This year’s Australian Psychoanalytical Society’s Open Days – Contemporary Psychoanalysis: A Treatment for Our Times, will be held in Melbourne, at the RACV Club, 601 Collins Street, Melbourne on 5th September 2015 and will be followed by clinical workshops and the opportunity to experience a Balint Group on 6th September 2015.

The conference will examine the role of psychoanalysis in treating serious mental disorders including those which underpin terrorism and fundamentalism.

The Keynote speaker is Professor Rudi Vermote M.D, (psychiatrist, and psychoanalyst [Belgium] and distinguished guest speakers Mr Neville Symington and Dr John Boots.

A link to the preliminary announcement and further details can be found here.