PCSR and FPN conference Rescheduled for May 2021

        Rescheduled for May 2021 PNP Conference promotion videoTICKETS: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/people-not-pathology-humanising-counselling-and-psychotherapy-tickets-91118486847 People not Pathology: Humanising Counselling and Psychotherapy A 2-day conference in Birmingham 2nd-3rd May 2020 Psychotherapy and counselling in the UK is alive and well. The demand for therapy and the supply of therapists have been growing steadily for decades. At the same time, for the last two decades at least the heart and soul of the profession has been under attack from the neoliberal policies of the state and our own professional bodies. It’s time to take a stand and start to turn the tide. How do we stand together to humanise our profession and play our part in transforming neoliberal narratives about mental health into a vision of society organised around people’s needs? We want the conference to be as participatory and “bottom up” as possible, prioritising small group discussion in workshops. Conference Day 1: The Problem Medical model of mental health and its treatment via CBT and psychotropic drugs; individual...
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