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Dr Neil Altman

Neil Altman, Ph.D. is a Clinical Psychologist and psychoanalyst, best known for his writing on psychotherapeutic work in the public sector from a psychoanalytic perspective. He has also written extensively on child and adolescent psychoanalytic psychotherapy. Dr. Altman is the author of The Analyst in the Inner City: Race, Class, and Culture through a Psychoanalytic Lens, Second Edition (2009). He is co-author of Relational Child Psychotherapy (2002). In his writing, Dr. Altman has considered how psychoanalytic concepts can illuminate clinical processes in public sector and community-based work, equally with the processes that occur in the more familiar office-based context. Dr. Altman is Visiting Professor at the Ambedkar University of Delhi, India, where his pioneering work in community-based interventions with socially marginalized people has been Fulbright funded. He is an Honorary Member of the William Alanson White Psychoanalytic Society. He is Editor Emeritus and Associate Editor of Psychoanalytic Dialogues: The International Journal of Relational Perspectives. Dr Neil Altman

Past and present Confer events
Advances in Relational Psychotherapy
Online module

War in the Consulting Room
Saturday 10 December 2016

Book of the Month
Tea with Winnicott
Author: Professor Brett Kahr

Donald Winnicott is currently the most popular author in contemporary psychoanalysis. His writings are cited in bibliographies even more frequently than those by Sigmund Freud. And yet how many mental health professionals have actually managed to read and digest the nearly twenty published volumes of Winnicott’s books, chapters, essays, reviews, and letters?... read more...
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Professor Peter Fonagy

Professor Peter Fonagy considers the research to show what treatments are most effective when working with children and adolescents suffering from anxiety, ADHD, depression, relationship and conduct problems... view...

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The Latest Neuroimaging Findings in Borderline Personality Disorder

Altered function in neurotransmitter systems including the serotonin, glutamate, and GABA systems was observed in patients with BPD... read more...