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Confer
Online continuing education for psychologists
Confer Speakers

Dr Bernard Barnett

Dr Bernard Barnett is a training analyst with the Institute Of Psychoanalysis. He has a special interest In Donald Winnicott's work and is Director Emeritus of the Squiggle Foundation. After a long career in adult and child analysis which included a deep immersion in analytic training and administration, he is now semi-retired and has more time to return to a first love - reading and teaching literature and integrating literary texts and psychoanalytic ideas.

The link between analysis and literature and a long term interest in superego theory resulted in a publication of a book in 2007 entitled 'You Ought To! : A Psychoanalytic Study of the Superego and Conscience', London, Karnac.


Past and present Confer events
The Art of Psychotherapeutic Intervention
9 seminars from Monday April 16 2012






Book of the Month
Tea with Winnicott
Author: Professor Brett Kahr

Donald Winnicott is currently the most popular author in contemporary psychoanalysis. His writings are cited in bibliographies even more frequently than those by Sigmund Freud. And yet how many mental health professionals have actually managed to read and digest the nearly twenty published volumes of Winnicott’s books, chapters, essays, reviews, and letters?... read more...
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Professor Peter Fonagy

Professor Peter Fonagy considers the research to show what treatments are most effective when working with children and adolescents suffering from anxiety, ADHD, depression, relationship and conduct problems... view...

Did you know?
The Latest Neuroimaging Findings in Borderline Personality Disorder

Altered function in neurotransmitter systems including the serotonin, glutamate, and GABA systems was observed in patients with BPD... read more...