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Dr Margot Sunderland

Dr Margot Sunderland is Director of Education and Training at The Centre for Child Mental Health London, Honorary Visiting Fellow at London Metropolitan University and an Integrative Child Psychotherapist, Supervisor and Trainer.

She has written many books on child mental health, which collectively have been published in twenty countries. Her internationally acclaimed book, The Science of Parenting, endorsed by Professor Jaak Panksepp, won First Prize in the British Medical Association Medical Book Awards 2007, Popular Medicine category.

Past and present Confer events
The Neuroscience and Treatment of Childhood Trauma
Saturday 28 January 2012 - London

The Neuroscience and Treatment of Childhood Trauma
Saturday 5 November 2011
The Neuroscience of Childhood Trauma and its Treatment
Saturday 16 May 2009
Psychological Trauma and the Child
Thursday 18, Friday 19 and Saturday 20 September 2008

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...