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 […]

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 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 […]

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

Posted by on Sep 14, 2021 in Blog, Publications

Five Book recommendations on 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 […]


Posted by on Feb 3, 2021 in Publications

by Professor Brett Kahr             Professor Brett Kahr published his fifteenth book earlier this year, entitled Dangerous Lunatics:  Trauma, Criminality, and Forensic Psychotherapy (Confer Books, 2020;             One of the inaugural titles released by the new psychotherapeutic press Confer Books – Publishers of the Mind – this book examines the nature of criminality across the centuries.               Drawing upon his interest and […]

New Book by Professor Brett Kahr

New Book by Professor Brett Kahr

Posted by on May 10, 2020 in Publications

In the pre-modern era, those who committed serious crimes would invariably be treated with extreme cruelty – often punished, tortured, eviscerated, and executed in the most grisly, sadistic fashion. Over time, the treatment of offenders has become more enlightened and more benign. But have we really progressed sufficiently in our approach to the rehabilitation and […]

Of Quill Pens and Keypads:  On the Psychological Urgency of Life-Writing

Of Quill Pens and Keypads: On the Psychological Urgency of Life-Writing

Posted by on Apr 11, 2020 in Publications

One of our Consultant Psychotherapists, Professor Brett Kahr, has been invited to write a short piece for the website of the Oxford Centre for Life-Writing, based at the University of Oxford, as part of a special COVID-19-related project, spearheaded by Dr. Katherine Collins of the Department of Education, to help people to express themselves at […]

Brett Kahr’s Top Ten Books of 2019

Brett Kahr’s Top Ten Books of 2019

Posted by on Dec 20, 2019 in Publications

Professor Brett Kahr has recently published his “Top Ten Books” list of 2019 on the Confer website, which tends to be read by 80,000 to 100,00 people per annum. To learn which books made it onto Professor Kahr’s list, please visit Confer. Image Source: Confer

November, 2019, Update From Professor Brett Kahr

November, 2019, Update From Professor Brett Kahr

Posted by on Nov 2, 2019 in Publications

            During the last two months, Professor Brett Kahr has published two new books, Bombs in the Consulting Room:  Surviving Psychological Shrapnel (Routledge, 2020) and, also, Celebrity Mad:  Why Otherwise Intelligent People Worship Fame (Routledge, 2020), with a third one, On Practising Therapy at 1.45 A.M.:  Adventures of a Clinician (Routledge, 2020), scheduled for publication […]

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