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Confer Speakers

Dr Daniel Glaser

Daniel Glaser is an imaging neuroscientist and Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London. He uses FMRI (functional magnetic resonance imaging) to examine human brain function. He is currently Head of Special Project in Public Engagement at the Wellcome Trust. He was the first Scientist in Residence at the ICA, and is a founder member of the International Neuro-Psychoanalysis Society.

He has made numerous appearances on national and local radio and has featured in articles in daily newspapers and on the Internet. He chairs the ICA's Cafe Scientifique which is the London branch of a national series providing a new way for scientists to interact with a general public.

International Neuro-Psychoanalysis Society

Past and present Confer events
Brain Mapping
A 2-day conference. How does our current understanding of neuropsychology lead us to good psychotherapy practice?

Friday 26 November 2010

Taking Our Time: How Long Does it Take for Psychological Change to Occur?
Saturday 24 January 2009

The Practitioner's Body
Friday 4 & Saturday 5 April 2008

Book of the Month
Grief Works by Julia Samuel

Death affects us all. Yet it is still the last taboo in our society, and grief is still profoundly misunderstood...

In Grief Works we hear stories from those who have experienced great love and great loss - and survived. Stories that explain how grief unmasks our greatest fears, strips away our layers of protection and reveals our innermost selves...
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Helen Fisher: The brain in love

Why do we crave love so much, even to the point that we would die for it? To learn more about our very real, very physical need for romantic love, Helen Fisher and her research team took MRIs of people in love and people who had just been dumped... view...

Did you know?
The Latest Neuroimaging Findings in Borderline Personality Disorder

Altered function in neurotransmitter systems including the serotonin, glutamate, and GABA systems was observed in patients with BPD... read more...