Calendar of events

Attachment and Trauma Congress

May 4-6, 2018
London, UK

Personality Development and Psychotherapy

A brand new conference with new speakers, new presentations, based on a different theme from our 2017 congress.

Speakers include Diana Fosha, Irvin Yalom, Guy Diamond, Pat Ogden, Kathy Steele, Louis Cozolino, Dick Schwartz, Dan Hughes & Ed Tronick.

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Making a New Sense in Practice and Research

19th-21st April 2018
Ambleside, Lake District, UK

Bedforshire International Systemic Spring School

With: D. Soyini Madison, Carina Hakansson, Imelda McCarthy, Gail Simon

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International Conference Contextual Therapy 2018: Towards a strong future for Contextual Therapy

18-20 April, 2018
Ede, The Netherlands

For the Future! International Conference Contextual Therapy, April 18-20, 2018 Towards a strong future for Contextual Therapy The Institute Contextual Approach and the Research Group Youth and Family, both part of the Christian University of Applied Sciences Ede, The Netherlands, … Read more…

The Couple Relationship in the 21st Century Evolving contexts and emergent meanings

7-9 February, 2018

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International Congress on Violence and Dialogue

24-25 November 2017
Milano, Italy

Experiences of dialogue on violence: culture, institutions, gender and generations

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Family therapy: East and West

1-4 November 2017
Tsukuba (Tokyo), Japan

4th Annual Conference of the Asian Academy of Family Therapy

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10th EFTA-TIC meeting of Trainers

6-8 October 2017
Valletta, Malta

“The Times, they are a-changing”

Creativity in Systemic Training today
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AAMFT Annual Conference 2017

5-8 October 2017
Atlanta, GA, USA

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Systemic Therapy, Strategic Therapy: Where do we stand today?

4-5 September 2017
Brussels, Belgium

INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS organised by the Institute for the Study of Family and Human Systems of Brussels, sponsored by the University of Louisiana at Monroe, with the support of Elkaïm Formations


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Jornadas Internacionales RELATES 2017

6-8 July 2017
Lisbon, Portugal

XIII jornadas internacionales de RELATES

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Se former en thérapie de couple. 4 modèles.

8 et 9 juin 2017
Lille, France

organisé par PSYCOM Formation et Elkaïm Formations

IVème journées européennes d’intervention systémique et de thérapie familiale

Intervenants: Mony Elkaïm, Serge Hefez, Michel Maestre, Robert Neuburger.

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American Family Therapy Academy (AFTA) 2017 Annual Conference

31 May - 3 June 2017
Philadelphia, PA, USA

Leaders in the mental health field from the U.S. and around the globe will showcase their work in presentations that illustrate a wide reach of individual, couple, and family therapy in a variety of contexts and applications, both clinical and non-clinical. All presentations are eligible for CEs unless otherwise indicated. The 39th Annual Meeting and Open Conference includes over 20 CEs with full registration.

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2017 Bedfordshire International Systemic Spring School

26-28 April 2017
Ambleside, Lake District, UK

optional Writing Retreat on 29th & 30th April

Speakers: Kimberley Dark, Glenda Fredman, Taiwo Afuape, Gail Simon, Birgitte Pedersen, Liz Day
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IFTA 25th World Therapy Family Conference

15-18 March 2017
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International Systemic Research Conference

8-11 March, 2017
Heidelberg, Germany
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2017 AAMFT-CA 7th Annual Division Conference

3 March 2017
San Diego, CA, USA

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International Conference on Motivation 2016

24-27 August 2016
Thessaloniki, Greece

The Odyssey to the Ithaca of Learning

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Summer School on Dialogical Practices

15-19 August 2016
Brno, Czech Republic

With Jaakko Seikkula (FIN)
Justine van Lawick (BEL)
Elena Ceuca (ROM)
and Lucie Hornová (CZ)

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Association of Domestic Violence Intervention Programs

July 10, 2016
Portsmouth, New Hampshire, USA

2016 World Conference

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47th Annual Meeting of the Society for Psychotherapy Research

22-25 June, 2016
Jerusalem, Israel

Spinning threads for the fabric of SPR

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