David Morgan (BAHons D.Clin.Psych. FBPAS FPBPA SMBPF. AMBPS. MBPC) worked as a consultant psychotherapist in the NHS for 25 years at Kings College Hospital, Camden Psychotherapy Unit and The Portman Clinic. He is chair of the Political Minds Seminars at the Institute of Psychoanalysis. He regularly contributes to radio and television and lectures nationally and internationally. Morgan’s recent research has focused on the psychological implications for whistleblowers and the conditions, socially, politically, and psychologically under which a person may "turn a blind eye" or take on the responsibility of whistleblowing. He also presents a podcast called Frontier Psychoanalyst on BBC i-player.
His work includes:
Morgan, David. ‘Children as Receptacles of Parental Violence’ in Educational Therapy & Therapeutic Teaching the Journal of the Caspari Foundation. (14. 2001) P, 53.
Morgan, David. ‘Psychoanalysis and Regeneration’. The Modern Novel: Critical Approaches. By Barbara Bleiman, Jane Ogborn and Lucy Webster. [English and Media Centre: London, 2002]
Lectures on Violence, Perversion and Delinquency. The Portman Papers Series. David Morgan & Stan Ruszczynski. [Karnac: London, 2007]
Morgan, David. ‘Objectum Sexuality’—The Independent, May 25 (2008).
Morgan, David. ‘Enactments Moving From Deadly Ways of Relating to the Beginnings of Mental Life’. The British Journal of Psychotherapy (24.2. 2001).
Morgand, David. ‘Bearing and Not bearing Unbearable Realities’. In, Containment In The Community: Supportive Frameworks for thinking about Antisocial Behaviour and Mental Health. The Portman Papers Series. Editors A. Rubital, David Reiss. [Karnac: London, 2011]
Morgan, David. ‘Discussion of Professor Jonathan Webbers‘ Sexuality and Perversion’ as part of the ‘Meaningful and Mindedness’ Series at The Tavistock, 27 January 2012 in British Psychoanalytic Society Bulletin Annual Review. 2012.
Morgan, David. ‘The Uncertain Patient in ‘Psychoanalysis and Homosexuality’. Moving On a personal account of the conference by Jan McGregor Hepburn BPC. December, 2012.
Morgan, David. ‘Is it Coz I’m White?’ in ‘Thinking Space’: Promoting Thinking about Race, Culture and Diversity in Psychotherapy and Beyond. Tavistock Clinic Series. Editor, Frank Lowe. Margot Waddell (Series Editor). [Karnac: London, 2013]
Morgan, David. ‘“Don’t Shoot the Messenger”: A historic look at some who took the plunge to make a difference.’ New Internationalist (471. April, 2014)
Morgan, David. ‘“I had to do it”: What makes some people risk all to speak out?’. New Internationalist (471. April, 2014)
Morgan, David. ‘Destroying the Knowledge of the Need for Love’. In Interpretive Voices: Responding to Patients. J. Arundale & D. Bellman. [Karnac: London, 2015].
2019 (pub March): The Political Mind books 1and 2 Edited by David Morgan