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Confer Speakers

Henry J. Whitfield MSc (CBT/REBT) MBACP

Henry Whitfield's research interests include the theoretical and practical integration of mindfulness with cognitive behavioural theories, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy processes and in case-formulated applications of mindfulness. After 4 years as a trauma specialist for Victim Support Lambeth, Henry is now conducting empirical research for City and Hackney MIND, investigating the process of values within different approaches to trauma counselling.


Past and present Confer events
Trauma Skills School - Edinburgh
Monday 5 - Friday 9 July 2010

Spiritual Narratives in Psychological Therapies III
Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 October 2010

Trauma Skills Summer School
Monday 5 - Friday 9 July 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...
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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...