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The 7th Qualitative Research on Mental Health Conference

20-22 September 2018
Berlin, Germany
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8. Schweizer Tagung für Systemische Beratung und Familientherapie

14-15 September 2018
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13° Congresso Brasileiro de terapia familiar

2-4 august 2018
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Realizaçao ABRATEF

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Interpersonal Neurobiology: How to Make Psychotherapy Effective with Daniel Siegel

30 June - 1st July 2018
London, UK

Organized by ISC International

Price for EFTA members: £370 (Full price £420)

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Undoing Aloneness & The Transformation of Emotional Suffering

23-26 June 2018
London, UK

Organized by ISC International

Special rate for EFTA members: £639 (Full price £709)

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Approche systémique et méthodes créatives d’entretien

23 juin 2018
Bayonne, France

Colloque organisé par le Centre d’Etudes et de Recherches à l’Approche Systémique (CERAS)

Avec : Yveline Rey, Joël Picart, Sabine Lagardère, Céline Paris-Zapata, Anne Rochet, Angélique Train, Edouard Zapata. Read more…

Relational Activism: Supporting just relationships in family therapy

21-24 June 2018
Austin, Texas, USA

40th Annual Meeting & Open Conference of AFTA (American Family Therapy Academy)

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Current practices with families

31 May, 1 & 2 June 2018
Toulouse, France

Organized by EFTA CIM in collaboration with IAC (Institut d’Anthropologie Clinique) and the University of Toulouse

First speakers: Juan Antonio Abeijon Merchan, Sidi Askofaré, Anne Chouhy, Catherine Ducommun-Nagy, Jean-Paul Gaillard, Serge Hefez, Jean-Claude Maes, Gérard Pirlot, Patrick Spapen, Pierre Benghozi, Jean-Pierre Couteron, Mony Elkaïm, Guy Hardy, Natale Losi, Jean Maisondieu, Jacques Pluymaekers. Read more…

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.

We would offer EFTA members a discounted price of £290 (send a mail to

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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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