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Conference: Alternatives Within and Beyond Psychiatry

Date:Friday 11th November 2011; 9am - 4.30pm

Organised by: Soteria Network

Venue: Riverside Conference Centre, Derby

Details: The Soteria Network presents 'Alternatives Within and Beyond Psychiatry' - A one-day conference exploring different approaches to thought and practice in the mental health arena.

International speakers will include:

* Robert Whitaker (US) - Pulitzer-prize nominated journalist and author of ?Mad in America? and ?Anatomy of an Epidemic?

* Jaakko Seikkula (Finland) - Psychologist and psychotherapist ? developed the ?Open Dialogue? approach to treating psychosis

* Richard Bentall - Professor of Psychology, University of Liverpool and author of ?Madness Explained? and ?Doctoring the Mind

* Sonia Johnson - Professor of Social and Community Psychiatry, University College London

Price:
Before 30/09/2011: Waged/Organisation 100, Unwaged 25
After 30/09/2011: Waged/Organisation 130, Unwaged 30

There are a limited number of free places for those unable to meet the cost. Please contact us personally to arrange this.

To book go here