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Please see here for the preliminary programme for the IAFP’s 25th Anniversary Conference.

Further information on this year’s 25th Anniversary Conference has now been released.

Registration is now open for the IAFP’s 25th Anniversary Conference, 7-10 April 2016, University of Ghent, Belgium.

Call for abstracts – 25th Anniversary Conference, 7-10 April 2015, University of Gent, Belgium. Deadline 14th February 2016

This new one-day seminar organised by Confer and in association with the IAFP, is on psychodynamic perspectives on working with personality disorders.

The June 2015 issue of the International Journal of Applied Psychoanalytic Studies is dedicated to forensic psychotherapy and populated by articles by IAFP members.

7-10th April 2016

University of Ghent, Belgium

In association with Confer, the IAFP's conference on the psychodynamic treatment of the forensic patient takes place on Saturday 17th October 2015.

AFP one-day seminar

IAFP Christmas seminar: 'The mother in mind'

Letter from Estela Welldon to Free Associations journal:

I was thrilled to read in your last issue 16 Autumn 2014 Otto Kernberg’s important article on Innovation in psychoanalytic education. He was one of my mentors when I did my post-graduate medical studies at the Menninger Clinic in 1962 and he provided me with much understanding about myself and my own specific field of work in Forensic Psychotherapy.

Mental Health Awareness Week

Friday, 08 May 2015

11-17th May: Supporting the Mental Health Foundation to raise awareness of mental health and wellbeing issues.

Sexual offending and heritability

Friday, 10 April 2015

Dr Bradley Hillier, Consultant Psychiatrist and Treasurer of the IAFP and Professor Seena Fazel, Professor of Forensic Psychiatry at the University of Oxford discuss the findings of Professor Fazel’s report on the Today Programme on BBC Radio 4 on Thursday 9th April 2015. A recording of the interview can be found here.

The editors of a new two-volume publication are looking for proposals for papers from scholars and practitioners working in the field of violence prevention and peace promotion.

Saturday Forensic Forum

Saturday, 04 April 2015

The next Saturday Forensic Forum takes place on 18th April 2015, 10.45am-12.30pm. Psychotherapy & Psychosis is presented by Dr Paola Franciosi. 

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