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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. 

The Forensic Arts Therapies Advisory Group presents the 33rd Arts Therapies Forensic Conference on Friday 12th June 2015 at Conway Hall, London.

AGM: call for nominations

Wednesday, 11 March 2015

The IAFP invites nominations for the posts of Secretary and four Council members. Elections will take place at the AGM on 20th March 2015 at the annual conference in Yale, Connecticut, USA.

Perversity in the Consulting Room

Wednesday, 11 March 2015

Hear from three specialists in the field on working with perverse states of mind.

Behind closed bars: Sex in prison

Wednesday, 04 March 2015

A one-day conference on Tuesday 17th March exploring the issues and problems around sex in prison.

Saturday Forensic Forum

Monday, 01 December 2014

The next Saturday Forensic Forum takes place on 13th December 2014, 10.45am-1.15pm. The Pain of Violence is presented by Pam Kleinot.

39th S.H. Foulkes Annual Lecture

Monday, 01 December 2014

The 39th S.H Foulkes Annual Lecture will be held on 8th May 2015. Please see events for further details and who to contact if you are interested in booking a place.

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