Losing an anchoring in the everyday: The role of trust in understanding delusions – Owen Earnshaw (SPIRE seminar, 9 February 2012, Durham University)

We take pleasure in inviting you to join us for the next SPIRE (Support and Partnership for Ideas, Research and Empowerment) seminar: Losing an anchoring in the everyday: The role of trust in understanding delusions Owen Earnshaw 9th February 2012, 12 – 2 with lunch provided D13, Seminar Room, Ebsworth Read more…

Marius Romme and Sandra Escher – Accepting and Making Sense of Hearing Voices – Public Lecture Wednesday 19 October

Professor Marius Romme and Dr Sandra Escher Accepting and making sense of hearing voices 19 October 2011, 5.30-6.30pm Penthouse Suite, Collingwood College, Durham University Prof.  Dr. Marius Romme: In this lecture I will explain: the core concept of the new approach towards hearing voices, the outline of its beginning and development, Read more…

On Psychiatric Metaphor: Exploring the Use of Clinical Concepts in Cultural Theory – Angela Woods CMH Seminar 26 October

On Psychiatric Metaphor: Exploring the Use of Clinical Concepts in Cultural Theory Dr Angela Woods, Centre for Medical Humanities Wednesday 26 October, 5 pm St Chad’s Chapel and SCR Followed by wine and canapés Anti-Oedipus (1979): French philosopher Gilles Deleuze and Italian psychoanalyst Félix Guattari argue that schizophrenia is a Read more…