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New Religious Movements and Counselling - 50th Inform Seminar

18 May 13

To register: WE ARE NOW TAKING PAYPAL BOOKINGS: www.inform.ac/seminar-payment
Or post a booking form (see below) and a cheque payable to 'Inform' to Inform, Houghton St., London WC2A 2AE.
(Inform@lse.ac.uk; 020 7955 7677).

Tickets (including buffet lunch, coffee and tea) paid by 29 April 2013 cost  £38 each (£18 students/unwaged).
NB. Tickets booked after 29 April 2013 will cost £48 each (£28 students/unwaged).
A limited number of seats will be made available to A-Level students at £10 before 29 April 2013 (£20 after 29 April). A party of 5 or more A-Level students from one school can include one member of staff at the same price.


Inform Seminars are intended to help participants to understand, or at least recognise, different perspectives. The presence of speakers on an Inform programme does not mean that Inform endorses their position.

9.30am - 10.00am:           Registration

10.00am - 10.15am:         Welcome and Introduction, Professor Eileen Barker

10.15am - 10.45am:         Dr Hamish Cameron (Child Psychiatrist) Counselling and Minority Religions

10.45am - 11.15am:         Lizzy Calcioli (Scientology Auditor) Auditing as “Spiritual Counselling”

11.15am - 11.45am: Coffee

11.45am – 12.15pm:        Simon Cooper (Unificationist) Working out Family Conflict

12.15pm - 12.45pm:        Pat Ryan & Joe Kelly (Thought Reform Counsellors) Restoring Family Connections

12.45pm – 1.30pm:          Small Group Discussions

1.30pm - 2.15pm:             Lunch

2.15pm - 2.45pm:             Karl Williams (Consultant Counselling Psychologist) Clinical approaches to NRMS: discourse, power and pathology

2.45pm - 3.15pm:             Maitreyabandhu (Teacher at the London Buddhist Centre & Author) Mindfulness-Based Approaches and Buddhism

3.15pm - 3.45pm:             Tea

3.45pm – 4.15pm:            Dr Linda Dubrow-Marshall (Clinical and Counselling Psychologist; co-founder of RETIRN) The Psychological Aetiology and Sequelae of Involvement with New Religious Movements: Counselling Issues for Members, Former Members, and Families

4.15pm - 4.45pm:             General Panel Discussion

Associated file:
Inform Booking form May 2013.pdf

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