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Confer
Online continuing education for psychologists
Confer Speakers

Dr Riccardo Draghi-Lorenz

Dr Riccardo Draghi-Lorenz is a Chartered Counselling Psychologist and a Developmental Psychologist, Director of the Doctorate Course in Counselling and Psychotherapeutic Psychology at the University of Surrey.

He and co-researchers have accumulated a large body of empirical data on the effects of ethnicity on therapy. To this research he brings ideas on the capacity to be aware of self and others, the role played by functional and non-verbal communication, and the importance of socially aware emotions in both early infancy and the therapeutic relationship.


Past and present Confer events
Cultural Narratives and Psychological Therapies
Friday 4 & Saturday 5 April 2008






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...