Date: Saturday, November 11th 2017
Time: 9:30am - 4:30pm
Trainer: Professor Brett Kahr, Senior Fellow at Tavistock Relationships, and Senior Clinical Research Fellow in Psychotherapy and Mental Health at the Centre for Child Mental Health
Fees: £130 (£120 if booked and paid for by 30 September 2017)
Venue: Tavistock Relationships, 70 Warren Street, London W1T 5PB
Course code: CF02
Led by Professor Brett Kahr, this conference will explore how an examination of Winnicott's personal life and theories can help inform our therapeutic work with couples.
Professor Kahr’s paper "The First Mrs. Winnicott ... and the Second Mrs. Winnicott: A Tale of Two Marriages Based on Unpublished Biographical Material". Will present completely new research on Winnicott's own marriages. His findings will shed light on marital choice, marital health and marital illness.
Other speakers will explore couple relationships through the lens of Winnicott’s theories about play, hate and being ‘good enough.’
Dr. Donald Woods Winnicott was an, English paediatrician, child psychiatrist, and psychoanalyst. Professor Kahr’s recent book Tea with Winnicott was chosen as one of the "Books of the Year" in The Guardian newspaper for 2016. His biography, D.W. Winnicott: A Biographical Portrait, received the Gradiva Award for Biography in 1997. He has edited two further books on the work of Winnicott: Forensic Psychotherapy and Psychopathology: Winnicottian Perspectives; and The Legacy of Winnicott: Essays on Infant and Child Mental Health.
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