10 Windsor Walk International Therapeutic Playgroup Conference

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A collaboration between IOPA and 10 Windsor Walk

The 10 Windsor Walk International Therapeutic Playgroup Conference
Saturday 18th May 2024 | 9.00am - 5.00pm BST

In person only at the Institute of Psychoanalysis

This conference will focus on psychoanalytically informed playgroups for babies, toddlers and their parents. Held in collaboration with the Institute of Psychoanalysis and the Austrian Cultural Forum.

Presentations include:

  • Therapeutic parent, baby and toddler playgroup for refugees and asylum seekers: bringing psychoanalysis to the community by the 10 Windsor Walk Therapeutic Playgroup team: Lisa Rose Akanuma, Fatima Martinez del Solar, Inge-Martine Pretorius and Teresa Sarmiento.
  • Parent Toddler Group experiences and the change of dyadic-aggressive family relations between a young boy and his mother by Ruth Weissensteiner, Sabine Freilinger, Judith Thaller, Alexa Kyra Weber, Christin Reisenhofer, Margit Datler, Wilfried Datler, from Vienna, Austria.
  • The Casa dei Piccoli in Ravenna, Italy by Nedda Papi.
  • The challenges of establishing and running a mother and toddler group in partnership with other agencies in Greater Manchester by Julie Trice.

    Click here to view the full programme

The conference is preceded by an evening reception on Friday the 17th May, generously hosted by the Austrian Cultural Forum.

Location: 28 Rutland Gate, London, SW7 1PQ
(Regrettably, the Austrian Cultural Forum does not have a level access entrance)

Due to changing the venue of the conference to accommodate more delegates, tickets that also include attendance to the reception on the 17th of May at the Austrian Cultural Forum will be granted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Tickets include lunch and a drinks reception on Saturday.

About 10 Windsor Walk CIC:

10 Windsor Walk (10WW) is an independent Community Interest Company established by South London members of the British Psychoanalytical Society in 2018. The aim of 10WW is to offer psychoanalysis and psychoanalytic psychotherapy to the local community, and provide a home for trainees and psychoanalysts in South London. Learn more here: https://www.10windsorwalk.org.uk/

Concession ticket prices are for students, NHS trainees and unwaged/low income. Please email outreach@iopa.org.uk if you are unsure if you qualify for a concession ticket.

REFUND POLICY: Tickets are fully refundable until 14 days before the event, after this time no refunds will be issued. For full series bookings, tickets are fully refundable 14 days before the first session in the series.

Views and opinions expressed by speakers are their own and do not represent the views or opinions of the Institute, event organisers or other speakers. We expect delegates to respect the confidentiality of clinical material discussed in our events. The content must not be recorded, conveyed or disseminated in any format and participants must not share access to the event with non-registered participants.


May 18th, 2024 9:00 AM through  5:00 PM
Institute of Psychoanalysis
Byron House
112a Shirland Road
London W9 2BT
United Kingdom
If selected, only members with the status New, Current or Grace and those that have a website account will be able to register for this event.