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Graham Music

Graham Music is Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist at the Tavistock Clinic and an adult psychotherapist in private practice. Formerly Associate Clinical Director, he has also worked in the Tavistock Fostering, Adoption and Kinship Care Team for over ten years, managed a range of services concerned with the aftermath of child maltreatment and neglect and organised community based therapy services, particularly in schools. He organises trainings for therapists in CAMHS, leads on teaching on attachment, the brain and child development, and teaches and supervises on the Tavistock Child Psychotherapy Training and other psychotherapy trainings in Britain and abroad. Publications include Nurturing Natures, Attachment and Children's Emotional, Sociocultural and Brain Development (2010) and Affect and Emotion, and he has a particular interest in exploring the interface between developmental findings and clinical work.


Past and present Confer events
Attachment Theory in Practice
Monday evenings from 22 January to 28 April 2013

The Emotional Development of the Infant and its Implications for Psychotherapy
Thursdays 13 January 2011 to 24 November 201






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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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...