Latest Past Events

Psychoanalytic Approaches to Addiction: Film Discussion Morning

Online Event

The Hallam Institute of Psychotherapy is delighted to invite you to our first psychoanalytic film discussion morning, led by Dr Eric B. Litwack. You are invited to view the above-named film in your own private space before joining the Zoom discussion. It is possible to rent or buy the film on video streaming, Blu-ray and ... Read more


Cultural Imagination in Psychoanalytic Theory and Practice

Online Event

Speaker and Content The mental representations of culture, our cultural imagination, has been a relatively unexplored territory in psychoanalytic discourse. And yet, it is disseminated through myths, legends, iconic artworks and in tales told to stories. Equally, cultural imagination can be seen in parenting, in the future vistas they hold out to their children and ... Read more

‘Metaphor in Psychoanalysis’ with Dr Jonathan Sklar

Online Event

To buy tickets: Speaker and Content Dr Jonathan Sklar will speak on this recent paper, which discusses ideas around the uses and functions of metaphor in providing a language which transforms understanding and knowledge in the unconscious. He contrasts the metaphors in the stories about St.Christopher and the Erl King in relation to the psychic function ... Read more

£25 – £45