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 […]

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

Britain’s obesity strategy ignores the science: dieting doesn’t work – Susie Orbach

Posted by on Aug 4, 2020 in Blog

Rather than counting calories and stigmatising fat, we need to take on the food and weight-loss industries ‘Children’s early relationships with eating are integral to the patterns they later develop as adults.’  Photograph: Andrew Olney/Getty Images Published onTue 28 Jul 2020 10.00 BST The Guardian Being overweight has never just been about the amount of […]

The psychology of face masks: what happens to society if we all wear a covering?

Posted by on Jun 18, 2020 in Blog

They’re going to become a key part of the new normal. But what will life look like when all our faces are hidden behind a mask? By Susie Orbach I’ve always been intrigued by young women on the morning commute putting on their make-up. It’s not just the steady hand I admire, or the number […]

Patterns of pain: what Covid-19 can teach us about how to be human

Posted by on Jun 15, 2020 in Blog

We can expect psychological difficulties to follow as we come out of lockdown. But we have an opportunity to remake our relationship with our bodies, and the social body we belong to. By Susie Orbach When lockdown started, I was confused by bodies on television. Why weren’t they socially distancing? Didn’t they know not to […]

Second Quilted Patchwork: A Group Relations response to Covid-19

Posted by on Jun 13, 2020 in Blog

Co-authored by members of the international group relations community Shared by Dr Sarah Wynick Final stitch: Friday 5th June 2020 This is a second set of reflections about how Group Relations thinking can assist people and systems to explore the COVID-19 pandemic. It is not intended to be complete, but is a snapshot of a […]

Stitching up the Patchwork: A Group Relations response to Covid-19

Posted by on Jun 13, 2020 in Blog

Co-authored by members of the international group relations community Shared by Dr Sarah Wynick This is a set of reflections about how Group Relations thinking can assist people and systems to explore the COVID-19 pandemic. It is not intended to be complete, but is a snapshot of a moment in time from a group of […]

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