We are looking for new Board members to help continue the development of the BPC.
Two clinical (Registrant) Trustees are sought who have a strong empathy with the BPC’s strategic objectives and who are looking to make a contribution to the strengthening of BPC as an organisation and the long- term development of the psychoanalytic profession.
The government published the NHS Long Term Plan on 7 January 2019.
The BPC has welcomed the publication of the plan and its specific commitment to improve mental health provisions by increasing funding by £2.3 billion a year by 2023/24 to:
Anne-Marie Sandler Obituary
Psychoanalyst who influenced generations of practitioners and had a deep understanding of the mind of a child
The analyst Anne-Marie Sandler, who has died aged 92, was the clinician’s clinician. Technically adept and unafraid of the difficult states of mind and feelings psychoanalysis could uncover, she influenced several generations of practitioners, returning them to the initial interest in the minds, hearts and longings that had led them to train in the first place.
The BPC is looking to appoint two lay Board members who have a strong empathy with the organisation's objectives and have an understanding of, or interest in, psychological therapies or mental health. Experience, skills, and expertise in business development, communications or regulatory law are particularly sought.