APS Summer Programme 2020

The APS is very excited to be hosting a series of topical events and in an array of formats during the summer of 2020. Please click here for more details and free registration links: APS Summer 2020 Programme.

APS/JPS Reading Group Event: Lita Crociani-Windland – “On transience and other hatreds”

Association of Psychosocial Studies and Journal of Psychosocial Studies Online Reading Group   Lita Crociani-Windland, “On transience and other hatreds”   Friday 27 November 4 – 6pm   We are pleased to invite you to our fifth in a series of monthly online reading groups where we will be coming together to discuss topical psychosocial …

Bion, the Curiosity Drive and Inquisitive Thinking

An on-line workshop offered by Institute of Group Analysis (London) and the Association of Psychosocial Studies (APS)   Free of charge. Saturday 17th April 29th 2021 10:00– 14:00 Presenter: Philip Stokoe, Psychoanalyst & Organisational Consultant. Chair: Dr Rachel Gibbons, Psychoanalyst, Group Analyst and Consultant Psychiatrist   Philip Stokoe will present a discussion of the work …

Psychosocial Cartographies:

Prague

Cartography, the art and science of mapping space, has a history which cannot be separated from issues of power, control and alienation. Indeed, mapping the Americas, Asia and Africa was integral to colonial projects to dominate the land as well as all that inhabited it. As thinkers such as Frantz Fanon and Michel Foucault demonstrate …

Psychosocial Studies: Reading Group: Navigating sameness and difference in research

Association for Psychosocial Studies Online Reading Group Navigating sameness and difference in research; a critical discussion on reflexivity Michelle Elliot and Lindsey Nicholls Friday 28 October 2022, 4 – 6pm We are incredibly happy to invite you to join us for the first APS online reading group of the year! We are starting this academic …

Spaces of Refuge: The Clinical Practice of Félix Guattari and Institutional Psychotherapy with Rachel Wilson and Anthony Faramelli

Association for Psychosocial Studies Online Reading Group Spaces of Refuge: The Clinical Practice of Félix Guattari and Institutional Psychotherapy with Rachel Wilson and Anthony Faramelli REGISTER HERE Friday 25 November 2022, 4 – 6pm Rachel Wilson and Anthony Faramelli will discuss the legacies of Félix Guattari's clinical practice, Institutional Psychotherapy, and how this should inform …

Playful States of Mind

Birkbeck College

Organisers: Lynne Froggett, Noreen Giffney and Candida Yates Date: December 19th 2022 Venue: Room G10, Birkbeck Centre for Contemporary Theatre, Birkbeck, University of London, 43 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PD. ASP Playful States of Mind 19.12.2022 What do the terms ‘play’, ‘playing’ and ‘playfulness’ mean in different contexts? How might we understand play as both a …