Statement by the UKPMHN Steering Group: IARPP’s proposed Tel Aviv conference

Dear Friends, This Statement outlines our position on the decision to hold the 2019 IARPP Conference in Tel Aviv. To sign the petition protesting this decision, go to: https://tinyurl.com/y8l2k938Statement by the UKPMHN Steering Group In December 2017 the International Association of Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy (IARPP) announced that it would locate its 2019 conference in … Continue reading Statement by the UKPMHN Steering Group: IARPP’s proposed Tel Aviv conference

A Reply to IARPP (with version en francais; scroll below for full text of letter from IARPP)

(See French translations below) Dear Dr. Kuchuck: I appreciated your personal email to me replying to our letter of December 27, 2017 which protests the decision to hold the 2019 IARPP conference in Israel, and concur with your email’s stated principles—namely, “the inclusion, protection, and free expression of a diverse set of views.” It was … Continue reading A Reply to IARPP (with version en francais; scroll below for full text of letter from IARPP)

To IARPP: Don’t hold conference in Israel (with versions in Arabic, francais, espanol)

(See below for Arabic, French, and Spanish translations) December 27, 2017 To the Members of the Board of Directors of the International Association for Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy: We are writing to express our opposition to the recent decision by the Board of the IARPP to hold its 2019 international meeting in Israel, a decision … Continue reading To IARPP: Don’t hold conference in Israel (with versions in Arabic, francais, espanol)

Mental Health Professionals in a devastated society: Gazan and British clinicians in conversation

On the afternoon of Saturday 11th November there will be an opportunity to participate in a two-hour Skype link-up between mental health workers in Gaza and London. Details can be found below including information on how to request a place.  Please share this letter with work teams, colleagues, professional networks and others with an interest in mental … Continue reading Mental Health Professionals in a devastated society: Gazan and British clinicians in conversation

‘Political Minds’, a march, and other events for your diary

Sunday 29th October, Hanley, Staffordshire "Broken Promises: keeping hope alive" Day Conference on anniversary of Balfour Declaration organised by Sumud Palestine with Bernard Regan, Haim Bresheeth and Brian Brown. Further details: Click here Sumud Palestine supports mental health infrastructure development in the West Bank http://www.sumudpalestine.org.uk     Saturday 18th November, London 6pm Political Minds: a Freud … Continue reading ‘Political Minds’, a march, and other events for your diary