Given the challenges facing the UK at present - including Brexit, a housing crisis and a crisis in the NHS - there has perhaps never been before been so much commentary in the media before a Chancellor unveiled a budget. In the event, this budget confounded quite a few members of the commentariat, while being overshadowed by projections of slowing economic growth.
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy NOW 2017 Awards
The PP NOW awards celebrate outstanding individuals and organisations within the psychoanalytic community. The awards for the following cateogories were presented after the Saturday Conference, November 4th, Imperial College London.
Innovative Excellence - PANOPTIKON
An important report has been published on mental health in the workplace, which sets out what employers can do to better support all employees to thrive in work.
‘Thriving at Work: The Stevenson/Farmer review of mental health and employers’ is the result of a review commissioned by the government in January.
The BPC has had a letter from its CEO Gary Fereday published in The Guardian newspaper, making it clear that there is good evidence that psychoanalytically informed therapies help many people and should be more widely available.
Written in response to an article by journalist Susanna Rustin, the full letter states: