Please do join us once more at FLi, as we continue our 2021 programme.

FLi in association with APPI is delighted to bring to you a seminar delivered by DARIAN LEADER on Saturday 24 April. Darian is a distinguished psychoanalyst, well-known author, leading researcher and theorist. Darian  is also an accomplished presenter, who presents to international audiences, managing to explain and interrogate psychoanalytic practice and theory without trivialising or misrepresenting. He is a frequent commentator in THE GUARDIAN.

Please do join us for this presentation which promises to be an unmissable, revitalising encounter. Check out our archived media where you’ll find a number of videos featuring Darian speaking on various topics relevant to clinical practice. With CPD certification from APPI.

FLi’s second series of seminars, Six More Themes on Psychoanalysis continues. Following on the success of the first series and in line with your feedback to us, we have devised this series of seminars along a similar format. Each of the seminars is led by a psychoanalyst of long standing with a specialist interest in the topic presented. Join presenters – Pauline O’Callaghan, Dan Collins, Kevin Murphy, Aisling Campbell, Rik Loose, Carol Owens – from 30 January through to 6 March, speaking from a psychoanalytic perspective about Hysteria, the Discontinuous Drive, Desire, the Impossible Lost Object, the Borderline, Addiction, Jouissance, ambivalence! There is the possibility of attending for the whole series of six, or choosing to attend an individual seminar. With CPD certification from APPI.


The Case for Psychoanalysis: Exploring the Scientific Evidence

John Thor Cornelius M.D. takes us through the scientific findings on treatment outcomes.

When compared to drug treatments and CBT, findings show that only those who have psychoanalytic treatment continue to improve even when the treatment ends. The gains from CBT and from drug treatment are lost.