Conferences and events

Find out about the range of conferences and events

Upcoming events


Trust scientific meeting: ‘What does Classical Greece have to offer to psychoanalytic thinking?’

Central elements of psychoanalytic thought are indebted to ideas and stories that first appeared in ancient Greece, such as the story of Oedipus...


Family Therapy Today: Innovations and challenges

An international conference, co-organised by the Universities of Geneva and Lausanne, with the support of The Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation...


Preventing Breakdown: The dynamics of residential care for abused young children – a Tavistock Policy Seminar

Tavistock Policy Seminars – connecting public policy and human relationshipsSpeakers: Dr Heather Price and Dr Caryn OnionsChair: Andrew Cooper


What sport can teach us about success and failure

I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed. (Michael Jordan) Champions keep playing until they get it right...


Attachment and psychopathology

This three-day course focuses on the development, prevention and treatment of psychological disorder.


Depression Inside Out: psychoanalytic therapies as mental health provisions for development

A joint Tavistock Clinic and UCL Psychoanalysis Unit Conference