Chrissie Pollard Interviews Professor Brett Kahr

Posted by on Jul 31, 2022 in Blog, News and Events

The esteemed B.B.C. broadcaster has recently interviewed Brett Kahr about his book on Freud’s Pandemics:  Surviving Global War, Spanish Flu, and the Nazis, as well as such topics as the nature of self-destructive behaviour and other-destructive behaviour during the coronavirus pandemic. Here are the links to the podcast, available both on Chrissie Pollard’s website and, also, […]

Professor Brett Kahr at the Chalke Valley History Festival

Posted by on Jul 14, 2022 in Blog, News and Events

In June, 2022, Professor Brett Kahr spoke at the Chalke Valley History Festival in Broadchalke, near Salisbury, in Wiltshire, about “Are We All Mad?:  The History of the Human Mind, its Brilliance, and its Frailties”.  He had the privilege to participate in an “in conversation” with the distinguished novelist, Sebastian Faulks, author of a gripping […]

PROFESSOR KAHR ON THE “FREUD IN FOCUS” PODCAST

Posted by on Jul 11, 2022 in Blog

Professor Brett Kahr has recently appeared as a guest on the “Freud in Focus” podcast, sponsored by Freud Museum London, discussing his new book, Freud’s Pandemics:  Surviving Global War, Spanish Flu, and the Nazis, which served as the launch title of the new “Freud Museum London Series” of books on the history of psychoanalysis (Karnac Books, […]

Susanna Abse

Posted by on Jun 15, 2022 in Blog, News and Events

Tell Me The Truth About Love How to make your relationship last — six tips from a couples therapist. https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/6971fa98-d6c2-11ec-8585-951ab3afb4d2?shareToken=ea33f5e6e2ba35c03940beac4c1997c8 For more, download The Times and The Sunday Times app here. https://welldoing.org/article/what-is-intimacy-anyway https://www.femalefirst.co.uk/books/susanna-abse-tell-me-the-truth-about-love-1352015.html https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0017cnw https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2022/may/14/secret-to-saving-your-relationship-eight-lessons-from-a-couples-therapist?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

Tell Me The Truth About Love

Posted by on Jun 14, 2022 in Publications

Susanna Abse Tell Me the Truth About Love Susanna Abse ‘A must-read for everyone wanting to understand more about what makes us fall in – and out – of love’ Philippa Perry‘A charming, useful, kind book about the pains and hopes of relationships’ Alain de Botton ‘Wonderfully wise… Susanna writes with clarity and warmth in a voice […]

Professor Brett Kahr

Posted by on Mar 23, 2022 in Blog, News and Events, Publications

on “New Books in Psychoanalysis” To mark the publication of Professor Brett Kahr’s newest book, Freud’s Pandemics:  Surviving Global War, Spanish Flu, and the Nazis, the Swiss psychiatrist Dr. med. Sebastian Thrul has conducted a full interview with Kahr, which offers insights into how Sigmund Freud handled the multiple pandemics of his own lifetime and how […]

PsychoSocial Wednesdays

Posted by on Feb 17, 2022 in Blog, News and Events

Essex University – 16th March with Susie Orbach A free Zoom event from 8.00pm until 9.00pm Zoom link: https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/98678124075

Susie Orbach

Posted by on Feb 17, 2022 in Blog, Publications

Recent article and book reviews The Observer: Working from home: how it changed us forever – Relationships The Observer 23 January 2022 https://www.theguardian.com/business/2022/jan/23/working-from-home-how-it-changed-us-forever Book chapter: Eco Revenge in This Book is a Plant – How to Grow, Learn and Radically Engage with the Natural World, Wellcome Collection, Profile Books 2022 Book reviews: Susie Orbach review of How to […]

Jewish Medical Ethics: Just Because We Can, Should We?

Posted by on Feb 10, 2022 in News and Events

MONDAY 14 FEBRUARY READING MINDS In recent years there’s been a heightened awareness of mental health issues, but resources to treat them have become increasingly scarce. This session examines the impact of developments in presentation, diagnosis and treatment of mental health issues on patient rights and communal responsibilities and, based on Rabbi Hillel’s key question […]

Susie Orbach Talks

Posted by on Nov 27, 2021 in News and Events

Wimbledon Guild Counselling Training – In Conversation with Susie Orbach – 13 May 2022 https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/in-conversation-with-susie-orbach-tickets-171949193667

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