Conference programme

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Thursday 15th March:

3.15                  Mihi Whakatau

5.00 – 5.45      Registration

5.45 – 6.30      Whakawhanaungatanga

6.30 – 9.00      Meal and welcome to new members

Friday 16th March:

8.00 – 9.00      Registration

8.45 – 9.00      Daily welcome and notices

9.00 – 10.30    Keynote address: Dr. Tess Moeke-Maxwell “What support do kaumātua need at the end of life? Stories about people of advanced age through the eyes of their bereaved whānau carers” (abstract)

10.30 – 11.00  Morning tea

11.00 – 12.30  Papers:

Megan Bryan and Monique Lammers ‘As We Grow: Ashburn Clinic and the opportunity for residential psychotherapy’

Kay Ryan ‘Tua o te aria – Doorways into dying: Meaningful encounters at end of life’

John O’Connor ‘Madness of the mind: Growing the self in the mind of the other, and in the psychotherapeutic relationship’

12.30 – 2.00    Lunch

2.00 – 3.00      Keynote address: Dr. Sandhya Ramrakha “Research highlights from the Dunedin Study” (abstract)

Saturday 17th March:

8.15                 Daily welcome and notices

8.30 – 10.00    Keynote address: Dr. Anne Alvarez “Future Perfect: Some reflections on the sense of anticipation in ordinary infants and in psychoanalytic work” (abstract)

10.00 – 10.30  Morning tea

10.30 – 12.00  Keynote address: Professor Khyla Russell (organised by TTBAC)

12.00 – 1.30    Lunch

1.30 – 2.30      Forum

2.30 – 3.00      Afternoon tea

3.00 – 4.30      AGM

6.15 – 12.00    Dinner dance, including awarding DSAs etc.

Sunday 18th March:

8.45                 Daily welcome and notices

9.00 – 10.00  Papers:

Olli Antilla ‘An octogenarian perspective’

Crispin Balfour ‘Te Tipu Haere: Growing into being’

Sue Bradshaw ‘Frustration: A portal to creativity and growth’

10.10 – 11.10  Papers:

Anna Fleming ‘Ngā Tāpiritanga: Secure attachments from a Māori perspective’

Kerry Thomas-Antilla ‘How do psychotherapists grow?’

Mark Thorpe ‘Teaching psychotherapy in a behavioural world: An autoethnographic account’

11.10 – 11.40  Morning tea

11.40 – 12.10  Farewell and reflections

12.10 – 1.00    Whakakapi