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Julia Samuel

Julia Samuel is a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist and BACP Accredited Psychotherapist who has worked at St Mary's Hospital Paddington as Psychotherapist for Paediatrics for the last 23 years supporting staff and families when a child is dying or has died. She is Founder Patron and Trustee of Child Bereavement UK which supports families when a child is bereaved or when a child dies, in this role she is involved in many aspects of its work, strategy, teaching and fundrasising. She is an Honorary Fellow of Imperial College teaching the medicals students and all medical staff. She is a Vice President of BACP. Julia has a private practice. Julia Samuel

Past and present Confer events
The Landscapes of Grief
Saturday 15 July 2017

Transforming Losses
Monday evenings 5 October - 7 December 2015

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...