PP NOW 2017 Awards

Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy NOW Awards  

The WINNERS for the PP 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

Special Commendation for Innovative Excellence - STREET TALK

This award celebrates a striking example of ground-breaking work. The innovative nature of the work can be in terms of clinical practice, research, or socially inclusive practice, such as working with sections of the community who may traditionally find access to therapeutic treatment difficult.

More information coming soon!


Outstanding Professional Leadership - SUSANNA ABSE & KEN ROBINSON

This award recognises an individual in a position of leadership who has developed their role to make a significant and outstanding contribution to developing the position and/or influence of psychoanalytic/psychodynamic psychotherapy in the wider world.
This year there were two outstanding nominations for different styles of leadership, leading the panel to present two awards in this category.

More information coming soon!


Bernard Ratigan Award for Psychoanalysis and Diversity - RESPOND

This award applauds an individual or organisation that has significantly improved and/or developed inclusivity in matters of diversity such as ethnicity, sexual orientation, class, disability etc. in psychoanalytic practice and / or therapeutic treatment.

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Lifetime Achievment Award - SUSIE ORBACH

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The award winners were selected by the Award Committee. All nominations were sent in to the BPC via the guidelines below:

Submission Process and Guidelines - **The Nominations are now CLOSED**

  • We welcome nominations for individuals, organisations or services within and outside the BPC community.
  • All nominations require a Nominator and a Supporting Nominator.
  • An individual cannot nominate or support a nomination of themselves or their organisation. Nor can they be a partner or family member of the Nominee.
  • The Nominator will be asked to provide a statement of no more than 300 words, detailing the reasons they have decided to nominate that person.
  • The Nominator will also be asked to provide the name and email of a supporting Nominator, understanding that this person will be contacted to provide a statement of 300 words or less in support of the Nominee.
  • Nomination submissions must be made using the official nomination form, downloadable here:Word format | PDF format.
    Completed submissions accepted via email and post at the below addresses:
    Suite 7, 19-23 Wedmore Street, London N19 4RU
  • Acknowledgement of nominations will be received by email.