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Lucy Biven

Lucy Biven trained at the Anna Freud Centre in London, and has served as Head of the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy at the Leicestershire National Health Service in England. She is currently a reader for the Journal of Neuropsychoanalysis. Lucy also co-authored with Jaak Panksepp, The Archaeology of Mind: Neuroevolutionary Origins of Human Emotion (Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology) - published in 2012 Linda Chapman


Past and present Confer events
Neurobiology and its Applications to Psychotherapy II
Online module

Neurobiology and its Applications to Psychotherapy
Online module

Treating anxiety from neuropsychoanalysis to CBT: distinct perspectives and treatment approaches
Monday 12, 19 May and 2 June 2014







Book of the Month
Grief Works by Julia Samuel

Death affects us all. Yet it is still the last taboo in our society, and grief is still profoundly misunderstood...

In Grief Works we hear stories from those who have experienced great love and great loss - and survived. Stories that explain how grief unmasks our greatest fears, strips away our layers of protection and reveals our innermost selves...
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Helen Fisher: The brain in love

Why do we crave love so much, even to the point that we would die for it? To learn more about our very real, very physical need for romantic love, Helen Fisher and her research team took MRIs of people in love and people who had just been dumped... view...

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The Latest Neuroimaging Findings in Borderline Personality Disorder

Altered function in neurotransmitter systems including the serotonin, glutamate, and GABA systems was observed in patients with BPD... read more...