Rozsika Parker Prize Winners 2015


Rozsika Parker Prize 2015

Ann Scott, Editor-in-Chief, BJP writes: We are delighted to announce the results in the Rozsika Parker Prize 2015 – the third year of the competition.  The following authors have been successful:


Student Path

Prize Winner

Caroline Ballinger, Student, MA Psychoanalytic Studies, Birkbeck, London: ‘A chance to show his mettle: war, creativity and reparation in the work of Wilfred Bion’


Post-Qualification Path

Prize Winner

Judith Mitrani, Training and Supervising Analyst at The Psychoanalytic Center of California, Fellow of the International Psycho-Analytical Association, Los Angeles:  ‘On separating one from the other: images of a developing self’



Helga Coulter, Member, Victorian Association of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapists, Melbourne:  ‘Pictures on my analyst’s walls: reflections on the art of Käthe Kollwitz, the Nazis and the art of psychoanalysis’

Alison Lee, Member, Scottish Association of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapists, Glasgow: ‘Feminine identity and female friendships in the “Neapolitan” novels of Elena Ferrante’


Our congratulations to all the authors. Certificates and prizes will be presented to the two winners at an event to be announced in due course, and the winning and commended papers will be published in the BJP in August and November 2016.