We held a conference to mark the launch of the book at the Freud Museum in June, 2015.
You can listen to the audio of the preview evening here The Many Faces of ‘Critical Psychotherapy’ featuring Professors Del Loewenthal, Michael Rustin and Andrew Samuels.
The audio of the conference is available in four parts.
Do we need a Critical Psychotherapy? with Professor Del Loewenthal.
Toward critical psychotherapy and counselling: what can we learn from critical psychology (and political economy)? With Professor Ian Parker.
The Medical Model: What is it, where did it come from and how long has it got? with Dr Hugh Middelton
and a response from Dr David Morgan.
When Love is Not All We Want: Queers, Singles and the Therapeutic Cult of Relationality with Dr Adrian Cocking
Critical theory and psychotherapy with Dr Anastasios Gaitanidis
and a response from Dr Julie Walsh
Personal versus medical meanings in breakdown, treatment and recovery from ‘schizophrenia’ with Tom Cotton and Professor Del Loewenthal
Systemic means to subversive ends: maintaining the therapeutic space as a unique encounter with Dr Jay Watts
We welcome your feedback on the conference, whether you attended or have listened to the audios.
We are running a Dialectics of Critical Psychotherapy conference in 2015/16.