‘A walk on the Wild Side’ came to me after discussion with Antony. I wanted to introduce ‘On walking’, but he thought it wouldn’t interest people so I changed the […]
The motif of stupidity is around in the therapy world in at least two ways at the moment. One way, to caricature a bit, is in the motif of mindfulness, […]
Dr Mustafa Alachkar will be introducing the Café on 14 July on the topic of WAR and PEACE. Why not come along and join the discussion?
How do men learn to become men? Maybe men and women aren’t from mars and venus, they’re simply sent there!
Madness is something that I spend quite a lot of my professional time thinking about; although often in quite an isolated, intellectualised, fashion as I sit proudly in my Ivory […]
When preparing for the Café Psychologique, I discovered it was national sibling day on 10 April – well in the USA anyway. I found myself overwhelmed by quotes from my Google search […]
There is of course the irony in the title of this Café, so we began by experiencing a minute and a half of silence, just to focus our minds on […]
If you are on Desert Island Discs, what discs do you choose? That was how we started this conversation… Maybe you have your own plans carefully worked out; maybe your […]
Every year when I was a kid I wished for what I really wanted, but somehow we all understood the financial situation and knew we wouldn’t get it. We always […]
We started with our thoughts and responses to the idea of what it means to be human as both embodied and em-brained. Neuroscience is illuminating the interconnectivity of body and […]