Lecture Notes & Papers

A One Day Workshop with Dan Hughes

Awakening curiosity, comfort, and joy: Daily care and therapeutic interventions for the mistrustful child

Tuesday 29 January 2019

pptxDan Hughes Presentation.pptx

A Master Class with Professor Jeremy Holmes

Saturday 17 November 2018

pptxHolmes 17 November 2018 Brighton 2.pptx

pptxHolmes 17 November 2018 Brighton 18.pptx

Dan Hughes Masterclass

Friday 21st October 2016


Providing Nurturing Workshop by Dan Hughes

Thursday 20th October 2016

pptBrighton 20 Oct 2016a.ppt

Peaceful Teachers Create Peaceful Schools: how can we find our own peace when all around us seem to be on the verge of doom and gloom? By Kevin Street

Monday 13th June 2016

pptPeaceful Teachers presentation_13_6_16.ppt

Understanding Shame & Humiliation in Couple Relationships by Dr Amita Sehgal

Saturday 27th February 2016 Workshop

If you would like a copy of the slides and the paper mentioned in the presentation please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for a copy.

Brainspotting therapy by Mark Grixti

Monday 22nd February

pptBrainspotting therapy_22_2_16.ppt

Don't Look Back Lecture by Toby Chown

Monday 8th February

pdfDont look back lecture 8th February.pdf

pptDont look back lecture 8th February powerpont presentation.pdf

Non Violent Resistance Lecture by Dr Peter Jakob

Monday 30th November 2015

ppt1 day Intro NVR.ppt

Therapeutic Work with Severely Disturbed Children

A Seminar with Dr Anne Alvarez

pptSaturday 22_Nov_WorkshopTable_11Anne_Alvarez.ppt

HOW THE DIVIDED BRAIN ENABLES THE HUMAN CONDITION - A Study Day with Dr Ian McGilchrist - Sat 3rd October 2015

pptStudy Day with Ian McGilchrist_3_10_15.ppt

Emotional Breakdowns in Young Parents - Training Day Sat 27th June 2015

By Amanda Jones and Angela Joyce

If you would like copies of their presentations please email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Scanning the adolescent brain - Lecture Monday 15th June 2015

By John Coleman

pptScanning the adolescent brain_John Coleman.ppt

Child Protection in Therapeutic Contexts - Study Day 21st March 2015

By Michelle Lefevre

pptMichelle Lefevre_21_3_15_presentation.ppt

docxReferences and follow up reading_Lefevre Child protection day.docx

Therapy for Self Harm, Depression and Suicidal Behaviour - Lecture 9th March 2015

By Stephen Briggs

pptTherapy for Self Harm_9_3_15.ppt

Parental Conflict & Attachment - Workshop Saturday 28th Feb 2015

By Christoper Clulow

pptParental Conflict Attachment_lecture_28_2_15.ppt

Non Violent Resistance Lecture - Monday 1st Dec

By Peter Jakob

pptNVR slides for lecture 1_12_14.ppt

docxNVR child focus final draft_1_12_14.docx

Young People with Sexually Harmful Behaviour - Sat 15th Nov 2014

Study Morning by Tamsin Cottis


1001 Days of Connection - Fri 7th November 2014

Conference from BrightPip

ppt1001 Days of connection conference_robin_balbernie.ppt

Engaging with the Networks - Mon 6th Oct 2014

Lecture by Tanya Smart

pptEngaging with the Networks.ppt

Ecotherapy - 28th April 2014

Lecture by Martin Jordan

pptxEcotherapy presentation for 28 april.pptx

Can we help anxious parents to raise confident children - 27th Jan 2014

Lecture by Sam Cartwright-Hatton

pdf27th Jan 2014_lecture_SamCartwrightHatton.pdf

The Principles and Practice of Time Limited Psychodynamic Psychotherapy with Adolescents and Young Adults (TAPP) - 9th Dec 2013

Lecture by Stephen Briggs

pptx9th Dec 2013 Lecture Time_Limited Psychodynamic Psychotherapy with Adolescents and Adults TAPP.pptx

Meeting the Challenges and Potential of the Digital Age

Lecture by Philippa Weitz 14th October 2013

pdfEthical Framework.pdfpdfNew Media in Psychotherapy SIG Information Flyer.pdfpdfPhilippa WEITZ Top Tips for Working Online v2.pdf

