Tsunami: Managerialism, Politics and the Corruptions of Science. Farhad will present a paper called ‘The Bureaucratisation of the Romanticised Other’.
Ms Isabel Clarke, Consultant Clinical Psychologist
Will present her trans diagnostic, trauma informed formulation based approach: Comprehend, Cope and Connect; engaging the individual from where they are – across diagnostic boundaries and cultures.
Dick Blackwell – Consultant in Group and Family Therapy.
Liberation Psychology, the Social Unconscious and the Politics of Inclusion/Exclusion.
Dr Phil Cox (Psych.D, C.Psychol)
Othering the therapist: Professional complaint hearings
Phil is a passionate advocate for social activism and supporting marginalised individuals and groups, which includes therapists and trainee’s who experience difficulties during professional complaint procedures.
Professor Dr Zenobia Nadirshaw, MBE
Paper - Triple and Double Jeopardy in Psychotherapy
Zenobia is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist and has contributed immensely in the teaching and practice of psychology with the added emphasis of incorporating the ethos and philosophy of positively valuing difference and diversity.
Learning outcomes and objectives
- Which groups are Excluded from Treatment
- How do we help and support excluded groups
- How do we recognise systems that are exclusive
- How can we become more inclusive
30 Tabernacle Street
Friday 18th October 2019
Please note, all speakers, timings and content are subject to change.
|Student/Diverse groups (limited availability)||£20.00 (£16.67+VAT)|
|Psychotherapy Section Members - Early Bird rate||£45.00 (£37.50+VAT)|
|Psychotherapy Section Members||£60.00 (£50.00+VAT)|
|BPS Member - Early Bird rate||£55.00 (£45.83+VAT)|
|BPS Member||£65.00 (£54.17+VAT|
|Organisation Rate||£90.00 (£75.00+VAT)|
|Non-Member of the BPS||£90.00 (£75.00+VAT)|
Please note: early bird rates are available for Psychotherapy Section Members until 09.00 1st October 2019.