Event: Being Disabled

28 November, 2018, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm. Clement House, London School of Economics, 99 Aldwych, London, WC2B 4JF London. What is disability and how has it been understood through history and across different cultures? How is disability presented in the arts and in our changing idea of what it means to be human? Is […]

Seminar: The sense of self in Borderline Personality Disorder

Tuesday 11 December, 2018, at 6.00 pm, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience Boardroom, 16 de Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF. Maudsley Philosophy Group Seminar The speaker is Dr Michalis Kyratsous who has been the MPG MD(Res) Award holder for the last two years. Michalis will be presenting some of his research work exploring […]

Seminar: Advance Decision-making and the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Wednesday November 14th, 2018, 4.00 – 5.30 pm. Seminar Room 1, Ground Floor, Institute of Psychiatry, 16 de Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF Our speaker for the next MHEL seminar will be Professor Penelope Weller who will lead a discussion on advance decision-making in mental health in the light of the CRPD. Professor Weller has written: […]

Event: Film and Psychoanalysis in Focus – ‘Criminal Minds’

A SERIES OF EVENING SALONS THAT EXPLORE THE LINKS BETWEEN CINEMA AND PSYCHOANALYSIS. THE SCREENING SERIES HAS BEEN ORGANISED TO CELEBRATE 100 YEARS OF THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PSYCHOANALYSIS 1920-2019. CRIMINAL MINDS. December 11th, 2018 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM. The Institute of Psychoanalysis, London. Chair: Candida Yates Speakers: Rachel Cohen, Brett Kahr Cinema has long […]

Conference: Belief, imagination and delusion

November 6th – 7th, 2018 at the University of Birmingham. Registration closes October 26th 2018. This conference aims to bring together researchers interested in the nature of belief, imagination, and delusion formation, to reflect on interactions between these areas. The conference will invite researchers working on the nature of belief or imagination to approach delusions as […]