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Online continuing education for psychologists
Confer Speakers

Dr David J. Wallin

David J. Wallin, PhD, is a clinical psychologist in private practice in Mill Valley and Albany California, USA. A graduate of Harvard who received his doctorate from the Wright Institute in Berkeley, he has been practicing, teaching, and writing about psychotherapy for nearly three decades. His most recent book, Attachment in Psychotherapy, is presently being translated into nine languages. He is also co-author (with Stephen Goldbart) of Mapping the Terrain of the Heart: Passion, Tenderness, and the Capacity to Love. Dr. Wallin is a lively and engaging speaker who combines a scholarly perspective with openess about his own experience as a therapist. He has lectured on attachment and psychotherapy in Europe, Australia, Canada, and throughout the United States. Dr David J. Wallin


Past and present Confer events
The Applications of Attachment Theory to Psychotherapy
Online module

Advances in Relational Psychotherapy
Online module

From collusion and collision to collaboration
Friday 11 and Saturday 12 July 2014
We are the Tools of Our Trade - How the Therapist's own Attachment Patterns Shape Therapy
21 and 22 June 2013

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...

Did you know?
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...