TEL: 01728 689090
Confer
Confer Speakers

Professor Andrew Samuels

Andrew Samuels is Professor of Analytical Psychology at Essex and holds visiting chairs at New York, Roehampton, Macau and Goldsmiths, University of London. He works internationally as a political consultant. He is a Training Analyst of the Society of Analytical Psychology, in practice in London. He was the founder (with Judy Ryde) of Psychotherapists and Counsellors for Social Responsibility and the founder consultant editor of Psychotherapy and Politics International. Former Chair, UK Council for Psychotherapy. His books on politics have been translated into 21 languages and include The Political Psyche (1993), Politics on the Couch (2001), Persons, Passions, Psychotherapy, Politics (2014), and A New Therapy for Politics? (2015). Numerous short videos on political and other themes are on www.andrewsamuels.com Professor Andrew Samuels


Website
Professor Andrew Samuels
www.andrewsamuels.com


Past and present Confer events
Advances in Relational Psychotherapy
Online module

My Most Remarkable Session
Saturday 14 January 2017

War in the Consulting Room
Saturday 10 December 2016

Transforming Losses
Monday evenings 5 October - 7 December 2015

The Artist in Therapy
Saturday 20 June 2015

The Impossible Profession?
Monday 17 March 2014

The Gift of the Wounded Healer
Saturday 28 September 2013

Relational Turns in Psychotherapy: Creativity and Conformity, Sexuality and the Father
Saturday 1 December 2012

The Psychotherapeutic Challenge Of Understanding And Working With Intimacy - A Multi-Disciplinary Conference
19 & 20 June 2009

Contemporary Views on Working with Transference
5 June, 26 June, 25 September & 6 November 2010






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...
More >>
Watch this
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...

Did you know?
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...