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6 mental health benefits of plants: Does Flower Power boost your mood?

We are all aware that different flowers have been ascribed different meanings, but they have also been proven to have a positive effect on mental health. They can also affect…

Death of Derek Love

We were sad to hear that Derek Love died on Tuesday 19th March 2019. Derek was a group analyst who worked at WPF Therapy for many years including setting up…

Kelly Holmes on mental health and happiness: ‘I’ve been to the lowest point and the highest

Kelly Holmes’s new podcast, What Do I Do? Mental Health and Me, is out on audible.co.uk on 22 March 2019 Since retiring, double gold medalist athlete Kelly Holmes has opened up about…

Please bear with us

We are experiencing some plumbing difficulties this afternoon which may mean disruption. We will get it sorted as soon as possible so please bear with us if we need to…

WPF Therapy – Meet the Staff

Shefa Jahan is our Academic Standards Manager. Her job involves making sure that WPF Therapy maintain high academic standards and quality assurance in our training. Before joining us Shefa spent…

WPF Therapy Book of the Month – March 2019

This illuminating book, Dissecting the Superego: Moralities Under the Psychoanalytic Microscope edited by Celia Harding, offers a comprehensive overview of how the superego, the workings of our moral faculties, may be understood…

Gwen Adshed Lecture – 8 June 2019

Dr Gwen Adshed will be giving a lecture at WPF Therapy on Saturday 8 June 2019, entitled Violence and Violent Perpetrators. She is one of the Consultant Forensic Psychiatrists on…

WPF Therapy – Meet the Staff

Michael Lyons works as a seminar leader on our Foundation Certificate in Counselling Skills and our Clinical Qualification in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy. He is also be a familiar face to many…

Diana Athill, writer and editor, dies aged 101

In the year that WPF Therapy celebrates reaching its 50th year anniversary, the greatly admired writer Diana Athill has passed away upon reaching 101. In much of her later writing,…