AJA-BJAA-SAP Joint Trainee Workshop

Fairy Tales in Clinical Work

Dr Verena Kast

5th March 2016

Times: 9h30am – 15h00pm

Venue: SAP Library, 1 Daleham Gardens, London, NW3 5BY

This workshop will explore working with fairy tales with imagination, and thinking about how we develop our understanding of fairy tales in the consulting room.

About the Speaker

Dr. Verena Kast was Professor of Psychology at the University of Zurich and is a training analyst, supervisor and lecturer at the C.G. Jung Institute of Zurich, Küsnacht. She is president of the Curatorium. Author of numerous books among others: The Dynamics of Symbols. Father-Daughter, Mother-Son. Freeing Ourselves from the Complexes that Bind Us. Element, Dorset.

Suggested background reading: Folktales as Therapy, Fromm International 1995