Soteria Network UK – Alternatives Within and Beyond Psychiatry Nov. 11 2011

http://www.soterianetwork.org.uk/conference/index.html

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 to be held in:

Derby on Friday 11th November 2011
at the Riverside Conference Centre
9am – 4.30pm

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

UK–based speakers will include:

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.