Posts for the “B. Policy” category

Fit to Practice? The Experience of State Registration from the perspective of an art therapist

by Kevin Jones on October 9, 2009

Art therapy as a profession has never critically reflected upon the effects of state regulation on its teaching and practice. There is  no evidence that state regulation has improved either (…)

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Opposing the Section 60 Order which will make psychology a function of the state – as it was in Soviet Russia.

by Julia Evans on April 16, 2009

Letter of protest sent across both Houses of Parliament : Amended 6th November 2012 Julia Evans: Flat 1 (Basement Flat), 32 Nevern Square, Earl’s Court, London, SW5 9PE Web-site: (…)

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January 2009: The bps’s plea to Parliament not to cosh it with regulation

by Julia Evans on January 9, 2009

This letter is not now available on the internet, as is any of the archive material from the bps’s statutory regulation web-site. I have therefore retrieved it from my files (…)

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The Unconscious & the Sinthome : 17th December 2008 : Jacques-Alain Miller

by Julia Evans on December 17, 2008

Sixth session of the 08/09 course at University of Paris VIII,  L’orientation lacanienne III, Choses de finesse en psychanalyse Published – Ten Line News, no 435, 5th January 2009 – L’inconscient et le (…)

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Wellbeing & Happiness as used by the UK Government

by Julia Evans on May 7, 2007

Introduction   Wellbeing and happiness are two words, constructions, or concepts in use by Government in changing the practice of all health professionals. This paper has three sections: first it (…)

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Ordinary Psychosis : 26th November 2006 (Buenos Aires) : Éric Laurent

by Julia Evans on November 26, 2006

A Lecture at ICBA, Buenos Aires, (ICdeBA | Instituto Clínico de Buenos Aires on November 26, 2006. Translation by Dinorah Otero. Published by Available here Or available here References (…)

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Guiding Principles for Any Psychoanalytic Act: 16th July 2006 : Rome : Éric Laurent

by Julia Evans on July 16, 2006

Éric Laurent, 
Delegate General of the World Association of Psychoanalysis (WAP) Adopted by the General Assembly of the AMP (WAP), Rome, 16th July 2006[i] Available here Background At the WAP (…)

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The Perverse Effects of EBM and the Remedies that Psychoanalysis Brings : 2nd February 2006 (Paris) : Éric Laurent

by Julia Evans on February 2, 2006

Paris Calling No. 6b As was mentioned in the report published in Paris Calling No. 6, during the 2 February 2006* afternoon session of the Déprime-Dépression Colloquium dedicated to ‘Depression, (…)

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‘another example of the modern disease of compulsive risk assessment psychosis – otherwise known as crap’ Prof John Adams

by Julia Evans on November 4, 2005

I circulate this (February 2012), which was found lurking within my computer, for the following reasons: 1) It shows proof of my claim to have been grappling with these problems: (…)

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The Black Hole of Vanities : 9th September 2005 : Éric Laurent

by Julia Evans on September 9, 2005

Published : A previous version seems to have been published on the École de la Cause Freudienne Messager web-site, as ‘Le trou noir des vanités’, ECF-messager, 2nd March 2000. This (…)

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