TEL: 01728 689090
Confer
Confer Speakers

Dr Carine Minne

Dr Carine Minne is Consultant Psychiatrist in Forensic Psychotherapy at Broadmoor Hospital, West London Mental Health NHS Trust and the Portman Clinic, Tavistock & Portman NHS Foundation Trust. She is Vice-President of the IAFP. She is also a psychoanalyst with the British Psychoanalytical Society. She is the Training Programme Director for the North West London Specialist Registrar forensic psychotherapy training. She chairs the Royal College of Psychiatrists Special Interest Group in Forensic Psychotherapy.

One of her particular interests is in providing long-term continuity of psychotherapy to patients across the different levels of security they pass through and continuing when they are back in the living in the community.


Past and present Confer events
Psychodynamic Perspectives on Sexual Perversions
Saturday 1 October 2016

Why are we Murderous?
The Psychodynamic Treatment of the Forensic Patient

Saturday 17 October 2015

Working Psychotherapeutically with Sadism
Friday 21 November 2014

Autumn Seminar Series - Rupture and Repair
Monday evenings from 24 September to 10 December 2012

The Emotional Development of the Infant and its Implications for Psychotherapy
Thursdays 13 January 2011 to 24 November 201






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...
More >>
Watch this
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...