Wimbledon Guild interview with Brett Kahr

Posted by on Oct 19, 2021 in Blog

We talk to Professor Kahr about his new book and his keynote presentation at Wimbledon Guild Counselling Training’s 2022 Conference: Reflections on the Pandemic, Covid-19 and Trauma https://www.wimbledonguild.co.uk/article/116/an-interview-with-professor-kahr Professor Brett Kahr has worked in the mental health profession for more than 40 years. He is Senior Fellow at the Tavistock Institute of Medical Psychology in […]


Posted by on Oct 19, 2021 in News and Events

We are very pleased to announce that the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy has awarded Professor Brett Kahr an Honorary Fellowship in recognition of his lifetime contributions to the mental health profession. Kahr has contributed to the organisation since its founding in 1993 and has, over the years, served as its Special Media Adviser, as […]

Professor Brett Kahr

Posted by on Oct 13, 2021 in Publications

NEW BOOK BY PROFESSOR BRETT KAHR. FREUD’S PANDEMICS: SURVIVING GLOBAL WAR, SPANISH FLU,  AND THE NAZIS. In this compelling book, the first in the new “Freud Museum London Series”, Professor Brett Kahr describes how Sigmund Freud endured innumerable emotional pandemics during his eighty-three years of life, ranging from unsubstantiated accusations by medical colleagues to anti-Semitic […]

Susie Orbach at the Wellcome Collection

Susie Orbach at the Wellcome Collection

Posted by on Oct 13, 2021 in Blog

Psychotherapist Susie Orbach and broadcaster Jeff Brazier discuss the power and limitations of resolve in managing grief and mental health.  to listen to the podcast, visit: https://wellcomecollection.org/articles/YT-D8hAAACUAOlM5

Susie Orbach

Posted by on Sep 14, 2021 in Blog, Publications

Five Book recommendations on Shepherd.com by Susie Orbach Contemporary Memoirs by Women Discover The Best Books Follow Our Story The best contemporary memoirs by women By Susie Orbach Website Twitter Who am I? Memoirs have crept up on me as favorites. I could list many more. Please let me! As a psychoanalyst, I listen to […]

Book Review by Susie Orbach

Posted by on Aug 14, 2021 in Blog

https://www.theguardian.com/books/2021/aug/11/something-out-of-place-by-eimear-mcbride-review-a-satisfying-feminist-polemic?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other Something Out of Place by Eimear McBride review – a satisfying feminist polemics

Dr Susie Orbach on EXPeditions

Posted by on Jul 30, 2021 in Blog

EXPeditions brings the world’s leading intellectuals to video Resisting the exploitation of our bodies https://www.joinexpeditions.com/exps/314 The problem of body image and the construction of a false body https://www.joinexpeditions.com/exps/312 How our relationship to our bodies has been constructed https://www.joinexpeditions.com/exps/310 Also: The Hidden Spring – Mark Solms in conversation with Susie Orbach


Posted by on Jun 10, 2021 in News and Events

June, 2021. NEW ROLE AT FREUD MUSEUM LONDON. The Balint Consultancy is delighted to announce that Professor Brett Kahr has recently been appointed as Honorary Director of Research at the Freud Museum London.  Professor Kahr has maintained a long-standing relationship with the museum, having worked there as Deputy Director of the International Campaign for the Freud […]

Susie Orbach interview with Katie Wix

Posted by on Apr 24, 2021 in News and Events

Author of ‘Deliacy’, Katy Wix, interviews Dr Susie Orbach on her seminal classic, ‘Fat Is A Feminist Issue’. Youtube link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5N6NnsLjpCg

Olivia Laing & Susie Orbach

Posted by on Mar 31, 2021 in News and Events

DATE AND TIME Wed, 19 May7:00pm LOCATION Free to Register Online Via Zoom BUY TICKETS https://www.5×15.com/events/olivia-laing-and-susie-orbach On Bodies, Protest, Gender and Freedom: hear the acclaimed author Olivia Laing discuss her timely new book, Everybody, in conversation with leading psychotherapist Susie Orbach. Olivia Laing Everybody Olivia Laing is the author of three acclaimed works of non-fiction, To […]