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Panel on life of R. D. Laing, dissident psychiatrist

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Dr. Brent Potter has organized a panel to speak about the life and work of R.D. Laing, the controversial psychoanalyst, psychiatrist, and human rights advocate, who Dr. Potter states, "laid the groundwork for therapeutic households, mental health law reform, and the peer recovery movement."

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  • Panel
When Mar 30, 2012
from 12:05 AM to 12:55 PM
Where Point Park University, Pittsburgh, PA
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Contact Phone (206) 832-7872
Attendees Attendees of Fifth Annual Conference of the Society for Humanistic Psychology of the American Psychological Association.
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R.D. Laing spotlighted by panel

 

Confirmed speakers on the panel are Drs. Theodor Itten, Andrew Feldmar, Daniel Burston, Dan Edmunds, Miles Groth, Matt Stichman, and Murray Gordon. 

The panel, called The Legacy of R.D. Laing, will speak on March 30, 2012 at Point Park University, Pittsburgh, PA, during the Fifth Annual Conference of the Society for Humanistic Psychology of the American Psychological Association. 

A book by the same title will be published and available by that time. The book is an edited volume containing articles by most all of R.D. Laing's close friends/colleagues and contemporaries. 

 


This event is not organized by MindFreedom. Event organizers responsible for content. Announcement provided by:

Brent Potter, Ph.D., LMHC, CMHS, MMHS; Existential Psychoanalyst/Psychotherapist

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