Interventions to build better attachments in child/parent and child/carer relationships

Presentations from the study day held on 17th May 2013 by Christina Enright

The slides and reference information have been removed from the website at the request of the presenter. If you would like copies of these please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Gender Identity "Disorder" in children and adolescents: controversies and dilemmas

Presentation from the lecture held on 15th May 2013 by Polly Carmichael

ppt15 May 2013_Polly Carmichael.ppt

Wobbles Warbles and Fish - Seeking a Better Understanding of Dyslexia, ADHA, Autism and Explosive Aggression

Presentation from the lecture held on 18th March 2013 by John Stein

pptxWobbles Warbles and Fish_John Stein_18_3_13.pptx   (File size is 26MB so may download slowly as it is such a big file)

 Family Drug and Alcohol Court - New Approach to Multiagency Working

Useful link from 15th November 2012 lecture.


Dr. Mike Shaw is happy for attendees to contact him with questions directly on either 07968 073127 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Non Violent Resistance and Reconciliation

Presentation and paper from 20th October 2012 workshop.

pptNVR Intro1.ppt docxNVR child focus final draft.docx

Terrible Teens & Terrible Two's

Presentation from 15th November 2012

pptHANDOUT Brighton JRL Teen-T.ppt

Forthcoming article relating to this lecture:

“Terrible Twos” and “Terrible Teens”: The Importance of Play 
(ID: 732841 DOI:10.1080/15289168.2012.732841)

Journal: Journal of Infant, Child, and Adolescent Psychotherapy
Estimated Publication date - 30 Nov 2012 (Online) , 19 Dec 2012 (Print) 
Authors: Joan Raphael-Leff 

Conference: Social and emotional difficulties experienced by children in alternative care: Avenues for support and insights from research

Presentations from 9th July 2012


Notes from Nikki Luke, Sarah Guy and Sue Donald

pdfconference9th_july_john simmonds_presentation.pdf

Notes from John Simmonds

pptConference9_7_12Leslie Ironside presentation.ppt

Notes from Leslie Ironside

Safe Child to Humane Adult

Lecture notes from 21st June 2012

Slides from Christina Enright

Violence in Teenage Relationships: The neglected area of domestic violence

Lecture notes from 2nd Feb 2012

Emotional Abuse and Neglect - 6th December 2011

Lecture by Danya Glaser

Slides for lecture

Interpreting Body Movement - Saturday 26th Nov 2011

Workshop by Rachel Melville-Thomas

Slides from the workshop

Video Interaction Guidance 6th Oct 2011

By Jenny Cross

Non-Violent Resistance 24th Sept 2011

By Peter Jakob

NVR Intro1.pptNVR Intro1.ppt
child focus.pptChild focus.ppt
Handouts from 26th Sept 2011

Birth of Psychic Life

Saturday 25th June 2011

Life Story Work by Richard Rose

Saturday 11th June 2011

Are they mad or bad conference

Held on Friday 10th June 2011

Please find below the powerpoint presentations from the speakers Margaret DeJong, Gillian Baird, Paul Holmes and Julie Withecomb:

Lecture - Observation Reflection and Containment 12th Nov 2010

By Louise Emmanuel

Please find below the presentation slides used in the lecture. If you would like a copy of the paper referred to please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for a copy as this cannot be published on the web due to the content.

Being a Teenage Parent

Conference 15th October 2010

Here are the slide presentations for the conference.

The Complexity of Contact in Today's Society

Conference 2nd July 2010

If you would like a copy of Lorne Loxterkamp's paper please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Katherine Green (Senior CAMH Practitioner/Adult Psychotherapist) also gave a presentation titled: Developing a therapeutic model - Work with a 9-year old girl and her adoptive mother.

If you would like to contact Katherine please email her at: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Maternal Neglect Conference 3rd March 2010

Speaker: Lane Strathearn

Lane Strathearn has 5 papers, 4 of which cannot be posted on this website due to copyright. Please apply for these by contacting This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . The other paper can be downloaded here.

Managing the Madness 2

20 March 2009

Paul Hoggett Presentation.pptPaul Hoggett Presentation.ppt
Paul Hoggett Presentation

Lecture notes and slides