Maudsley Lectures in Psychoanalysis | Conversations on Covid: Psychoanalytic Perspectives on the Pandemic

The full Autumn Term Maudsley lecture series looking at 'Conversations on Covid: Psychoanalytic Perspectives on the Pandemic'


The Maudsley Lectures in Psychoanalysis are a series exploring the application of psychoanalytic concepts to clinical work and beyond. 

This Autumn we will be reflecting on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic from a psychoanalytic perspective across 9 topics.  

The Maudsley Lectures will be of particular interest to clinicians and trainees working in psychiatry, psychology, psychoanalysis, psychotherapy, nursing and other areas of mental health. They are open to anyone interested in psychoanalytic ideas.

  • Lectures start at 6.30pm and are held on Mondays
  • Each lecture lasts approximately one hour, then there is time for questions

Chaired by: Emma Hotopf, Maxine Dennis, Antje Netzer-Stein

Past Lectures: 

5th Oct | Trauma: The Impact of Covid 19 | Jo Stubley 

12th Oct | Reflections on the pandemic | David Bell & Stephani Hatch 

19th Oct | Death and Dying in a time of Covid 19 | Maggie Bisset & Eileen McGinley 

2nd Nov | Couples, Covid and cooking: Understanding couples responses to the pandemic | Avi Shmueli

 9th Nov | Life, Death and Psychoanalysis in Shadow of the Pandemic | Josh Cohen

16th Nov | Pandemics in literature | Neil Vickers

23rd Nov | Covid-19: How can Organisations Contain Anxiety in the Face of a Pandemic? | Jo O'Reilly, Philip Stokoe and Sir Norman Lamb 

30th Nov | Covid-19 does not discriminate - or does it? | Fakhry Davids and Shubulade Smith

 7th Dec | Into the Abyss: Covid, Neuropsychiatry and Psychoanalysis | Anthony David and Cynthia Fu

Please note: These lectures will be held on Zoom and will also be available for the following 24 hours to all registered participants.

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

Concession tickets are available, for students, BPAS candidates and NHS trainees. Please email if you are unsure if you qualify for a concession ticket.

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

October 5th, 2020 6:30 PM through December 7th, 2020 8:00 PM
Remote Event, delivered via Zoom
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.